Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a PC Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

PC Support Engineer
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1178 1229 1283
Rank change year-on-year +51 +54 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a PC Support Engineer 11 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.004% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 13
UK median annual salary £25,500 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.77% +1.92% +1.96%
10th Percentile £18,125 £23,600 £22,000
90th Percentile £34,750 £34,050 £29,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £20,875 £25,000 £23,750
% change year-on-year -16.50% +5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

PC Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured PC Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PC Support Engineer over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for PC Support Engineer in the UK

PC Support Engineer
Top 5 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 10 £23,500 -11.32%
UK excluding London +44 5 £20,875 -16.50%
London +10 5 £32,500 +18.18%
South East +34 3 £18,250 -27.00%
East of England +8 2 £23,500 -

PC Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Apple
5 5 (45.45%) DBS Check
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) Android
7 3 (27.27%) iPad
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
7 3 (27.27%) Hardware Maintenance
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
8 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
8 2 (18.18%) Wireless
8 2 (18.18%) Office 365
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
9 1 (9.09%) Change Management
9 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
9 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
9 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
9 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
9 1 (9.09%) Skype

PC Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Hardware Maintenance
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) DBS Check
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix