The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 46 48 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.50% 2.04% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.06% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Median salary £28,250 £27,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £18,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.83% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 373 388 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 93.48% 98.98% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 294 310 319
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £25,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
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 Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Liverpool

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 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 Liverpool region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
7 1 (8.33%) ZENworks
7 1 (8.33%) GroupWise
7 1 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Replication
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) GroupWise
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) NDS
3 1 (8.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (8.33%) pfSense
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (8.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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Mortimer Spinks
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