Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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 > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 95 88
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.21% 0.094% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.10% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Merseyside median annual salary £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +13.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £17,800 £24,000 £18,100
90th Percentile £36,600 £26,000 £32,500
North West median annual salary £26,250 £25,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +13.64% -12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 921 989 959
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.82% 92.69% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 750 765 780
Merseyside median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.87% +3.56% -3.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Merseyside

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Merseyside

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Merseyside over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Merseyside

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Wirral +8 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Liverpool - 1 £16,500 - 1
IT Support Engineer
North West

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merseyside region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification