The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 29 July 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 36 39 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.57% 2.13% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.78% 2.16% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 18
Average salary £26,750 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.46% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
185 185 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.39% 98.40% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 168 177 219
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
Manchester

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Stockport

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) UNIX
3 18 (66.67%) Linux
4 16 (59.26%) Java
5 13 (48.15%) WAN
5 13 (48.15%) LAN
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
6 12 (44.44%) Ant
6 12 (44.44%) WebLogic
6 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
7 10 (37.04%) J2EE
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
9 8 (29.63%) Cisco
9 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
9 8 (29.63%) McAfee
9 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 8 (29.63%) Jython
9 8 (29.63%) EJB
9 8 (29.63%) WLAN
9 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
9 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
9 8 (29.63%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
10 5 (18.52%) Apache
10 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
1 13 (48.15%) WAN
2 8 (29.63%) WLAN
3 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Ant
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Hudson
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) J2EE
2 8 (29.63%) EJB
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) UNIX
3 18 (66.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Logistics
2 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 16 (59.26%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
3 8 (29.63%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) McAfee
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens + flexitime
Posted: 24 days ago