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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 169 192 176
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 7 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
3159 3805 3570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.52% 96.50% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2614 3247 3093
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
4 5 (55.56%) NCDA
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (55.56%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) CCNA
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (55.56%) MCTS
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Symantec
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) Data Management
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) OpenVPN
4 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) CentOS
7 1 (11.11%) Debian
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (55.56%) MCTS
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (55.56%) NCDA
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SnapMirror
1 2 (22.22%) SnapVault
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) NetApp
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat