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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 57 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 41 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.50% 2.25% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 2.32% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 32
Median salary £24,000 £27,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £28,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -1.72%
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
1143 1639 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.61% 97.21% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1398 1499
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 £23,750 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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
Wilmslow +6 17 £21,000 -53.33% 3
Northwich - 8 £24,000 - 1
Chester +20 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Warrington +3 4 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Runcorn +1 4 £32,500 +54.76%
Macclesfield -18 2 £27,500 +30.95%
Alderley Edge - 2 £40,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
4 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
4 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 19 (33.93%) Windows 7
6 19 (33.93%) Office 365
7 17 (30.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
9 13 (23.21%) Service Management
9 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (19.64%) VMware
11 10 (17.86%) MCSE
11 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (16.07%) Citrix
12 9 (16.07%) MCSA
12 9 (16.07%) DNS
12 9 (16.07%) ITIL
12 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
12 9 (16.07%) MCITP
13 8 (14.29%) DHCP
13 8 (14.29%) Cisco
13 8 (14.29%) Windows 8
14 7 (12.50%) CCNA
14 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (12.50%) Mac OS X
14 7 (12.50%) Apple
14 7 (12.50%) MCP

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 22 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 17 (30.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.36%) JBoss
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.57%) Apache
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
2 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) DHCP
3 7 (12.50%) Firewall
4 5 (8.93%) Internet
4 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.36%) VPN
6 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.57%) ISDN
6 2 (3.57%) OSPF
6 2 (3.57%) PABX
6 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.57%) SAN
6 2 (3.57%) SNMP
6 2 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.79%) VoIP
7 1 (1.79%) WebEx
7 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Publishing
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 3 (5.36%) SOAP
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (1.79%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (33.93%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 7 (12.50%) Mac OS X
8 5 (8.93%) Android
8 5 (8.93%) Linux
9 4 (7.14%) Apple iOS
10 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (3.57%) Unix
12 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.79%) Windows CE
12 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Service Management
2 9 (16.07%) ITIL
3 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.93%) Network Management
4 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Information Management
6 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.79%) Android Development
7 1 (1.79%) Information Security
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.79%) ITSM
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.79%) MVC
7 1 (1.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) Java
1 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) MCSE
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.07%) MCITP
2 9 (16.07%) MCSA
3 7 (12.50%) CCNA
3 7 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.50%) MCP
4 5 (8.93%) CCENT
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.93%) XenApp
4 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) MobiControl
2 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) VMware
3 9 (16.07%) Citrix
4 8 (14.29%) Cisco
5 7 (12.50%) Apple
6 4 (7.14%) Dell
6 4 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (7.14%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.57%) Intel
8 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.79%) F5
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Motorola
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