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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 106 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 11 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.68% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
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
1513 1660 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 96.91% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1237 1403
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 29 May 2015. 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
Macclesfield - 5 £25,000 -
Runcorn - 4 - -
Warrington +3 2 £30,000 +27.65% 1
IT Support Engineer
North West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (42.86%) MCSA
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) MCSE
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) EPoS
6 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
6 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (28.57%) HND
6 4 (28.57%) LAN
6 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (14.29%) Office 365

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 4 (28.57%) EPoS
1 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) MCSA
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 4 (28.57%) HND
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: 3 days ago