The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 68 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.41% 0.81% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 0.84% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 15
Median salary £30,000 £21,500 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.53% -28.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £35,900 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

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 485 598 770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.59% 96.30% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 411 524 656
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 Sheffield

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

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 3 months to 25 April 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 25 April 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) DHCP
4 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (29.41%) MCSE
7 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
8 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
9 3 (17.65%) SCOM
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) SAP ERP
9 3 (17.65%) Electronics
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Dynamics GP
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery

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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (11.76%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (17.65%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Home Automation
1 3 (17.65%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) MCSE
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
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