The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 219 243 240
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 26 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.36% 0.069% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.073% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 12
Average salary £23,500 £26,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.32% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £23,788
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.20%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6772 6872 7224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.79% 94.80% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5479 5871 6348
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Cheshire - 11 £23,500 - 2
Manchester -6 9 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Lancashire +2 5 £20,000 -4.76%
Merseyside - 1 £19,000 - 1
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 28 (70.00%) MS Exchange
4 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (50.00%) MS Office
6 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (45.00%) Windows 7
8 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 14 (35.00%) Linux
9 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (35.00%) VMware
10 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
10 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
11 12 (30.00%) DHCP
11 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (30.00%) DNS
11 12 (30.00%) SAN
12 11 (27.50%) UNIX
12 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
12 11 (27.50%) MCITP
12 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (22.50%) MCTS
14 9 (22.50%) MCSE
14 9 (22.50%) MCSA
14 9 (22.50%) MCP
14 9 (22.50%) VPN
14 9 (22.50%) Cisco

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.00%) IIS
4 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (5.00%) Confluence
8 2 (5.00%) CICS
9 1 (2.50%) Lync
9 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (50.00%) MS Office
2 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Route 53
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DHCP
1 12 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (30.00%) DNS
1 12 (30.00%) SAN
2 9 (22.50%) VPN
3 7 (17.50%) NAS
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 6 (15.00%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) Firewall
5 5 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) OLAP
3 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) iPhone
1 6 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (45.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (35.00%) Linux
6 13 (32.50%) Windows XP
7 11 (27.50%) UNIX
7 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (7.50%) CentOS
10 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.50%) Debian
11 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Management
2 5 (12.50%) Change Control
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) Online Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Web Design
4 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (27.50%) MCITP
3 9 (22.50%) MCTS
3 9 (22.50%) MCSE
3 9 (22.50%) MCSA
3 9 (22.50%) MCP
4 4 (10.00%) CCNA
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
3 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 9 (22.50%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (7.50%) HP
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
5 3 (7.50%) Juniper
5 3 (7.50%) Apple
5 3 (7.50%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.00%) Teradata
6 2 (5.00%) Perforce
6 2 (5.00%) CA
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.50%) Sun
7 1 (2.50%) NetApp
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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