The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

System Support Engineer
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 180 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Median salary £46,250 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -25.37% -4.28%  

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 3850 3390 3493
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.22% 97.75% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 2876 2849
Median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in Manchester

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in Manchester

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Support Engineer in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Support Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (25.00%) RHCT
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (12.50%) iManage
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Document Management

Systems 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) IDOL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Content Management
1 1 (12.50%) CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
1 1 (12.50%) Information Management
1 1 (12.50%) Process Management
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) iManage
2 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 1 (12.50%) Interwoven
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sophos