The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 59 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.54% 0.89% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 0.95% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 9
Average salary £23,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.72% +2.85%
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 Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
482 315 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 94.14% 93.47% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 406 255 434
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Warrington

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (89.66%) Windows 7
4 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (75.86%) VPN
5 21 (72.41%) MS Excel
5 21 (72.41%) MS Exchange
6 20 (68.97%) MS Office
6 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
6 20 (68.97%) MCTS
7 19 (65.52%) MCP
8 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (58.62%) MCSA
10 16 (55.17%) MCSE
11 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (48.28%) DNS
13 12 (41.38%) Linux
13 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
14 11 (37.93%) MCITP
14 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (37.93%) UNIX
14 11 (37.93%) DHCP
14 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
15 10 (34.48%) Cisco
15 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
16 8 (27.59%) VMware
16 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
17 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
17 7 (24.14%) Firewall

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 21 (72.41%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (72.41%) MS Excel
2 20 (68.97%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) VPN
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 14 (48.28%) DNS
4 11 (37.93%) DHCP
5 7 (24.14%) Firewall
6 6 (20.69%) WAN
6 6 (20.69%) LAN
7 3 (10.34%) SAN
8 2 (6.90%) PBX
8 2 (6.90%) VoIP
General
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (89.66%) Windows 7
3 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (41.38%) Linux
7 11 (37.93%) UNIX
7 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
8 8 (27.59%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.45%) Debian
9 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Service Management
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Web Design
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.45%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) VB
1 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
1 4 (13.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (68.97%) MCTS
3 19 (65.52%) MCP
4 17 (58.62%) MCSA
5 16 (55.17%) MCSE
6 11 (37.93%) MCITP
7 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (6.90%) CCNA
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
2 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.45%) HP