Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Altrincham during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 2.60% 1.69% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 1.71% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Altrincham median annual salary £35,000 £28,750 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -3.36% +10.19%
10th Percentile £26,650 £25,625 £22,525
90th Percentile £54,000 £32,875 £37,175
Manchester median annual salary £27,500 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -17.91% +8.06% -3.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Altrincham
Permanent vacancies in Altrincham with a recognized job title 186 117 156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 99.15% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 144 98 137
Altrincham median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -3.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,000 £20,300
90th Percentile £50,950 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Altrincham.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 November 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) PABX
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec