The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 43 40
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 0 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 2.41% 3.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.50% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 13
Median salary - £22,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.98%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 407 320 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.31% 96.39% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 375 277 371
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Lancashire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Lancashire

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Lancashire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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