The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical 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
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 124 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.70% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.74% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 9
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
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%
Technical Support Engineer
North West

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Cheshire region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Technical Support Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry

Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft