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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 113 111 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 74 80 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.05% 2.23% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.31% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 68 66 89
Median salary £33,250 £27,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.90% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
3522 3470 3824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.77% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 2876 3111
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Oldham - 8 £32,500 - 1
Rochdale +5 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Stockport -7 4 £32,250 +24.03% 1
Altrincham +6 3 £17,500 -53.33%
Salford +11 2 £40,000 +83.90%
Sale 0 2 £28,750 +43.75%
Wigan - 2 £19,000 -
Bury - 1 £27,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 91 (58.33%) Windows
2 83 (53.21%) Microsoft
3 69 (44.23%) Active Directory
4 54 (34.62%) Windows Server
5 49 (31.41%) MS Excel
6 45 (28.85%) VMware
7 37 (23.72%) Citrix
8 35 (22.44%) MS Office
9 34 (21.79%) Linux
10 33 (21.15%) VPN
10 33 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (20.51%) MS Exchange
11 32 (20.51%) Finance
12 31 (19.87%) Windows 7
12 31 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
13 29 (18.59%) ITIL
14 28 (17.95%) SQL Server
14 28 (17.95%) Cisco
15 27 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (16.67%) LAN
16 26 (16.67%) TCP/IP
16 26 (16.67%) SQL
17 25 (16.03%) Firewall
17 25 (16.03%) PowerShell
18 24 (15.38%) Degree
18 24 (15.38%) Legal
18 24 (15.38%) DNS
19 23 (14.74%) DHCP
19 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure

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 32 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (9.62%) CMS
3 15 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.85%) Apache
5 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.92%) WordPress
7 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.28%) IIS
8 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 49 (31.41%) MS Excel
2 35 (22.44%) MS Office
3 17 (10.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.21%) Office 365
4 3 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (1.92%) Route 53
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.15%) VPN
2 26 (16.67%) LAN
2 26 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 25 (16.03%) Firewall
4 24 (15.38%) DNS
5 23 (14.74%) DHCP
6 17 (10.90%) VoIP
6 17 (10.90%) WAN
7 14 (8.97%) BGP
8 11 (7.05%) MPLS
9 9 (5.77%) SAN
10 8 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (5.13%) Internet
10 8 (5.13%) OSPF
10 8 (5.13%) VLAN
11 7 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (4.49%) Network Security
11 7 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (3.85%) CTI
12 6 (3.85%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.85%) MySQL
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.28%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (20.51%) Finance
2 24 (15.38%) Legal
3 10 (6.41%) Banking
4 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.85%) Law
6 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.56%) Retail
7 2 (1.28%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.13%) .NET
2 7 (4.49%) HTML
3 6 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.56%) CSS
5 3 (1.92%) Web Services
5 3 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (0.64%) JMS
6 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.87%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (9.62%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.56%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.92%) iPad
6 3 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
6 3 (1.92%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.28%) Handset
7 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.28%) User Experience
8 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) Health Informatics
8 1 (0.64%) Informatics
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (58.33%) Windows
2 54 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 34 (21.79%) Linux
4 33 (21.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (19.87%) Windows 7
6 27 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (13.46%) Unix
8 15 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (5.77%) Android
10 8 (5.13%) CentOS
11 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
11 7 (4.49%) Windows 10
11 7 (4.49%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.85%) AIX
12 6 (3.85%) Debian
13 5 (3.21%) Windows 8
13 5 (3.21%) Windows Vista
14 4 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (2.56%) VMS
15 3 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.59%) ITIL
2 23 (14.74%) Mentoring
3 17 (10.90%) Document Management
4 15 (9.62%) Expense Management
4 15 (9.62%) Software Deployment
4 15 (9.62%) Workflow
5 13 (8.33%) Service Management
6 12 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 9 (5.77%) DevOps
8 7 (4.49%) Change Control
8 7 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.49%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (3.85%) Change Management
9 6 (3.85%) Coaching
9 6 (3.85%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (3.21%) Migration
10 5 (3.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.67%) SQL
2 25 (16.03%) PowerShell
3 16 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.62%) Java
4 15 (9.62%) VBScript
5 10 (6.41%) Perl
6 5 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.56%) C
8 3 (1.92%) C#
8 3 (1.92%) PHP
8 3 (1.92%) Python
9 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.28%) Delphi
10 1 (0.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (15.38%) Degree
3 22 (14.10%) MCSA
4 15 (9.62%) MCT
5 14 (8.97%) CCNA
5 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (7.05%) MCSE
7 7 (4.49%) MCTS
8 6 (3.85%) MCP
9 5 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.56%) NCDA
11 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.92%) MCITP
12 2 (1.28%) CCNP
12 2 (1.28%) RHCT
13 1 (0.64%) CCA
13 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 69 (44.23%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (14.10%) Hyper-V
4 15 (9.62%) Terminal Server
5 11 (7.05%) XenApp
6 5 (3.21%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.56%) vSphere
8 3 (1.92%) Docker
8 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.28%) XenServer
10 1 (0.64%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.64%) Squid
10 1 (0.64%) UAG
10 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 20 (12.82%) SCCM
2 14 (8.97%) Nagios
3 6 (3.85%) AirWatch
3 6 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 5 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.21%) Puppet
5 4 (2.56%) Ansible
6 3 (1.92%) WMI
7 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.64%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 83 (53.21%) Microsoft
2 45 (28.85%) VMware
3 37 (23.72%) Citrix
4 28 (17.95%) Cisco
5 20 (12.82%) iManage
6 16 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 15 (9.62%) Interwoven
8 10 (6.41%) NetApp
9 6 (3.85%) Mitel
9 6 (3.85%) Symantec
10 5 (3.21%) HP
11 4 (2.56%) Veeam
12 3 (1.92%) Ericsson
13 2 (1.28%) Apple
13 2 (1.28%) BroadSoft
13 2 (1.28%) Draytek
13 2 (1.28%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.28%) GENBAND
13 2 (1.28%) Sonus
14 1 (0.64%) Redknee
Manchester, Lancashire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £15,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Oldham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago