The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 1.10% 2.91% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 3.02% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Median salary £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +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 Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 174 298 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 96.13% 96.44% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 152 273 158
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Android
7 1 (8.33%) iPhone
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Network Management
7 1 (8.33%) Life Science
7 1 (8.33%) SCCM
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 10

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) 2.5G
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) GSM
3 1 (8.33%) IPv4
3 1 (8.33%) IPv6
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) RIP
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
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