The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 88 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.06% 2.09% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.21% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 43
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £20,300 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Warrington -9 13 £30,000 +46.34%
Knutsford +21 9 £34,750 +93.05% 2
Runcorn - 1 £24,000 -
Daresbury - 1 £30,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (49.23%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
3 23 (35.38%) UNIX
4 22 (33.85%) Linux
4 22 (33.85%) Problem Management
5 21 (32.31%) Change Management
6 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
7 17 (26.15%) Active Directory
8 16 (24.62%) Cisco
9 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 14 (21.54%) SQL
10 14 (21.54%) Windows 8
11 13 (20.00%) VMware
11 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 10 (15.38%) MS Office
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (15.38%) Firewall
13 9 (13.85%) Finance
13 9 (13.85%) .NET
14 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.31%) AIX
15 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (10.77%) VB6
15 7 (10.77%) WAN
15 7 (10.77%) LAN
15 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
15 7 (10.77%) VB
15 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
16 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
16 6 (9.23%) VPN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) LiveLink
3 1 (1.54%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.77%) WAN
3 7 (10.77%) LAN
4 6 (9.23%) VPN
5 5 (7.69%) DNS
6 4 (6.15%) SAN
7 3 (4.62%) VoIP
8 2 (3.08%) PBX
8 2 (3.08%) Wireless
9 1 (1.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Hudson
1 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) French Language
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) CSS
2 2 (3.08%) SOAP
2 2 (3.08%) REST
3 1 (1.54%) LAMP
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) UNIX
3 22 (33.85%) Linux
4 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
5 14 (21.54%) Windows 8
6 8 (12.31%) AIX
7 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
8 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.62%) Android
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) CentOS
10 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Problem Management
2 21 (32.31%) Change Management
3 6 (9.23%) Migration
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL
5 2 (3.08%) CRM
5 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
5 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
5 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.54%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (1.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.54%) Online Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Release Management
6 1 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.54%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.54%) Network Design
6 1 (1.54%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 7 (10.77%) VB6
2 7 (10.77%) VB
3 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.08%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.23%) MCSE
3 4 (6.15%) MCTS
3 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.62%) CCNA
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.62%) MCP
5 2 (3.08%) MCSA
6 1 (1.54%) MCITP
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.54%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (26.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) vSphere
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.62%) Cisco
3 13 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (9.23%) HP
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (6.15%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.54%) Draytek
7 1 (1.54%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.54%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.54%) Apple
7 1 (1.54%) Juniper
7 1 (1.54%) Reuters
7 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago