The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Rochdale region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Manchester / Rochdale
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.28% 7.14% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.96% 7.14% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £16,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +51.51%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
54 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 94.74% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 40
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Rochdale region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Load Testing
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) Internet
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (93.75%) Capacity Management
2 15 (93.75%) Performance Analysis
2 15 (93.75%) Mentoring
2 15 (93.75%) Customer Requirements
3 14 (87.50%) Firewall
4 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (81.25%) Amazon S3
4 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
4 13 (81.25%) Python
4 13 (81.25%) Perl
4 13 (81.25%) Web Services
4 13 (81.25%) WAN
4 13 (81.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (25.00%) Zerto
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (25.00%) Puppet
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale 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:

Cloud Services
1 15 (93.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (81.25%) Amazon S3
2 13 (81.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Internet
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Capacity Management
1 15 (93.75%) Customer Requirements
1 15 (93.75%) Load Testing
1 15 (93.75%) Mentoring
1 15 (93.75%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Perl
1 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
1 13 (81.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Zerto
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago