The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 28 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 54 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.03% 1.10% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.11% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 17
Median salary £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +17.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,900 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,400 £42,500
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 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 429 450 576
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.62% 98.68% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 358 363 475
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
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 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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Lancashire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Lancashire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 3 £19,000 -
Blackburn 0 2 £25,750 -2.83%
Rossendale - 2 £25,000 -
Nelson -2 1 £57,500 +94.91%
Burnley -8 1 £27,500 +27.90%
Support Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Lancashire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Broadband
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) PPP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) IPv4
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
1 1 (11.11%) IPv4
1 1 (11.11%) L2TP
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) PPP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) iPad
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel
Preston, Lancashire
Omni RMS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training / progression
Posted: 6 days ago