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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 166 178 185
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 19 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 0.15% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.16% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 3
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £18,125 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £24,500 £26,300
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-5.15% -3.00%
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
3462 3772 3961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.69% 95.04% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 3138 3420
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 5 £22,500 - 1
Altrincham - 4 £25,000 - 1
Sale - 1 £20,000 - 1
Salford - 1 £18,000 -
Stockport - 1 £26,000 -
IT Support Engineer
North West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 39 (97.50%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 21 (52.50%) DHCP
3 21 (52.50%) DNS
3 21 (52.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 17 (42.50%) Windows 8
6 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 15 (37.50%) WAN
7 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (35.00%) VMware
8 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (32.50%) VPN
9 13 (32.50%) LAN
10 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (25.00%) WLAN
11 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 10 (25.00%) ERP
11 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (20.00%) Citrix
12 8 (20.00%) Windows Vista
13 7 (17.50%) Firewall
13 7 (17.50%) MS Office

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 25 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 21 (52.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.00%) Lync
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DHCP
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
2 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 15 (37.50%) WAN
3 13 (32.50%) VPN
3 13 (32.50%) LAN
4 10 (25.00%) WLAN
5 7 (17.50%) Firewall
6 4 (10.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.50%) MPLS
8 1 (2.50%) Telnet
8 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) iPhone
2 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 17 (42.50%) Windows 8
4 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (20.00%) Windows Vista
7 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ERP
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (2.50%) Change Control
4 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VB
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
2 5 (12.50%) MCSA
3 4 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCDST
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec
5 3 (7.50%) Draytek
5 3 (7.50%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £19000 - £21000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension & extensive bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Altrincham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Oldham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago