The median annual salary for a PC Support Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PC Support Engineer
UK
Rank 856 953 960
Rank change year-on-year +97 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support Engineer 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.003% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Median salary £32,000 £29,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -1.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £30,122 £32,500
% change year-on-year -20.32% -7.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

PC Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PC Support Engineer in the UK

PC Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PC Support Engineer in the UK

PC Support Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PC Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +111 4 £32,000 +10.34% 5
London +80 2 £32,000 +10.34% 3
South East - 2 £24,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £24,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £24,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £32,000 - 1

PC Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, PC 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 featuring PC Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) Jamf Pro

PC Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Fedora
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VirtualBox
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Synology
West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Albacore Systems Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago