Period
to 28 July 2021

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

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
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 58 68
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 4 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.20% 0.91% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.94% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 23
10th Percentile £21,700 £25,150 £22,800
25th Percentile £23,500 £29,875 £24,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £25,000 £35,250 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year -29.08% +28.18% +2.80%
75th Percentile £26,500 £38,125 £32,000
90th Percentile £34,000 £39,250 £83,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -25.71% +27.27% +2.80%

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 808 426 843
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 97.26% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 695 359 716
10th Percentile £26,600 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,980 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

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 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (60.00%) Azure
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) DNA
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Snow
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
6 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (10.00%) SQL

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 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (60.00%) Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) DNA
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Snow
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Google