The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 40 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.64% 10.26% 5.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 10.53% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 15
Average salary £17,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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 Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
150 152 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 96.15% 97.44% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 248
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) WAN
4 9 (47.37%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) McAfee
5 7 (36.84%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (36.84%) Coaching
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) WLAN
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
6 6 (31.58%) J2EE
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) Ant
6 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
6 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 5 (26.32%) EJB
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Jython
7 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) LAN
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) WLAN
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Ant
2 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) EJB
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Coaching
2 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Jython
3 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) McAfee
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
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