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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 71 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 2.77% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 2.87% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 39
Median salary £25,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
915 1640 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.42% 96.81% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1307 1320
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Knutsford +19 5 £25,500 -36.25% 3
Warrington +15 3 £19,000 -17.39% 1
Crewe - 2 £32,500 -
Chester -3 1 £19,500 -54.11%
Northwich - 1 £19,000 - 1
Winsford - 1 £30,000 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £40,000 - 2
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (46.15%) MS Office
4 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
5 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
6 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (25.64%) MCITP
8 10 (25.64%) Service Management
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (25.64%) MCSE
8 10 (25.64%) MCSA
8 10 (25.64%) DHCP
8 10 (25.64%) DNS
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco
8 10 (25.64%) MCP
9 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 9 (23.08%) VMware
9 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (20.51%) MCTS
10 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (20.51%) CCNA
11 7 (17.95%) Intel
11 7 (17.95%) VPN
11 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
11 7 (17.95%) Thin Client

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 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Office
2 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) DHCP
1 10 (25.64%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) Broadband
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) VLAN
5 1 (2.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) jQuery
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Fat Client
1 7 (17.95%) Thin Client
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (5.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.13%) Android
9 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Service Management
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Android Development
4 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.56%) MVC
4 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C#
1 2 (5.13%) Java
1 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) MCITP
1 10 (25.64%) MCP
1 10 (25.64%) MCSA
1 10 (25.64%) MCSE
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) CCNA
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.51%) MCTS
3 1 (2.56%) CCA
3 1 (2.56%) CCIE
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
3 3 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Cisco
3 9 (23.08%) VMware
4 7 (17.95%) Intel
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Motorola
7 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
Northwich, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Benefits, Training
Posted: 17 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Alderley Edge
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Progression
Posted: 26 days ago