Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wilmslow 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 > Wilmslow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 22 28
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 24 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 13.33% 9.49% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.46% 9.62% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 6
Wilmslow median annual salary £22,000 £21,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -52.00% -
10th Percentile £20,750 £18,000 £39,375
90th Percentile £37,000 £23,000 £45,000
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 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 166 291 122
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.22% 98.64% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 154 276 114
Wilmslow median annual salary £37,250 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.25% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £20,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £66,625 £53,750
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 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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Wilmslow

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

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 Wilmslow region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (79.17%) Windows 7
5 18 (75.00%) Office 365
6 12 (50.00%) Firewall
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (45.83%) Service Management
7 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
8 9 (37.50%) MCSE
8 9 (37.50%) MCSA
8 9 (37.50%) MCP
8 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
8 9 (37.50%) Apple
8 9 (37.50%) MCITP
8 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (33.33%) DNS
9 8 (33.33%) DHCP
10 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
11 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 3 (12.50%) Citrix

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 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 18 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
2 8 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 19 (79.17%) Windows 7
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (37.50%) Mac OS X
6 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Service Management
2 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) MCITP
1 9 (37.50%) MCP
1 9 (37.50%) MCSA
1 9 (37.50%) MCSE
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Apple
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard