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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 65 88 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.65% 2.50% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.57% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 42
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,150 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
990 1670 1741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.35% 97.21% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 859 1316 1378
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 £23,450 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +21 5 £25,500 -36.25% 1
Wilmslow +6 5 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Northwich - 5 £24,000 - 2
Alderley Edge - 3 £40,000 - 1
Chester +12 2 £19,500 -54.11% 2
Runcorn -7 2 £32,500 +35.41% 1
Crewe - 2 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield -15 1 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Winsford - 1 £30,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
4 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (27.91%) Windows 7
7 11 (25.58%) Service Management
7 11 (25.58%) MS Office
8 10 (23.26%) Office 365
9 9 (20.93%) Finance
9 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (18.60%) VMware
10 8 (18.60%) MCITP
10 8 (18.60%) MCSE
10 8 (18.60%) MCSA
10 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (16.28%) ITIL
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco
11 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
12 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (13.95%) DHCP
12 6 (13.95%) DNS
12 6 (13.95%) MCP
12 6 (13.95%) Java
12 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.95%) CCNA

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 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.98%) JBoss
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 11 (25.58%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) DHCP
1 6 (13.95%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VPN
3 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.33%) Broadband
5 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.33%) PABX
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) VLAN
5 1 (2.33%) VoIP
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) HTML
2 3 (6.98%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Fat Client
1 5 (11.63%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.91%) Windows 7
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) Android
8 2 (4.65%) Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows CE
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Service Management
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.98%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Android Development
6 1 (2.33%) ITSM
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.33%) MVC
6 1 (2.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) MCITP
1 8 (18.60%) MCSA
1 8 (18.60%) MCSE
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.95%) CCNA
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.95%) MCP
3 3 (6.98%) CCENT
3 3 (6.98%) MCTS
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCA
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) XenApp
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Intel
6 3 (6.98%) Apple
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (4.65%) HP
8 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.33%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) Motorola
8 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £16000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Benefits, Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Alderley Edge
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Progression
Posted: 24 days ago
Northwich
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Salary: £13000.00 - £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe
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Posted: 19 days ago