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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 10 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.38% 8.11% 13.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 8.33% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Average salary £18,000 £37,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.35% +64.44%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
30 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 93.75% 97.30% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 56
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,400 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco