The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 87 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 12 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.01% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.54% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £19,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,550 £23,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -2.00%
IT Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1138 1660 1775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.31% 96.34% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 973 1270 1292
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +20 8 £19,000 -19.14% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £18,750 -
Chester - 1 £36,500 -
Northwich - 1 £19,000 -
IT Support Engineer
North West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) MS Office
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (62.96%) MS Exchange
4 17 (62.96%) MCSE
4 17 (62.96%) MCSA
4 17 (62.96%) DHCP
4 17 (62.96%) DNS
4 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 17 (62.96%) MCP
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (62.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (62.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (62.96%) Windows 7
4 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (62.96%) MCITP
5 15 (55.56%) MCTS
5 15 (55.56%) CCNA
5 15 (55.56%) Cisco
5 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (51.85%) Windows XP
6 14 (51.85%) VPN
6 14 (51.85%) VMware
6 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
7 7 (25.93%) Fat Client

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (62.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (62.96%) Exchange Server 2013
1 17 (62.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (81.48%) MS Office
2 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) DHCP
1 17 (62.96%) DNS
2 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 14 (51.85%) VPN
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
5 1 (3.70%) WLAN
General
1 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Fat Client
1 7 (25.93%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (51.85%) Windows XP
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
6 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.70%) Service Management
2 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) MCITP
1 17 (62.96%) MCP
1 17 (62.96%) MCSA
1 17 (62.96%) MCSE
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNA
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) CCA
3 1 (3.70%) CCIE
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (51.85%) Hyper-V
2 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) Intel
5 3 (11.11%) Apple
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago