Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 21 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 > Warrington
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 70 79
Rank change year-on-year +17 +9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.45% 1.45% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 1.51% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 21
Warrington median annual salary £22,000 £26,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +13.04% -2.13%
10th Percentile £18,750 £19,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £31,050 £28,750 £28,750
Cheshire median annual salary £25,250 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +12.22% -10.00% -27.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 640 597 949
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 95.98% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 516 521 848
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £52,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.56%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer 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 in Warrington.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Warrington

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Warrington region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) LAN
2 14 (48.28%) WAN
3 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
4 10 (34.48%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
5 9 (31.03%) ITIL
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) VMware
6 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
6 8 (27.59%) VPN
6 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
6 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
7 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
7 7 (24.14%) DNS
7 7 (24.14%) Intel
7 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
8 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (20.69%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (20.69%) XenApp
8 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
8 6 (20.69%) Veeam
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.79%) IIS
10 4 (13.79%) Office 365

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.79%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) LAN
1 14 (48.28%) WAN
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) DNS
4 6 (20.69%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Fat Client
2 7 (24.14%) Thin Client
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCENT
1 3 (10.34%) CCNA
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
1 3 (10.34%) MCITP
1 3 (10.34%) MCP
1 3 (10.34%) MCSA
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) OCA
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) XenApp
3 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Citrix
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Intel
4 6 (20.69%) Veeam
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco