Period
to 2 December 2020

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 2 December 2020.

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

Support Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 64 75
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 11 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.44% 1.80% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 1.92% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -11.29% +19.23%
10th Percentile £18,850 £22,050 £25,700
90th Percentile £41,250 £45,775 £50,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +36.36% -9.84% +12.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 440 573 821
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 93.63% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 348 499 640
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,350
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Sheffield

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Support Engineer in Sheffield.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Sheffield

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Support Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 2 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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 Sheffield region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Freshdesk
3 4 (36.36%) DocuSign
3 4 (36.36%) NetSuite
3 4 (36.36%) SCCM
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) SaaS
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (27.27%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (18.18%) OneDrive
5 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Power BI
5 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
5 2 (18.18%) Power Platform
5 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 2 (18.18%) Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) OneDrive
3 2 (18.18%) Power Platform
4 1 (9.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Web Filtering
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) CAD
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) DNA
5 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Password Management
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) DocuSign
1 4 (36.36%) Freshdesk
2 3 (27.27%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Autodesk
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Snow
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Zuora