The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 26 39 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 6.45% 0.51% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.54% 0.51% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Median salary £26,000 £23,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% -5.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £24,950
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 153 196 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 98.71% 99.49% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 126 177 171
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Office 365
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (18.75%) Sage
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
6 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Network Security
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) 2.5G
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) GSM
3 1 (6.25%) IPv4
3 1 (6.25%) IPv6
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) OSPF
3 1 (6.25%) RIP
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Life Science
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ERP
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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