Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 236 242
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 48 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.60% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 35 27
Manchester median annual salary £26,500 £25,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.92% +6.25% -4.95%
10th Percentile £19,400 £21,250 £17,000
90th Percentile £29,050 £34,200 £44,500
North West median annual salary £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% -2.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7737 7270 7214
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.47% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6433 6251 5998
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,801
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 3 £22,000 -13.73% 1
Altrincham -10 2 £27,250 +28.24% 1
Salford -5 1 £21,000 +7.69% 1
Wigan - 1 - -
IT Support Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
3 28 (58.33%) Office 365
4 27 (56.25%) Hyper-V
5 25 (52.08%) Driving Licence
6 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (43.75%) SAN
7 21 (43.75%) MCSE
7 21 (43.75%) Degree
8 19 (39.58%) Master's Degree
8 19 (39.58%) Time Management
8 19 (39.58%) Mentoring
9 18 (37.50%) EqualLogic
9 18 (37.50%) Dell
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (27.08%) VMware
12 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
13 10 (20.83%) Linux
13 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (18.75%) ITIL
14 9 (18.75%) Cisco
14 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
14 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
17 6 (12.50%) Citrix
17 6 (12.50%) Windows 10

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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) WordPress
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (58.33%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.17%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.08%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) SAN
2 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.42%) DHCP
3 5 (10.42%) DNS
3 5 (10.42%) VPN
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) LAN
4 4 (8.33%) VLAN
4 4 (8.33%) WAN
4 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.17%) Law
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 25 (52.08%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.83%) Linux
5 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.25%) Unix
9 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.08%) AIX
10 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Mentoring
1 19 (39.58%) Time Management
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 4 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (4.17%) Case Management
5 2 (4.17%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (4.17%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.17%) Migration
5 2 (4.17%) Service Management
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.08%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.08%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (2.08%) Server Building
6 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Validation
6 1 (2.08%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 21 (43.75%) MCSE
3 19 (39.58%) Master's Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
4 2 (4.17%) RHCT
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.08%) MCITP
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 27 (56.25%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) HockeyApp
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Dell
1 18 (37.50%) EqualLogic
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.08%) VMware
4 9 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec
6 2 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (2.08%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) McAfee