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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 226 225 252
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 21 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 17
Average salary £31,500 £22,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
6532 6286 7625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.14% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5589 5292 6634
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
(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
Manchester +7 20 £31,500 +50.00% 2
Cheshire -1 1 £18,500 -38.33%
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (76.67%) MS Excel
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
4 15 (50.00%) Degree
5 14 (46.67%) MS Office
6 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
6 13 (43.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
8 10 (33.33%) Linux
8 10 (33.33%) Citrix
8 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) Firewall
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco
9 9 (30.00%) SAN
9 9 (30.00%) NetApp
9 9 (30.00%) VPN
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 9 (30.00%) XenDesktop
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
11 6 (20.00%) DHCP
11 6 (20.00%) HP
12 5 (16.67%) EMC
12 5 (16.67%) LAN
12 5 (16.67%) XML
12 5 (16.67%) IIS
12 5 (16.67%) C#
12 5 (16.67%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (76.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (46.67%) MS Office
3 13 (43.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) SAN
2 9 (30.00%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) DHCP
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
4 5 (16.67%) Wireless
4 5 (16.67%) NAS
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) VoIP
5 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
5 4 (13.33%) FTP
5 4 (13.33%) GPRS
5 4 (13.33%) IPv4
6 3 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Smart Meter
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Xbox
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.33%) Android
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Service Management
2 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
4 3 (10.00%) ISMS
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL V2
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Citrix
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) NetApp
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) EMC
5 5 (16.67%) Meraki
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle
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