The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 172 169 180
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 10 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.58% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.60% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 10
Average salary £31,000 £28,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.77% +23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,850 £23,350
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Technical 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
3382 3501 3830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.71% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2857 3172
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +10 4 £40,000 +73.91%
Rochdale - 2 £25,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
North West

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (26.67%) CTI
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) Mitel
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (20.00%) MCTS
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (26.67%) CTI
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (13.33%) IPv4
5 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.67%) ADSL
6 1 (6.67%) Broadband
6 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Android
5 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Coaching
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (20.00%) MCTS
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) NCDA
4 1 (6.67%) CCA
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Xen
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Mitel
6 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.67%) Google
7 1 (6.67%) Meraki
7 1 (6.67%) NetSuite
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + on call + bens
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