Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Macclesfield during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 35 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -15 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 1.49% 1.69% 8.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.70% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 13
Macclesfield median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +35.14%
Cheshire median annual salary £25,250 £23,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year +8.60% -7.00% -27.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies in Macclesfield with a recognized job title 134 176 124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.88% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 130 161 102
Macclesfield median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,125 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,625 £61,250 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.86% -7.50% +6.67%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Macclesfield

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Macclesfield

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Macclesfield region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR