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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 80 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.72% 2.12% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 2.14% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 10
Average salary £23,000 £29,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
800 1214 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.50% 98.78% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 670 1040 635
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 25 (89.29%) MS Office
4 17 (60.71%) MCP
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (32.14%) Network Architecture
7 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (32.14%) VMware Server
7 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (32.14%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.86%) DNS
9 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 5 (17.86%) SSH
9 5 (17.86%) Wireshark
10 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 4 (14.29%) Degree
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
11 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
12 1 (3.57%) MCSE
12 1 (3.57%) Apache
12 1 (3.57%) SQL
12 1 (3.57%) MySQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
1 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (32.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (89.29%) MS Office
2 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) VoIP
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) SSH
2 5 (17.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Server
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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