The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 14 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 6.38% 6.67% 17.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 6.67% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £25,000 £16,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -52.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £15,300 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £17,700 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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 Rochdale 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
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 30 29
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £15,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £37,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Rochdale

Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet