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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 161 176 186
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 23 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 4
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £22,400 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £26,150
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3721 3593 3912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.36% 94.48% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3130 3069 3389
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 4 £22,500 -
Altrincham - 3 £25,000 -
Salford - 2 £18,000 -
Bolton - 1 - - 1
IT Support Engineer
North West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (46.67%) DHCP
4 14 (46.67%) DNS
5 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (43.33%) VMware
6 12 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
8 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (26.67%) VPN
9 8 (26.67%) MS Office
9 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 7 (23.33%) WAN
10 7 (23.33%) LAN
10 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (16.67%) WLAN
11 5 (16.67%) ERP
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (16.67%) Windows Vista
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DHCP
1 14 (46.67%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 7 (23.33%) LAN
4 7 (23.33%) WAN
5 5 (16.67%) WLAN
6 4 (13.33%) Firewall
7 3 (10.00%) VLAN
8 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) MCP
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Draytek
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) EMC
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