The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 87 88 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.84% 1.69% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.71% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 8
Average salary £30,000 £18,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -49.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £18,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £25,250 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
942 1052 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.43% 98.97% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 849 893 621
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the East Sussex region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in East Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Support Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -14 7 £30,000 +62.16% 4
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Linux
3 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 21 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 21 (63.64%) MS Office
5 18 (54.55%) Electronics
6 16 (48.48%) Wireshark
7 14 (42.42%) VoIP
8 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
9 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
10 10 (30.30%) Unix
10 10 (30.30%) Degree
11 9 (27.27%) SSH
11 9 (27.27%) DNS
11 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
11 9 (27.27%) openSUSE
11 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
11 9 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
11 9 (27.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 9 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (21.21%) Games
13 4 (12.12%) Finance
13 4 (12.12%) LAMP
14 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
14 3 (9.09%) Moodle
14 3 (9.09%) Totara
14 3 (9.09%) VMware
14 3 (9.09%) e-Learning
14 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
14 3 (9.09%) SQL Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (9.09%) Moodle
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Totara
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (63.64%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 16 (48.48%) Wireshark
3 14 (42.42%) VoIP
4 9 (27.27%) DNS
4 9 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
4 9 (27.27%) SSH
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
6 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (54.55%) Electronics
2 12 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) Games
4 4 (12.12%) Finance
5 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 9 (27.27%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.09%) e-Learning
2 3 (9.09%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Linux
3 11 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 10 (30.30%) Unix
5 9 (27.27%) openSUSE
5 9 (27.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) Information Security
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL
2 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.03%) C#
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
1 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
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