The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 9 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 8.57% 12.90% 7.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.38% 13.33% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 91.43% 96.77% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 26 64
Average salary £40,500 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.65% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
Manchester

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 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Change Control
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Change Control
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware