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

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
North West / Merseyside
Rank 66 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.34% 4.18% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 4.33% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 9
Median salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £18,400 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £32,000
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 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
565 485 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.80% 96.61% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 452 372 363
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £62,500 £50,000
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 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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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
Liverpool -14 7 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Birkenhead -7 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) CentOS
5 4 (25.00%) Debian
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) SCCM
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
8 1 (6.25%) NDS
8 1 (6.25%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) SLA
8 1 (6.25%) HPUX
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.25%) Unix
8 1 (6.25%) SQL

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) GroupWise
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) CentOS
4 4 (25.00%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) NDS
3 1 (6.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (6.25%) pfSense
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
2 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Citrix
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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