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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 55 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 43 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.73% 2.25% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.85% 2.32% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 35
Median salary £21,500 £22,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £32,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1118 1382 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.05% 97.19% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1223 1598
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -2 20 £21,000 -53.33% 1
Warrington +13 10 £20,750 -6.74% 1
Chester +6 6 £24,500 -6.66% 1
Northwich +9 1 £32,000 -
Knutsford +5 1 £21,000 -17.64%
Runcorn +2 1 £32,500 +62.50%
Macclesfield -14 1 £27,500 +30.95% 1
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 60 (76.92%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) Windows Server
3 33 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 32 (41.03%) Windows 7
5 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
6 29 (37.18%) MS Exchange
7 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (30.77%) Office 365
9 23 (29.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (24.36%) VMware
11 18 (23.08%) Windows 8
12 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
13 16 (20.51%) MCSE
13 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (17.95%) MCSA
14 14 (17.95%) Firewall
14 14 (17.95%) MCITP
15 13 (16.67%) Service Management
15 13 (16.67%) SQL
15 13 (16.67%) DNS
15 13 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 12 (15.38%) Mac OS X
16 12 (15.38%) Apple
16 12 (15.38%) MCP
16 12 (15.38%) DHCP
17 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
17 11 (14.10%) Citrix
18 10 (12.82%) Cisco

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 29 (37.18%) MS Exchange
2 23 (29.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.54%) MS Office
3 6 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (30.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) DNS
3 12 (15.38%) DHCP
4 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.41%) Internet
5 5 (6.41%) SAN
6 3 (3.85%) PABX
6 3 (3.85%) VLAN
6 3 (3.85%) VPN
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.56%) ISDN
7 2 (2.56%) OSPF
7 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.56%) SNMP
8 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.28%) LAN
8 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) CSS
2 2 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (1.28%) jQuery
3 1 (1.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Fat Client
1 5 (6.41%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.13%) Clustering
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.85%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.56%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 60 (76.92%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) Windows Server
3 32 (41.03%) Windows 7
4 27 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (15.38%) Mac OS X
8 9 (11.54%) Linux
9 7 (8.97%) Android
10 6 (7.69%) Apple iOS
11 5 (6.41%) Windows 10
12 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Service Management
2 10 (12.82%) ITIL
3 7 (8.97%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.41%) CRM
4 5 (6.41%) Network Management
5 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.13%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.85%) ERP
6 3 (3.85%) Information Security
7 2 (2.56%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.56%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (2.56%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (2.56%) Information Management
7 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (2.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) Java
3 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) MCSE
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (17.95%) MCITP
2 14 (17.95%) MCSA
3 12 (15.38%) MCP
4 7 (8.97%) CCNA
4 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.41%) CCENT
6 2 (2.56%) Degree
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.28%) GIAC
7 1 (1.28%) MCTS
7 1 (1.28%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.69%) vSphere
5 5 (6.41%) XenApp
6 3 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.36%) VMware
3 12 (15.38%) Apple
4 11 (14.10%) Citrix
5 10 (12.82%) Cisco
6 5 (6.41%) Intel
7 4 (5.13%) Dell
7 4 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (5.13%) EqualLogic
8 3 (3.85%) Sage
9 2 (2.56%) EMC
9 2 (2.56%) IBM
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle
9 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.28%) BT
10 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.28%) F5
10 1 (1.28%) Openreach
10 1 (1.28%) Symantec
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago