Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wilmslow during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Support Engineer
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 28 24
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 31 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 17.22% 8.94% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.34% 9.09% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 5
Wilmslow median annual salary £22,500 £21,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -50.59% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £18,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £37,000 £22,550 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £27,500 £21,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year +27.91% -4.44% -35.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow. 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
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies in Wilmslow with a recognized job title 169 297 119
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.89% 98.34% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 151 281 111
Wilmslow median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% -11.39%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,750 £60,500
Cheshire median annual salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% -6.25% -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Wilmslow

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Wilmslow

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Wilmslow over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Wilmslow

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Wilmslow region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
4 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
5 20 (64.52%) Firewall
5 20 (64.52%) Office 365
5 20 (64.52%) Windows 7
6 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
8 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (38.71%) Mac OS X
8 12 (38.71%) Apple
8 12 (38.71%) Windows 8
9 11 (35.48%) MCITP
9 11 (35.48%) MCSE
9 11 (35.48%) MCSA
9 11 (35.48%) MCP
10 10 (32.26%) Service Management
11 9 (29.03%) DHCP
11 9 (29.03%) DNS
11 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (25.81%) Skype for Business
12 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
12 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (25.81%) IBM
12 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
12 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
12 8 (25.81%) Citrix
12 8 (25.81%) SQL Server

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 17 (54.84%) Exchange Server 2013
1 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (25.81%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) DHCP
2 9 (29.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) BGP
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
4 20 (64.52%) Windows 7
5 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (38.71%) Mac OS X
6 12 (38.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Service Management
2 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (35.48%) MCITP
2 11 (35.48%) MCP
2 11 (35.48%) MCSA
2 11 (35.48%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
1 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Apple
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) IBM
3 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard