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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 59 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 30 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.00% 2.42% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 2.50% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 43
Median salary £21,000 £22,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.61% -44.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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 1282 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.30% 96.75% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1118 1459
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,999 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +7 13 £19,000 -13.63% 2
Wilmslow -3 9 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Chester -1 4 £24,500 -6.66%
Knutsford +6 1 £21,000 -17.64%
Macclesfield +2 1 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Windows Server
2 33 (44.59%) Windows 7
3 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
4 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
5 25 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (29.73%) Office 365
7 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
8 19 (25.68%) Windows 8
9 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (22.97%) VMware
11 15 (20.27%) Firewall
11 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
11 15 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (18.92%) MCSE
12 14 (18.92%) MS Office
12 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (17.57%) DNS
14 12 (16.22%) DHCP
14 12 (16.22%) SQL
14 12 (16.22%) MCSA
14 12 (16.22%) MCP
14 12 (16.22%) Mac OS X
14 12 (16.22%) Apple
14 12 (16.22%) MCITP
15 11 (14.86%) Intel
16 10 (13.51%) Service Management
16 10 (13.51%) Thin Client
16 10 (13.51%) SQL Server

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 21 (28.38%) MS Exchange
2 18 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.92%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (29.73%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) Firewall
2 13 (17.57%) DNS
3 12 (16.22%) DHCP
4 6 (8.11%) SAN
5 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.41%) VLAN
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (4.05%) Internet
7 3 (4.05%) PABX
8 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.70%) ISDN
8 2 (2.70%) LAN
8 2 (2.70%) OSPF
8 2 (2.70%) SNMP
8 2 (2.70%) VPN
8 2 (2.70%) WAN
9 1 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.35%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Marketing
2 2 (2.70%) Publishing
2 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) .NET
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
1 1 (1.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Fat Client
1 10 (13.51%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Data Extraction
2 3 (4.05%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.70%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 33 (44.59%) Windows 7
2 33 (44.59%) Windows Server
3 25 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.68%) Windows 8
5 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (16.22%) Mac OS X
7 8 (10.81%) Linux
8 7 (9.46%) Android
9 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
9 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.35%) Windows CE
11 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) Service Management
2 7 (9.46%) ITIL
2 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (6.76%) CRM
4 4 (5.41%) Patch Management
5 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.05%) ERP
5 3 (4.05%) Information Security
5 3 (4.05%) Network Management
6 2 (2.70%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (2.70%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.70%) Information Management
6 2 (2.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.70%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.70%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.35%) Analytics
7 1 (1.35%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.35%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) C#
3 1 (1.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) MCSE
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.22%) MCITP
2 12 (16.22%) MCP
2 12 (16.22%) MCSA
3 5 (6.76%) CCNA
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.05%) CCENT
5 1 (1.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) GIAC
5 1 (1.35%) MCTS
5 1 (1.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.16%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) vSphere
5 4 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.35%) MobiControl
3 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) VMware
3 12 (16.22%) Apple
4 11 (14.86%) Intel
5 9 (12.16%) Cisco
6 8 (10.81%) Citrix
7 3 (4.05%) EMC
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle
7 3 (4.05%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.05%) Sage
8 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (2.70%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.35%) BT
9 1 (1.35%) F5
9 1 (1.35%) Motorola
9 1 (1.35%) SOTI
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
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