The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Brighton region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 67 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.92% 2.16% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.20% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 23
Median salary £30,000 £21,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -34.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £28,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median 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
823 999 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.68% 97.94% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 742 866 860
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 5 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
3 10 (43.48%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
5 6 (26.09%) VoIP
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
7 4 (17.39%) IIS
8 3 (13.04%) MS Office
8 3 (13.04%) PHP
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Apache
8 3 (13.04%) MySQL
8 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.04%) Electronics
8 3 (13.04%) Finance
8 3 (13.04%) LAMP
8 3 (13.04%) VMware
8 3 (13.04%) Open Source
8 3 (13.04%) Ruby
8 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (8.70%) Marketing
9 2 (8.70%) Stress Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Network Security
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
2 6 (26.09%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) 4G
4 1 (4.35%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) GGSN
4 1 (4.35%) GPRS
4 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (4.35%) MGW
4 1 (4.35%) MVNO
4 1 (4.35%) SGSN
4 1 (4.35%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Electronics
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Stress Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Bash Shell
1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GMP
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
4 1 (4.35%) Redknee
4 1 (4.35%) SAP