The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 62 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.08% 0.99% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.02% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £28,550 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,950 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 591 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.52% 97.04% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 521 508 599
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Liverpool +3 6 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Wirral - 1 £27,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 24 (60.00%) Linux
4 22 (55.00%) ITIL
5 19 (47.50%) UNIX
5 19 (47.50%) MySQL
6 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (42.50%) Crystal Reports
7 17 (42.50%) Business Objects
8 16 (40.00%) PHP
8 16 (40.00%) Workflow
8 16 (40.00%) Problem Management
8 16 (40.00%) FastStats
8 16 (40.00%) ITIL V2
9 15 (37.50%) Pentaho
9 15 (37.50%) Liferay
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (37.50%) J2EE
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle
9 15 (37.50%) HTML
9 15 (37.50%) Java
9 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
11 8 (20.00%) Citrix
11 8 (20.00%) MCP
12 7 (17.50%) Web Services

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (37.50%) Liferay
2 7 (17.50%) IIS
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) FastStats
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Line 500
2 1 (2.50%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (7.50%) Network Security
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) MySQL
2 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (42.50%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (37.50%) Pentaho
4 15 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.50%) DTS
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) Big Data
6 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (5.00%) Back Office
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
1 15 (37.50%) J2EE
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Firmware
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Linux
3 19 (47.50%) UNIX
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.50%) Android
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) Workflow
2 16 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 16 (40.00%) ITIL V2
3 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) CRM
5 5 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (10.00%) ERP
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) Process Management
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) ETL
7 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Analytics
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (5.00%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) PHP
3 15 (37.50%) Java
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) MCP
2 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) MCDST
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) XenApp
2 7 (17.50%) XenServer
2 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Business Objects
2 15 (37.50%) Oracle
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 7 (17.50%) LANDesk
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
6 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.50%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
7 1 (2.50%) Sage
Speke, Liverpool
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 23 days ago