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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 76 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 51 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.51% 3.07% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 3.19% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 34
Median salary £21,000 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £42,250 £40,550
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
1015 1597 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.94% 96.09% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1253 1291
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median 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 £50,000
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 29 May 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 29 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
(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
Warrington +15 4 £19,000 -28.30%
Knutsford +13 4 £25,500 -36.25% 3
Chester -12 2 £28,000 -34.11% 1
Northwich - 2 £19,000 -
Alderley Edge - 2 £32,500 - 1
Wilmslow -6 1 £19,000 -44.11% 1
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server
3 24 (51.06%) Windows 7
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
5 21 (44.68%) MS Office
6 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
7 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
8 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (29.79%) MCITP
10 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (29.79%) MCSE
10 14 (29.79%) MCSA
10 14 (29.79%) MCP
10 14 (29.79%) DHCP
10 14 (29.79%) DNS
10 14 (29.79%) Cisco
11 13 (27.66%) VMware
11 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
11 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (25.53%) MCTS
12 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
12 12 (25.53%) CCNA
12 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (23.40%) VPN
13 11 (23.40%) Windows XP
13 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (21.28%) Office 365

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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) MS Excel
1 21 (44.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DHCP
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) TCP/IP
3 11 (23.40%) VPN
4 4 (8.51%) Broadband
4 4 (8.51%) Firewall
5 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.13%) LAN
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Fat Client
1 7 (14.89%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Windows Server
3 24 (51.06%) Windows 7
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (23.40%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.13%) Android
9 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.13%) Windows CE
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Service Management
2 6 (12.77%) ITIL
3 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) C#
1 1 (2.13%) Java
1 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) MCITP
1 14 (29.79%) MCP
1 14 (29.79%) MCSA
1 14 (29.79%) MCSE
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.53%) CCNA
2 12 (25.53%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.53%) MCTS
3 1 (2.13%) CCA
3 1 (2.13%) CCIE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
3 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.38%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.26%) vSphere
5 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) MobiControl
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco
3 13 (27.66%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) Intel
5 5 (10.64%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Apple
7 2 (4.26%) HP
8 1 (2.13%) Motorola
8 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Alderley Edge
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
greywood
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago