The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 230 239 229
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 5 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 19
Average salary £29,500 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £17,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £27,250 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.95%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6621 7011 7094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 95.13% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5337 6008 6297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Technical Support Engineer
England

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram 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 14 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
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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
Cheshire 0 3 £29,500 +73.52%
Manchester +4 2 £38,250 +53.00% 2
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
4 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) MCSE
7 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (16.67%) iPhone
7 3 (16.67%) MCITP
8 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (11.11%) Games
8 2 (11.11%) McAfee
8 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (11.11%) SLA
8 2 (11.11%) MCSA
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 1 (5.56%) ITIL
9 1 (5.56%) MySQL
9 1 (5.56%) Java
9 1 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (5.56%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) SS7
2 1 (5.56%) Q.931
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) iPhone
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 5 (27.78%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Logistics
2 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) ISMS
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V2
2 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) McAfee
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
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