The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 76 61 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.98% 2.58% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.63% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 3
Average salary £18,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Support Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
889 646 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.59% 97.88% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 783 508 616
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
3 33 (64.71%) MS Office
4 30 (58.82%) MCP
5 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
6 18 (35.29%) VMware
7 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
8 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (25.49%) Bash Shell
9 13 (25.49%) Linux
9 13 (25.49%) SQL
10 12 (23.53%) VMware Server
10 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (23.53%) Network Architecture
11 11 (21.57%) Python
12 9 (17.65%) Degree
12 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
13 7 (13.73%) VoIP
13 7 (13.73%) Java
14 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
14 6 (11.76%) Spring
15 5 (9.80%) Cisco
15 5 (9.80%) DNS
15 5 (9.80%) DHCP
16 4 (7.84%) Perl

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Lync
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (64.71%) MS Office
2 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) VoIP
2 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 5 (9.80%) DHCP
4 2 (3.92%) FTP
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 2 (3.92%) DSL
4 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.92%) VLAN
4 2 (3.92%) SSH
4 2 (3.92%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (3.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (25.49%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Network Architecture
2 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (3.92%) Analytics
2 2 (3.92%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) Bash Shell
1 13 (25.49%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) Java
4 4 (7.84%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) MCP
2 9 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
1 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.53%) VMware Server
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (5.88%) WSUS
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) McAfee
4 3 (5.88%) NetApp
4 3 (5.88%) Veritas
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) Dell
5 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) Polycom
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