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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 48 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.14% 1.96% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 2.04% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 17
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,100 £46,500
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 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
457 490 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.65% 96.08% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 374 363 541
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 0 9 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Birkenhead - 1 £19,500 -
Bootle - 1 £32,500 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 8 (38.10%) ITIL
6 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) XenApp
7 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
10 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
11 3 (14.29%) MS Office
11 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 3 (14.29%) SLA
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 2 (9.52%) Replication
12 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 2 (9.52%) IIS
12 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
12 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008

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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) TWiki
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCDP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 7 (33.33%) XenApp
4 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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