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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 87 109 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 118 61 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.22% 1.92% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 1.99% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 113 56 107
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £21,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
3550 3059 3708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.81% 96.04% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3059 2559 3196
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +28 21 £31,500 +57.50% 4
Rochdale - 8 £40,000 - 2
Salford 0 7 £31,600 -9.71% 2
Altrincham - 7 £27,000 -
Oldham -19 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bolton -16 2 £18,500 -5.12%
Bury - 2 £30,000 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £33,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £30,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 146 (71.22%) Windows
2 92 (44.88%) Active Directory
3 83 (40.49%) Microsoft
4 75 (36.59%) VMware
5 73 (35.61%) Linux
6 63 (30.73%) SQL Server
7 57 (27.80%) ITIL
7 57 (27.80%) Windows Server
8 52 (25.37%) MS Exchange
8 52 (25.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (23.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (23.41%) WAN
9 48 (23.41%) Cisco
10 47 (22.93%) SQL
11 46 (22.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 38 (18.54%) PowerShell
14 37 (18.05%) Hyper-V
14 37 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (15.61%) LAN
16 30 (14.63%) Citrix
17 29 (14.15%) DNS
18 28 (13.66%) MS Office
18 28 (13.66%) Firewall
18 28 (13.66%) Exchange Server 2010
19 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (12.68%) Telecoms
20 25 (12.20%) VPN
20 25 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
21 24 (11.71%) Windows 7

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 52 (25.37%) MS Exchange
2 28 (13.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (11.22%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (3.90%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (3.41%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.93%) IIS
8 6 (2.93%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.95%) Apache
10 4 (1.95%) JBoss
11 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Magento
1 1 (0.49%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (8.78%) Office 365
3 13 (6.34%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (6.34%) Amazon S3
3 13 (6.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.44%) GitHub
6 4 (1.95%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.98%) SaaS
8 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.41%) WAN
2 32 (15.61%) LAN
3 29 (14.15%) DNS
4 28 (13.66%) Firewall
5 25 (12.20%) VPN
6 20 (9.76%) DHCP
6 20 (9.76%) Internet
7 15 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (5.37%) SAN
8 11 (5.37%) TCP/IP
9 10 (4.88%) VoIP
10 9 (4.39%) BGP
10 9 (4.39%) OSPF
10 9 (4.39%) VLAN
11 7 (3.41%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (2.93%) DMS-100
12 6 (2.93%) MPLS
12 6 (2.93%) Skype
12 6 (2.93%) SNMP
12 6 (2.93%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (30.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.41%) MySQL
5 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.95%) Bugzilla
2 4 (1.95%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.95%) JIRA
3 2 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 26 (12.68%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.85%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.37%) Finance
4 4 (1.95%) Back Office
4 4 (1.95%) Legal
5 3 (1.46%) Electronics
5 3 (1.46%) Games
6 2 (0.98%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.29%) Web Services
2 5 (2.44%) .NET
2 5 (2.44%) Middleware
3 4 (1.95%) AngularJS
3 4 (1.95%) Apache Camel
3 4 (1.95%) jQuery
4 3 (1.46%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.78%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.93%) iPad
4 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.44%) Wiki
6 4 (1.95%) CCTV
6 4 (1.95%) Clustering
6 4 (1.95%) PKI
7 3 (1.46%) CMDB
7 3 (1.46%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 146 (71.22%) Windows
2 73 (35.61%) Linux
3 57 (27.80%) Windows Server
4 52 (25.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (22.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (11.71%) Windows 7
7 22 (10.73%) Unix
8 16 (7.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.39%) Data ONTAP
9 9 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.41%) CentOS
10 7 (3.41%) Windows 10
11 5 (2.44%) AIX
12 4 (1.95%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.49%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.80%) ITIL
2 24 (11.71%) Problem Management
3 19 (9.27%) Mentoring
4 16 (7.80%) Load Testing
5 13 (6.34%) Capacity Management
5 13 (6.34%) Change Management
5 13 (6.34%) Configuration Management
5 13 (6.34%) Performance Analysis
5 13 (6.34%) Validation
6 10 (4.88%) Software Deployment
7 9 (4.39%) Application Virtualisation
7 9 (4.39%) Service Management
8 8 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (3.90%) ITIL V3
8 8 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (3.90%) WFM
9 7 (3.41%) Service Delivery
10 6 (2.93%) DevOps
10 6 (2.93%) PRINCE2
10 6 (2.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.93%) SQL
2 38 (18.54%) PowerShell
3 21 (10.24%) Python
4 20 (9.76%) Perl
5 13 (6.34%) VBScript
6 11 (5.37%) Java
7 10 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.90%) Ruby
9 7 (3.41%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.44%) PHP
11 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.46%) C#
12 1 (0.49%) C
12 1 (0.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (18.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.73%) Degree
3 19 (9.27%) MCSE
4 17 (8.29%) MCSA
5 14 (6.83%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (4.88%) CCNP
7 10 (4.88%) MCT
8 9 (4.39%) NCIE
9 7 (3.41%) CCNA
10 5 (2.44%) CCSE
11 3 (1.46%) CCA
11 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.46%) MCITP
11 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.46%) PMP
11 3 (1.46%) VCP5
12 2 (0.98%) MCTS
13 1 (0.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (44.88%) Active Directory
2 48 (23.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (18.05%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.27%) vSphere
5 9 (4.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (3.90%) XenApp
7 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.46%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (9.76%) SCCM
2 13 (6.34%) WSUS
3 9 (4.39%) Backup Exec
3 9 (4.39%) Puppet
4 6 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.44%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.95%) HP SIM
6 4 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.95%) SCOM
7 3 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.98%) Nagios
8 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.49%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.49%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 83 (40.49%) Microsoft
2 75 (36.59%) VMware
3 48 (23.41%) Cisco
4 30 (14.63%) Citrix
5 17 (8.29%) Intel Security
6 15 (7.32%) HP
7 13 (6.34%) NetApp
7 13 (6.34%) Symantec
8 10 (4.88%) Dell
8 10 (4.88%) Juniper
9 9 (4.39%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.90%) Extreme Networks
10 8 (3.90%) Sophos
11 7 (3.41%) SolarWinds
12 6 (2.93%) BroadSoft
12 6 (2.93%) Ericsson
12 6 (2.93%) GENBAND
12 6 (2.93%) Nortel
12 6 (2.93%) Veeam
13 5 (2.44%) EMC
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: With Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Gym, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + On Call Rota + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £33867 - £41653 per annum
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Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + bens
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