The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 45 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.16% 5.27% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 5.54% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 5
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £27,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,300 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
386 523 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.57% 95.09% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 276 459 286
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Liverpool region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) DHCP
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
4 6 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
6 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) VoIP
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
8 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.76%) ADSL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) SMTP
6 2 (11.76%) ADSL
6 2 (11.76%) ISDN
6 2 (11.76%) PSTN
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) WEP
6 2 (11.76%) WPA
6 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 2 (11.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) J2EE
2 2 (11.76%) COM
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCDST
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Avaya
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Liverpool
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago