The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank - 119 130
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.062% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.066% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
Senior 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
1718 1524 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 93.90% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1172 1504
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) VMware