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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 59 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.62% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 5 6
Average salary £24,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
926 780 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 98.36% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 811 659 788
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
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
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 18 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (63.89%) Windows
2 44 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 37 (51.39%) Linux
4 34 (47.22%) Bash Shell
5 31 (43.06%) VMware
6 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 25 (34.72%) Degree
8 24 (33.33%) MS Office
8 24 (33.33%) SQL
9 21 (29.17%) Python
10 20 (27.78%) MCP
10 20 (27.78%) VoIP
10 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
11 19 (26.39%) DHCP
11 19 (26.39%) DNS
11 19 (26.39%) Cisco
11 19 (26.39%) Java
12 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (22.22%) SSH
14 16 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
14 16 (22.22%) Internet
14 16 (22.22%) FTP
15 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
16 14 (19.44%) Wireshark
16 14 (19.44%) VLAN
16 14 (19.44%) Polycom
16 14 (19.44%) Citrix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 30 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.06%) IIS
3 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (33.33%) MS Office
2 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) VoIP
1 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 19 (26.39%) DNS
2 19 (26.39%) DHCP
3 16 (22.22%) FTP
3 16 (22.22%) Internet
3 16 (22.22%) SSH
3 16 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (19.44%) VLAN
4 14 (19.44%) Wireshark
5 13 (18.06%) OpenVPN
5 13 (18.06%) DSL
5 13 (18.06%) VPN
6 9 (12.50%) WAN
7 5 (6.94%) LAN
8 2 (2.78%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) MySQL
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (1.39%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) LAMP
2 6 (8.33%) Spring
3 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 3 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) Social Media
2 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.89%) Windows
2 37 (51.39%) Linux
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 2 (2.78%) Analytics
2 2 (2.78%) CRM
2 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
2 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
3 1 (1.39%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Online Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) Bash Shell
2 24 (33.33%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) Python
4 19 (26.39%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) Perl
7 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (34.72%) Degree
2 20 (27.78%) MCP
3 1 (1.39%) HND
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.06%) Postfix
4 9 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 3 (4.17%) vSphere
6 2 (2.78%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.17%) WSUS
1 3 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 44 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.06%) VMware
3 19 (26.39%) Cisco
4 14 (19.44%) Polycom
4 14 (19.44%) Citrix
5 3 (4.17%) NetApp
5 3 (4.17%) Veritas
5 3 (4.17%) McAfee
5 3 (4.17%) HP
5 3 (4.17%) Dell
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