Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 76 85
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.04% 1.73% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.79% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 35
Sheffield median annual salary £26,500 £25,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.95% -8.18% -8.03%
10th Percentile £19,625 £20,200 £19,500
90th Percentile £40,550 £32,875 £43,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £25,000 £22,500 £28,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -20.35% -5.52%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 912 1062 1485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.75% 96.81% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 755 914 1296
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Sheffield

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Sheffield

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Sheffield region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
2 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 7 (36.84%) DHCP
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (26.32%) SLA
7 5 (26.32%) Office 365
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
8 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco
8 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (15.79%) CCNP
9 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.79%) Unix
9 3 (15.79%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) MCSE
9 3 (15.79%) Wireless
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago