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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 80 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 29 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.24% 2.94% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.98% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 6
Average salary £18,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.93% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
999 974 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 97.18% 98.78% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 879 825 665
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 17 April 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 39 (86.67%) MS Office
4 36 (80.00%) MCP
5 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
7 17 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (35.56%) Network Architecture
8 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (35.56%) VMware Server
8 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (35.56%) VMware
8 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
9 4 (8.89%) SQL
10 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
11 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
11 2 (4.44%) Degree
11 2 (4.44%) Marketing
11 2 (4.44%) VoIP
11 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.44%) Online Marketing
12 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.22%) Lync
12 1 (2.22%) Office 365
12 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (2.22%) MySQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (86.67%) MS Office
2 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (95.56%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Network Architecture
2 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (80.00%) MCP
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (35.56%) VMware Server
2 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
OXL Consulting
Salary: From £24,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago