Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 18 December 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 > Salford
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 14 7
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.09% 10.13% 17.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.19% 10.39% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 28
Salford median annual salary £27,500 £31,600 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.97% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £20,800 £21,025 £27,250
90th Percentile £33,950 £40,000 £37,500
Manchester median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +6.56% -1.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 113 77 107
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 97.47% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 101 72 101
Salford median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £19,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Salford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Salford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Salford over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Salford

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Salford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft