The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 245 242 233
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.091% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.074% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Average salary £23,000 £31,750 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.55% +33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,550 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £39,950 £27,550
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Technical 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
6257 6755 6934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.29% 94.91% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5100 5470 5930
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
Manchester +6 5 £23,000 -39.86% 1
Cheshire 0 1 £27,500 +8.91% 1
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 11 (37.93%) Firewall
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
6 9 (31.03%) VPN
7 8 (27.59%) VoIP
8 7 (24.14%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) IIS
8 7 (24.14%) MS Office
8 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 7 (24.14%) SAN
9 6 (20.69%) NetApp
9 6 (20.69%) Service Management
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
10 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (17.24%) Games
10 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 5 (17.24%) Citrix
11 4 (13.79%) EMC
11 4 (13.79%) Information Security Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) IIS
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (24.14%) MS Office
3 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
3 8 (27.59%) VoIP
4 7 (24.14%) DNS
4 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
6 4 (13.79%) SMTP
6 4 (13.79%) Broadband
6 4 (13.79%) LAN
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (13.79%) NAS
7 3 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
7 3 (10.34%) IPv4
8 2 (6.90%) Wireless
9 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
9 1 (3.45%) LDAP
9 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Firebug
General
1 5 (17.24%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Android
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Debian
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Service Management
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security Management
2 4 (13.79%) Security Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security
2 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 4 (13.79%) Change Control
2 4 (13.79%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) ETL
4 2 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) R
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (13.79%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 7 (24.14%) VMware
4 6 (20.69%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) EMC
7 3 (10.34%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) Meraki
9 1 (3.45%) Google
9 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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