The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oldham region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 16 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 6.78% 1.85% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 1.85% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Support Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oldham 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
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
58 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 98.31% 100.00% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 41
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £62,960 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Oldham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Oldham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 10 (76.92%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (76.92%) Problem Management
2 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (61.54%) Nagios
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) Perl
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Games
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) SAP