Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Rochdale during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 3.19% 7.01% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 7.10% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 4
Rochdale median annual salary £33,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +29.03% +24.00%
Manchester median annual salary £27,500 £33,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -17.91% +8.06% -1.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochdale. 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
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies in Rochdale with a recognized job title 92 155 118
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.87% 98.73% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 153 103
Rochdale median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £24,200 £20,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) xDSL
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco