The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Support Engineer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 81 122
Rank change year-on-year -26 +41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% 0.73% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.76% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Median salary £22,000 £25,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.72% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.66% -7.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1385 927 1646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.25% 96.36% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 808 1315
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in Cheshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in Cheshire

Technical Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 5 £22,000 -
Knutsford -41 1 - -
Daresbury - 1 £22,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
North West

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Technical Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) CRM
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Network Design
6 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Software Audit
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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