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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 62 92 86
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.03% 2.01% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 2.06% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 41
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 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -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
1099 1650 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.95% 97.46% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1355 1455
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 £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 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 August 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 10 £20,000 -52.94% 2
Northwich - 9 £24,000 - 1
Chester +18 3 £27,250 -22.14%
Runcorn 0 3 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield -15 2 £27,500 +10.00%
Alderley Edge - 2 £40,000 -
Crewe - 2 £32,500 -
Warrington -6 1 £27,500 +19.56% 2
Winsford - 1 £30,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £22,500 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (26.00%) Service Management
7 13 (26.00%) Office 365
8 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
9 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (18.00%) VMware
10 9 (18.00%) ITIL
10 9 (18.00%) MS Office
11 8 (16.00%) MCSE
11 8 (16.00%) MCSA
11 8 (16.00%) Citrix
11 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (16.00%) MCITP
12 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
12 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (14.00%) Finance
12 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (14.00%) CCNA
12 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (14.00%) DHCP
12 7 (14.00%) DNS
12 7 (14.00%) Cisco
13 6 (12.00%) SLA

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 20 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
3 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) DHCP
1 7 (14.00%) DNS
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall
3 5 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) PABX
5 2 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.00%) SAN
5 2 (4.00%) VLAN
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) Broadband
6 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.00%) ISDN
6 1 (2.00%) OSPF
6 1 (2.00%) SNMP
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Publishing
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) SOAP
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (6.00%) Clustering
2 3 (6.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.00%) Android
8 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.00%) Linux
8 2 (4.00%) Unix
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Service Management
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.00%) Network Management
4 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Android Development
6 1 (2.00%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Information Management
6 1 (2.00%) ITSM
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.00%) MVC
6 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Java
1 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) C#
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) MCITP
1 8 (16.00%) MCSA
1 8 (16.00%) MCSE
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.00%) CCNA
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.00%) MCP
4 5 (10.00%) CCENT
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCA
6 1 (2.00%) CCIE
6 1 (2.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.00%) XenApp
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.00%) VMware
3 8 (16.00%) Citrix
4 7 (14.00%) Cisco
5 5 (10.00%) Apple
6 3 (6.00%) Dell
6 3 (6.00%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (6.00%) Intel
7 2 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.00%) F5
8 1 (2.00%) Motorola
8 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Amita UK Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Bonus and oncall call out fees
Posted: 18 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 21 days ago