The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 74 121 96
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 128 69 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.16% 1.68% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 1.76% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 103 64 75
Average salary £28,000 £28,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.88% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

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 Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +2 19 £31,250 +7.75% 6
Salford +4 9 £23,000 +19.48%
Bolton -9 7 £32,500 +26.21% 1
Wigan +14 4 £20,250 -5.81% 2
Rochdale -1 3 £35,000 +33.33%
Cheadle -6 3 £32,500 +22.64% 2
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 137 (65.87%) Windows
2 93 (44.71%) Microsoft
2 93 (44.71%) VMware
3 74 (35.58%) MS Exchange
3 74 (35.58%) SQL
4 59 (28.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 57 (27.40%) Active Directory
6 52 (25.00%) Linux
7 50 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (23.56%) UNIX
8 49 (23.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 48 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 46 (22.12%) Citrix
10 46 (22.12%) Hyper-V
11 45 (21.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 43 (20.67%) WAN
13 41 (19.71%) LAN
14 39 (18.75%) Cisco
15 36 (17.31%) SCCM
16 35 (16.83%) SCOM
17 34 (16.35%) ITIL
18 29 (13.94%) Oracle
19 28 (13.46%) Windows 7
20 27 (12.98%) MS Office
21 26 (12.50%) SQL Server
21 26 (12.50%) Relational Database
22 25 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2010
22 25 (12.02%) Windows XP
22 25 (12.02%) Finance
23 24 (11.54%) DNS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 74 (35.58%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.17%) WebLogic
4 16 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (4.81%) IIS
7 8 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (3.37%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.44%) Lync
9 3 (1.44%) Apache
9 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.96%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.48%) DNN
11 1 (0.48%) TPMS
11 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 48 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.81%) Sage 1000
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.96%) Office 365
2 2 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 43 (20.67%) WAN
2 41 (19.71%) LAN
3 24 (11.54%) DNS
3 24 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 23 (11.06%) DHCP
5 16 (7.69%) SAN
5 16 (7.69%) VPN
6 14 (6.73%) Firewall
6 14 (6.73%) Internet
7 9 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (3.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (2.88%) WLAN
10 4 (1.92%) Ethernet
10 4 (1.92%) VoIP
11 2 (0.96%) Wireless
11 2 (0.96%) Network Security
11 2 (0.96%) NAS
12 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.48%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.48%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 26 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.96%) MySQL
6 2 (0.96%) OLAP
6 2 (0.96%) Redis
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.25%) Ant
2 11 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (0.48%) MSI
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (12.02%) Finance
2 16 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.33%) Retail
4 5 (2.40%) Greek Language
4 5 (2.40%) Polish Language
5 2 (0.96%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.73%) J2EE
2 12 (5.77%) Web Services
3 11 (5.29%) EJB
4 10 (4.81%) .NET
5 4 (1.92%) Java EE
5 4 (1.92%) Middleware
6 3 (1.44%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.44%) XML
7 2 (0.96%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.96%) COM
7 2 (0.96%) RESTful
7 2 (0.96%) REST
7 2 (0.96%) HATEOAS
8 1 (0.48%) CSS3
8 1 (0.48%) HTML5
8 1 (0.48%) HTML
8 1 (0.48%) CSS
8 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.48%) jQuery
8 1 (0.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.88%) iPhone
2 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.92%) Open Source
4 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.96%) Clustering
5 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 137 (65.87%) Windows
2 52 (25.00%) Linux
3 50 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (23.56%) UNIX
4 49 (23.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (13.46%) Windows 7
6 25 (12.02%) Windows XP
7 24 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 6 (2.88%) Android
10 3 (1.44%) AIX
10 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.96%) Solaris
11 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.35%) ITIL
2 20 (9.62%) Problem Management
3 19 (9.13%) Service Management
3 19 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (8.65%) CRM
5 15 (7.21%) Change Management
6 10 (4.81%) Change Control
7 8 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 8 (3.85%) Project Management
8 7 (3.37%) PRINCE2
8 7 (3.37%) Integration Testing
8 7 (3.37%) Software Deployment
9 5 (2.40%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.92%) MVC
11 3 (1.44%) Data Management
11 3 (1.44%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (1.44%) TDD
12 2 (0.96%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (0.96%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (0.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 74 (35.58%) SQL
2 20 (9.62%) Java
3 15 (7.21%) Shell Script
4 11 (5.29%) Jython
5 6 (2.88%) C#
6 4 (1.92%) Python
7 2 (0.96%) F#
7 2 (0.96%) Perl
7 2 (0.96%) PHP
7 2 (0.96%) Tcl
8 1 (0.48%) AppleScript
8 1 (0.48%) VB
8 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.48%) Ruby
8 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 45 (21.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.06%) MCSE
2 23 (11.06%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (10.10%) CCNA
3 21 (10.10%) MCTS
4 20 (9.62%) MCP
5 19 (9.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (8.65%) MCITP
7 17 (8.17%) Degree
8 16 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
9 13 (6.25%) MCSA
10 11 (5.29%) CCA
11 7 (3.37%) NCDA
12 6 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (2.40%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.92%) CCEE
15 2 (0.96%) RHCT
15 2 (0.96%) HND
15 2 (0.96%) CCNP
16 1 (0.48%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.21%) SLA
2 5 (2.40%) BS7799
2 5 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (28.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (27.40%) Active Directory
3 46 (22.12%) Hyper-V
4 17 (8.17%) XenApp
5 16 (7.69%) XenDesktop
6 13 (6.25%) vSphere
7 11 (5.29%) XenServer
8 8 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.92%) Squid
10 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.48%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.48%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.48%) Cronacle
11 1 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 36 (17.31%) SCCM
2 35 (16.83%) SCOM
3 10 (4.81%) SCVMM
4 8 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.48%) OpenView
6 1 (0.48%) WSUS
6 1 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 93 (44.71%) Microsoft
1 93 (44.71%) VMware
2 46 (22.12%) Citrix
3 39 (18.75%) Cisco
4 29 (13.94%) Oracle
5 14 (6.73%) McAfee
6 10 (4.81%) Avaya
6 10 (4.81%) Sage
7 9 (4.33%) NetApp
8 6 (2.88%) Symantec
9 5 (2.40%) JBoss
9 5 (2.40%) Fujitsu
10 4 (1.92%) Sophos
10 4 (1.92%) OpenLink
11 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.44%) HP
12 2 (0.96%) Dell
12 2 (0.96%) Apple
12 2 (0.96%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.48%) Exinda
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Avecto Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton
DP Connect
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Subject to experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £0.00 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
SolutionsPT
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum +excellent benefits including bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: plus on call
Posted: 11 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 28 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 28 days ago