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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 74 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.83% 2.01% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.04% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 10
Average salary £23,000 £29,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
999 1421 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.43% 98.41% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1207 716
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Lewes - 7 £50,000 -
Brighton +4 6 £23,000 -22.03% 3
Eastbourne - 2 £30,250 - 3
Crowborough - 1 £23,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (62.22%) MS Office
4 23 (51.11%) MS Excel
5 17 (37.78%) MCP
5 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
5 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
6 16 (35.56%) VMware
6 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
8 13 (28.89%) VoIP
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (22.22%) Windows Vista
10 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (20.00%) Network Architecture
11 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (20.00%) VMware Server
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
12 7 (15.56%) DNS
12 7 (15.56%) MCSE
12 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (13.33%) F5
13 6 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 6 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
13 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
13 6 (13.33%) SSH
13 6 (13.33%) Wireshark

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (37.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (62.22%) MS Office
2 23 (51.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.89%) VoIP
2 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (15.56%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) MPLS
3 6 (13.33%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) SSH
3 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
3 6 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (2.22%) Electronics
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 6 (13.33%) Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.22%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (13.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (2.22%) ISMS
3 1 (2.22%) Network Management
3 1 (2.22%) Change Control
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL
3 1 (2.22%) Information Security Management
3 1 (2.22%) Security Management
3 1 (2.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB
2 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) MCP
2 7 (15.56%) MCSE
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.33%) CCIE
3 6 (13.33%) CCNP
3 6 (13.33%) CCNA
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (35.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Juniper
3 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
3 6 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
5 1 (2.22%) Agilent
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