The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Rochdale during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Manchester / Rochdale
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale - 11.76% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.76% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale. 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
Rochdale
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 36 51 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 40
Median salary £46,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.42% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Rochdale

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Rochdale

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Rochdale region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) vCloud
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) WAN

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

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware