The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 60 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.71% 2.31% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 2.42% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 30
Median salary £24,000 £22,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -22.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £26,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
963 1238 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.69% 95.38% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1072 1433
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £50,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Warrington +4 13 £19,000 -13.63% 5
Chester +6 6 £28,500 - 2
Macclesfield - 3 £25,000 -
Knutsford +3 1 £53,000 +107.84%
Wilmslow -5 1 £21,000 -3.44% 1
Daresbury - 1 £25,000 -
Northwich - 1 £19,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 29 (41.43%) Windows 7
5 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (25.71%) MS Exchange
7 18 (25.71%) Office 365
8 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (22.86%) Windows 8
9 16 (22.86%) VMware
10 15 (21.43%) SQL
11 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 14 (20.00%) MS Office
12 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (17.14%) Firewall
13 12 (17.14%) Intel
13 12 (17.14%) Linux
14 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
14 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (15.71%) Thin Client
14 11 (15.71%) Fat Client
15 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (14.29%) MCSE
15 10 (14.29%) DNS
15 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (12.86%) DHCP
16 9 (12.86%) MCSA
16 9 (12.86%) ITIL
16 9 (12.86%) Service Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 18 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Office
2 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) Office 365
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Firewall
2 10 (14.29%) DNS
3 9 (12.86%) DHCP
4 6 (8.57%) VLAN
5 4 (5.71%) SAN
5 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.29%) VoIP
7 2 (2.86%) LAN
7 2 (2.86%) VPN
7 2 (2.86%) WAN
8 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.43%) ISDN
8 1 (1.43%) OSPF
8 1 (1.43%) PABX
8 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.43%) SNMP
8 1 (1.43%) WebEx
8 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Synon
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
1 2 (2.86%) Marketing
1 2 (2.86%) Retail
1 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) .NET
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
1 1 (1.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Fat Client
1 11 (15.71%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) EMC VNX
3 3 (4.29%) iPad
4 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 56 (80.00%) Windows
2 32 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 29 (41.43%) Windows 7
4 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (22.86%) Windows 8
7 12 (17.14%) Linux
8 8 (11.43%) Mac OS X
9 7 (10.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (8.57%) Android
11 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.86%) ITIL
1 9 (12.86%) Service Management
2 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (7.14%) CRM
4 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.29%) Data Extraction
5 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.29%) ERP
5 3 (4.29%) Information Management
5 3 (4.29%) Information Security
5 3 (4.29%) Server Building
5 3 (4.29%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (2.86%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.86%) Time Management
6 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.43%) Analytics
7 1 (1.43%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) RPG
2 3 (4.29%) RPG IV
2 3 (4.29%) RPG/400
3 2 (2.86%) Java
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.43%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.29%) MCSE
3 9 (12.86%) MCSA
4 8 (11.43%) MCITP
4 8 (11.43%) MCP
5 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 2 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.43%) GIAC
6 1 (1.43%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.00%) vSphere
5 4 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.43%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.43%) MobiControl
3 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) Intel
4 8 (11.43%) Apple
5 6 (8.57%) Citrix
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco
7 4 (5.71%) IBM
7 4 (5.71%) Sophos
8 3 (4.29%) EMC
8 3 (4.29%) JD Edwards
8 3 (4.29%) Kaspersky
8 3 (4.29%) Oracle
8 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.29%) Sage
9 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.86%) Symantec
10 1 (1.43%) BT
10 1 (1.43%) Dell
10 1 (1.43%) Motorola
10 1 (1.43%) NetApp
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