The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 191 183 181
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.048% 0.054% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.057% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £40,000 £38,675 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.42% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,735 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,615 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -10.38%
Senior 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
3958 3485 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.37% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3011 3224
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
Stockport - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Support Engineer
North West

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CCA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (20.00%) ISMS
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCA
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve