The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

IT Support Engineer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 163 160
Rank change year-on-year -38 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 11 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.26% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.55% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 18
Median salary £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £17,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £30,050
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year -1.88% +9.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4104 3434 3261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.95% 98.17% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3513 2953 2725
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Manchester

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Altrincham -12 1 £26,500 +51.42%
Stockport -17 1 £26,000 -14.75% 2
IT Support Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT 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 Manchester region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 8 (36.36%) Driving Licence
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) Office 365
7 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (22.73%) Unix
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (22.73%) VPN
9 5 (22.73%) SLA
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
10 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
10 4 (18.18%) LAN
10 4 (18.18%) MCSE
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) DHCP
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Driving Licence
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (9.09%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (13.64%) AIX
9 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Management
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Case Management
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) RHCT
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) EqualLogic
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (4.55%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
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