The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 43 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.70% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
226 240 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 96.17% 92.66% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 122 170 167
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Chester

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Chester

Support Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (75.00%) REST
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (75.00%) Line Management
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Firmware
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
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