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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 44 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.35% 3.46% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 3.55% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 9
Average salary £24,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £20,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
361 479 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.57% 97.56% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 281 426 373
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Lync
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) DMZ

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £13.50 - £14 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago