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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 36 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.82% - 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £17,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
221 225 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.20% 96.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 169 181 169
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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