The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 82 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.19% 1.62% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 1.66% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 23
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £34,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1215 724 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 97.57% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 654 654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
East Sussex

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 28 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) Linux
3 21 (38.18%) DNS
4 17 (30.91%) VMware
4 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
5 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
5 12 (21.82%) Internet
6 11 (20.00%) SAN
6 11 (20.00%) Cisco
6 11 (20.00%) VoIP
6 11 (20.00%) DHCP
6 11 (20.00%) FTP
6 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (20.00%) SSH
6 11 (20.00%) VLAN
6 11 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (18.18%) Back Office
7 10 (18.18%) SLA
7 10 (18.18%) Client/Server
7 10 (18.18%) Citrix
8 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (16.36%) Wireless
8 9 (16.36%) Solaris
8 9 (16.36%) MySQL
8 9 (16.36%) Device Driver
8 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
8 9 (16.36%) Statistics
8 9 (16.36%) Wireshark

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.55%) IIS
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) DNS
2 12 (21.82%) Internet
3 11 (20.00%) SAN
3 11 (20.00%) VoIP
3 11 (20.00%) DHCP
3 11 (20.00%) FTP
3 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (20.00%) SSH
3 11 (20.00%) VLAN
3 11 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (16.36%) Wireless
4 9 (16.36%) Wireshark
5 8 (14.55%) OpenVPN
5 8 (14.55%) VPN
5 8 (14.55%) DSL
6 7 (12.73%) WAN
7 3 (5.45%) LAN
8 2 (3.64%) SMTP
8 2 (3.64%) Firewall
8 2 (3.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (3.64%) Front Office
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) LAMP
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 9 (16.36%) Device Driver
2 9 (16.36%) Statistics
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Windows
2 21 (38.18%) Linux
3 9 (16.36%) Solaris
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity
1 9 (16.36%) Time Management
1 9 (16.36%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.64%) CRM
3 2 (3.64%) ITIL
3 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.82%) BDD
4 1 (1.82%) TDD
4 1 (1.82%) Change Management
4 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
2 8 (14.55%) PHP
3 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) Postfix
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.64%) IMail Server
5 1 (1.82%) XenServer
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.82%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) Cisco
4 10 (18.18%) Citrix
5 9 (16.36%) Polycom
6 4 (7.27%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
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