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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 62 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.36% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 0.75% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 7
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £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
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
1080 934 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.18% 98.11% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 914 783 931
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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +20 33 £24,000 -40.00% 1
Lewes - 4 £50,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
3 41 (49.40%) VMware
4 40 (48.19%) MS Exchange
5 38 (45.78%) Linux
6 34 (40.96%) Bash Shell
7 30 (36.14%) VoIP
8 29 (34.94%) Cisco
9 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
10 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (30.12%) Degree
12 24 (28.92%) SQL
12 24 (28.92%) MS Office
13 23 (27.71%) VPN
14 21 (25.30%) MCP
14 21 (25.30%) Python
15 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
15 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
15 20 (24.10%) DNS
16 19 (22.89%) Java
16 19 (22.89%) DHCP
17 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
18 16 (19.28%) FTP
18 16 (19.28%) Internet
18 16 (19.28%) SSH
18 16 (19.28%) Cisco IOS
19 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
20 14 (16.87%) MySQL
20 14 (16.87%) Citrix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 40 (48.19%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.66%) IIS
3 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.20%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (28.92%) MS Office
2 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.14%) VoIP
2 23 (27.71%) VPN
3 20 (24.10%) DNS
3 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
4 19 (22.89%) DHCP
5 16 (19.28%) FTP
5 16 (19.28%) Internet
5 16 (19.28%) SSH
5 16 (19.28%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (16.87%) VLAN
6 14 (16.87%) Wireshark
7 13 (15.66%) DSL
7 13 (15.66%) OpenVPN
8 10 (12.05%) Firewall
8 10 (12.05%) MPLS
8 10 (12.05%) WAN
9 6 (7.23%) LAN
10 2 (2.41%) SMTP
11 1 (1.20%) ADSL
11 1 (1.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) MySQL
2 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.41%) Front Office
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) LAMP
2 6 (7.23%) Spring
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.41%) Social Media
2 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 38 (45.78%) Linux
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.05%) Load Balancing
2 9 (10.84%) Network Architecture
3 2 (2.41%) Analytics
3 2 (2.41%) CRM
3 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (2.41%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.20%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.20%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.96%) Bash Shell
2 24 (28.92%) SQL
3 21 (25.30%) Python
4 19 (22.89%) Java
5 13 (15.66%) PHP
6 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) Degree
2 21 (25.30%) MCP
3 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (12.05%) CCIE
4 10 (12.05%) CCNP
5 8 (9.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) HND
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.20%) MCITP
System Software
1 28 (33.73%) Active Directory
2 27 (32.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.66%) Postfix
4 9 (10.84%) VMware Server
5 3 (3.61%) vSphere
6 2 (2.41%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.61%) WSUS
1 3 (3.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 41 (49.40%) VMware
3 29 (34.94%) Cisco
4 14 (16.87%) Polycom
4 14 (16.87%) Citrix
5 10 (12.05%) Juniper
5 10 (12.05%) CheckPoint
5 10 (12.05%) F5
6 3 (3.61%) McAfee
6 3 (3.61%) HP
6 3 (3.61%) Dell
6 3 (3.61%) NetApp
6 3 (3.61%) Veritas
East Sussex
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 Per Annum + Benefits + Pension + Holiday + T
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 + 10% bonus + pension contribution
Posted: 22 days ago