The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 111 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £29,900 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+32.10% +3.10%
Windows 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
1663 1498 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.80% 93.45% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1166 1730
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £50,000 -
Windows Support Engineer
North West

Windows Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 12 (75.00%) Change Control
4 10 (62.50%) MCITP
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Citrix
5 9 (56.25%) VMS
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (50.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (31.25%) Clustering
7 5 (31.25%) Change Management
7 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
7 5 (31.25%) MCTS
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
7 5 (31.25%) MCSE
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (25.00%) EMC
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) VBScript
8 4 (25.00%) VB
9 3 (18.75%) CCA
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server

Windows Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (56.25%) VMS
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 2000
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Change Control
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) VBScript
1 4 (25.00%) VB
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (62.50%) MCITP
2 5 (31.25%) MCTS
2 5 (31.25%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Citrix
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) EMC