The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 27 41 49
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 6.74% 3.90% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.95% 3.95% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 9
Median salary £24,000 £22,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,000 £30,400
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.83% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 259 329 453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 97.00% 98.80% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 224 270 357
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Warrington

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) MS Office
2 14 (48.28%) Intel
3 13 (44.83%) Thin Client
3 13 (44.83%) Fat Client
4 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
4 8 (27.59%) ITIL
5 7 (24.14%) SQL
5 7 (24.14%) VMware
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (17.24%) RPG
7 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (17.24%) JD Edwards
7 5 (17.24%) RPG/400
7 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
7 5 (17.24%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
8 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (13.79%) iPad
8 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
8 4 (13.79%) Synon
9 3 (10.34%) SAN
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix
9 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.34%) Windows 7

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Synon
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Fat Client
1 13 (44.83%) Thin Client
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
3 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Android
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL V2
4 2 (6.90%) Presales
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) RPG
2 5 (17.24%) RPG IV
2 5 (17.24%) RPG/400
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
1 2 (6.90%) DBS Check
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) MCTS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) MobiControl
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Intel
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) JD Edwards
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Veeam
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.45%) Motorola
7 1 (3.45%) SOTI
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