The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Oldham during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Manchester / Oldham
Rank - 11 9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oldham - 7.41% 8.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.41% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oldham. 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
Oldham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 117 27 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oldham 99.15% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 32
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £33,278
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.92% -15.86%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oldham

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Oldham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Oldham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Oldham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
Oldham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Oldham, Manchester
Easy Web Recruitment
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago