The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 86 102 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 131 88 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.52% 2.45% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 2.56% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 125 74 97
Median salary £31,000 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,400 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
3622 3438 4136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.61% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3163 2845 3528
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 3 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +29 22 £25,500 +2.00% 3
Rochdale - 9 £40,000 - 2
Salford -8 7 £31,600 -9.71%
Bury - 5 £30,000 -
Altrincham +6 4 £32,500 +47.72%
Oldham +3 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Cheadle - 4 £30,000 - 1
Bolton -4 2 £18,500 -16.85%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £33,000 - 1
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 134 (67.00%) Windows
2 88 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 81 (40.50%) Microsoft
4 74 (37.00%) Linux
5 71 (35.50%) VMware
6 62 (31.00%) SQL Server
7 52 (26.00%) ITIL
7 52 (26.00%) Windows Server
8 46 (23.00%) MS Excel
8 46 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (22.00%) SQL
9 44 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (21.50%) Cisco
11 42 (21.00%) WAN
12 39 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 39 (19.50%) MS Exchange
13 37 (18.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (17.00%) PowerShell
15 31 (15.50%) Hyper-V
15 31 (15.50%) LAN
15 31 (15.50%) Unix
16 30 (15.00%) VPN
17 28 (14.00%) DNS
18 27 (13.50%) Citrix
19 25 (12.50%) Firewall
19 25 (12.50%) Degree
20 24 (12.00%) JavaScript
21 23 (11.50%) Perl
21 23 (11.50%) SharePoint

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (19.50%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.50%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.50%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.00%) Apache
7 7 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.50%) CMS
8 5 (2.50%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.00%) JBoss
9 4 (2.00%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.50%) IIS
11 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 46 (23.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.50%) MS Office
3 5 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
1 1 (0.50%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.50%) Office 365
3 9 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (4.50%) Amazon S3
3 9 (4.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (3.00%) GitHub
5 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.00%) Basecamp
7 2 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (21.00%) WAN
2 31 (15.50%) LAN
3 30 (15.00%) VPN
4 28 (14.00%) DNS
5 25 (12.50%) Firewall
6 20 (10.00%) DHCP
7 16 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (7.00%) Internet
8 14 (7.00%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (5.50%) BGP
10 10 (5.00%) VoIP
11 9 (4.50%) OSPF
11 9 (4.50%) SAN
12 8 (4.00%) VLAN
13 6 (3.00%) DMS-100
13 6 (3.00%) MPLS
13 6 (3.00%) PBX
13 6 (3.00%) SNMP
13 6 (3.00%) Softswitch
14 4 (2.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.00%) Bugzilla
2 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.00%) JIRA
3 2 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 22 (11.00%) Finance
1 22 (11.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.50%) Legal
3 9 (4.50%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.00%) Banking
5 4 (2.00%) Back Office
6 3 (1.50%) Electronics
6 3 (1.50%) Games
7 2 (1.00%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Advertising
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.00%) Web Services
2 9 (4.50%) .NET
3 5 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (2.00%) CSS
4 4 (2.00%) HTML
4 4 (2.00%) jQuery
4 4 (2.00%) Middleware
5 1 (0.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.00%) iPad
3 6 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.50%) Wiki
5 4 (2.00%) CCTV
5 4 (2.00%) Clustering
5 4 (2.00%) PKI
6 3 (1.50%) CMDB
7 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.50%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.50%) Informatics
8 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 134 (67.00%) Windows
2 74 (37.00%) Linux
3 52 (26.00%) Windows Server
4 46 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (15.50%) Unix
7 23 (11.50%) Windows 7
8 12 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (5.50%) CentOS
9 11 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.50%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (2.50%) AIX
12 4 (2.00%) Debian
12 4 (2.00%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.00%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.50%) Solaris
14 1 (0.50%) SUSE
14 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.00%) ITIL
2 22 (11.00%) Mentoring
2 22 (11.00%) Problem Management
3 17 (8.50%) Configuration Management
4 14 (7.00%) Software Deployment
5 12 (6.00%) Change Management
6 11 (5.50%) Load Testing
6 11 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (5.50%) Validation
7 9 (4.50%) Application Virtualisation
7 9 (4.50%) Capacity Management
7 9 (4.50%) DevOps
7 9 (4.50%) Performance Analysis
7 9 (4.50%) Project Management
7 9 (4.50%) Service Management
8 8 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (3.50%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.00%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 44 (22.00%) SQL
2 34 (17.00%) PowerShell
3 24 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (11.50%) Perl
5 21 (10.50%) Java
6 17 (8.50%) Python
7 15 (7.50%) VBScript
8 8 (4.00%) Ruby
9 7 (3.50%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.50%) PHP
11 4 (2.00%) C#
12 3 (1.50%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.00%) Delphi
14 1 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (18.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.50%) Degree
3 20 (10.00%) MCSA
4 17 (8.50%) MCSE
5 14 (7.00%) MCT
6 11 (5.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (4.50%) NCIE
8 7 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.50%) CCNA
10 4 (2.00%) CCNP
10 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.50%) CCA
11 3 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.50%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.50%) PMP
11 3 (1.50%) VCP5
12 2 (1.00%) MCTS
13 1 (0.50%) CCIE
13 1 (0.50%) MCITP
13 1 (0.50%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 88 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (22.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (15.50%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.50%) vSphere
5 9 (4.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (4.00%) XenApp
7 5 (2.50%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.50%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (9.50%) SCCM
2 13 (6.50%) WSUS
3 12 (6.00%) Puppet
4 10 (5.00%) Nagios
4 10 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.00%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.50%) AirWatch
7 4 (2.00%) HP SIM
7 4 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.00%) SCOM
8 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.50%) Ansible
9 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.50%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 81 (40.50%) Microsoft
2 71 (35.50%) VMware
3 43 (21.50%) Cisco
4 27 (13.50%) Citrix
5 20 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 15 (7.50%) Intel Security
7 14 (7.00%) NetApp
8 10 (5.00%) Dell
8 10 (5.00%) Symantec
9 9 (4.50%) HP
9 9 (4.50%) Juniper
10 8 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
10 8 (4.00%) Sophos
11 7 (3.50%) Ericsson
11 7 (3.50%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.00%) BroadSoft
12 6 (3.00%) GENBAND
12 6 (3.00%) Nortel
13 5 (2.50%) EMC
13 5 (2.50%) iManage
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Element 6 Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Networking People
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + On Call + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 9 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
RM plc
Salary: £16000 - £24000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Talentera
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago