The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 201 211 214
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 26 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 41
Median salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,900 £18,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,600 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.16% -2.00%
IT Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5461 6226 6754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.57% 96.81% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5081 5431
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester -12 14 £27,000 +8.00% 5
Cheshire +25 5 £19,000 -24.00% 2
Cumbria +6 4 - -
Merseyside - 2 £20,750 -
Lancashire +5 1 £25,000 +35.13% 2
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT 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 North West region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (81.08%) Windows
2 46 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 40 (54.05%) MS Exchange
3 40 (54.05%) Windows Server
4 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
5 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (40.54%) MS Office
7 26 (35.14%) VMware
8 23 (31.08%) DHCP
8 23 (31.08%) DNS
8 23 (31.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (29.73%) Windows XP
10 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
12 19 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2013
13 18 (24.32%) Citrix
13 18 (24.32%) VPN
13 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
14 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
14 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
16 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
17 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (17.57%) Firewall
17 13 (17.57%) Cisco
18 12 (16.22%) ITIL
19 11 (14.86%) VoIP
20 10 (13.51%) MCP
21 9 (12.16%) MCITP
21 9 (12.16%) MCSE

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 40 (54.05%) MS Exchange
2 23 (31.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (25.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.05%) WordPress
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.35%) Apache
7 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (40.54%) MS Office
2 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.08%) DHCP
1 23 (31.08%) DNS
2 18 (24.32%) VPN
3 16 (21.62%) TCP/IP
4 13 (17.57%) Firewall
5 11 (14.86%) VoIP
6 3 (4.05%) LAN
6 3 (4.05%) VLAN
6 3 (4.05%) WAN
7 2 (2.70%) SMTP
8 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Law
2 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Fat Client
1 7 (9.46%) Thin Client
2 5 (6.76%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 60 (81.08%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Windows Server
3 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (29.73%) Windows XP
5 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
7 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (18.92%) Windows 8
9 7 (9.46%) Linux
9 7 (9.46%) Unix
10 6 (8.11%) AIX
11 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
12 4 (5.41%) Android
13 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Service Management
3 3 (4.05%) Change Management
3 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.05%) ITIL V3
3 3 (4.05%) Project Management
3 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (1.35%) DevOps
4 1 (1.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.41%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) PHP
4 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) MCP
2 9 (12.16%) MCITP
2 9 (12.16%) MCSA
2 9 (12.16%) MCSE
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.46%) CCNA
3 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.46%) MCTS
4 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.35%) CCA
4 1 (1.35%) CCIE
4 1 (1.35%) CCNP
4 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 46 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.97%) Hyper-V
3 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.81%) XenApp
5 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
2 26 (35.14%) VMware
3 18 (24.32%) Citrix
4 13 (17.57%) Cisco
5 7 (9.46%) Intel
6 2 (2.70%) Apple
6 2 (2.70%) Draytek
6 2 (2.70%) HP
6 2 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) WatchGuard
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