The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Altrincham during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Manchester / Altrincham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 4.94% 6.58% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 6.58% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £50,000 £17,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +185.71% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Altrincham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Altrincham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80 76 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham 98.77% 100.00% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 69 69 55
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £17,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Altrincham that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Altrincham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Altrincham

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Altrincham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Altrincham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Altrincham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
2 4 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec