Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Support Engineer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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

Windows Support Engineer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 - 163
Rank change year-on-year - +163 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 2 0 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% - 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Cheshire median annual salary £28,500 - £25,000
10th Percentile £26,750 - £24,200
90th Percentile £30,250 - £28,500
North West median annual salary £29,250 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year +17.00% -2.91% -26.43%

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 2540 2137 3324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.63% 96.13% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 1843 2581
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Windows Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Cheshire

Windows Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Windows Support Engineer in Cheshire

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £28,500 -
Windows Support Engineer
North West

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Kaspersky
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sophos