The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
IT Support Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 167 161
Rank change year-on-year -20 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 12 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.46% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 21
Median salary £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.51% -6.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.04%  

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 3764 3290 3613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.89% 97.54% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 2733 2963
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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
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 26 March 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 -9 3 £27,000 +50.00%
Wigan - 3 £22,500 -
Bolton - 2 £25,500 - 1
IT Support Engineer
North West

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 27 (58.70%) MS Excel
3 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
4 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 24 (52.17%) Linux
5 21 (45.65%) VMware
6 18 (39.13%) SharePoint
6 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
7 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
7 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (30.43%) Office 365
8 14 (30.43%) SQL
9 13 (28.26%) LAN
9 13 (28.26%) WAN
10 12 (26.09%) Cisco
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
11 11 (23.91%) SLA
11 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
12 10 (21.74%) Symantec
12 10 (21.74%) MS Office
12 10 (21.74%) ITIL
12 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (19.57%) DNS
13 9 (19.57%) DHCP
14 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
14 8 (17.39%) VPN
14 8 (17.39%) Citrix

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 18 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 15 (32.61%) MS Exchange
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (8.70%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (58.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
1 1 (2.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Basecamp
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) LAN
1 13 (28.26%) WAN
2 9 (19.57%) DHCP
2 9 (19.57%) DNS
3 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.39%) VPN
4 5 (10.87%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) VLAN
5 4 (8.70%) Network Security
5 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (6.52%) Skype
6 3 (6.52%) WLAN
7 2 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (2.17%) SAN
8 1 (2.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Bugzilla
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.70%) CCTV
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 42 (91.30%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Linux
3 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.39%) Unix
6 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.70%) AIX
9 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
2 7 (15.22%) Validation
2 7 (15.22%) WFM
3 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.70%) IT Strategy
4 4 (8.70%) Network Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Desk Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (6.52%) Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security
5 3 (6.52%) Master Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MCSA
3 1 (2.17%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.70%) AirWatch
2 4 (8.70%) HockeyApp
2 4 (8.70%) HP SIM
2 4 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 4 (8.70%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 21 (45.65%) VMware
3 12 (26.09%) Cisco
4 10 (21.74%) Symantec
5 8 (17.39%) Citrix
6 5 (10.87%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) HP
7 4 (8.70%) Kaspersky
7 4 (8.70%) Sophos
8 3 (6.52%) GFI Software
8 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
9 2 (4.35%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) IBM
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) Sage
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