The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 226 250 243
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 8 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.031% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.032% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 9
Median salary £29,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.34% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -10.38%
Senior 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
5430 6226 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.52% 96.77% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4593 5068 5503
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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% -

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +14 7 £29,500 -6.34%
Lancashire - 1 £29,500 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) NCDA
4 5 (29.41%) MCTS
4 5 (29.41%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (29.41%) CCNA
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
4 5 (29.41%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) MCSE
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003

Senior 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) Network Security
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) VLAN
2 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
3 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) BGP
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) IPsec
4 2 (11.76%) PSTN
5 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) SMS
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Data ONTAP
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) Data Management
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
2 4 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) MCTS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (29.41%) NCDA
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SnapMirror
2 1 (5.88%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 5 (29.41%) HP
2 5 (29.41%) NetApp
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 4 (23.53%) Veeam
4 1 (5.88%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard