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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 49 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.07% 1.18% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 1.23% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 7
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
426 407 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 93.42% 95.99% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 344 313 321
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Warrington

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) DHCP
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) VPN
7 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) VLAN
9 4 (25.00%) DMZ
9 4 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) VoIP
9 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (25.00%) Avaya
9 4 (25.00%) Juniper
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco
10 3 (18.75%) VB

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) DMZ
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Synon
General
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Swing
2 1 (6.25%) JMS
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) UNIX
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
2 3 (18.75%) VB6
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) RPG
3 1 (6.25%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos
6 1 (6.25%) BT
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago