The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Merseyside region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 67 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.17% 2.80% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 2.84% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Median salary £27,500 £35,250 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.98% +85.52%
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -1.72%
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 Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
632 423 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 92.67% 98.83% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 443 328 450
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Liverpool -25 8 £27,500 -19.11%
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Merseyside region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (44.44%) XenApp
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
6 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) CentOS
6 4 (22.22%) Debian
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) Change Control
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 1 (5.56%) LAN
9 1 (5.56%) VoIP
9 1 (5.56%) WAN
9 1 (5.56%) DHCP
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) CentOS
3 4 (22.22%) Debian
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (44.44%) XenApp
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) HP