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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 74 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.43% 1.82% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 1.85% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 13
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +38.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
1121 1297 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.31% 98.11% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1117 792
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Brighton -7 14 £21,750 -33.07% 1
Lewes - 6 £50,000 -
Eastbourne - 2 £32,500 - 2
Crowborough - 1 £23,000 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
3 29 (63.04%) MS Office
4 24 (52.17%) MCP
5 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
6 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
8 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (34.78%) VMware
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (21.74%) Network Architecture
12 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (21.74%) VMware Server
12 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (19.57%) Windows Vista
14 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (13.04%) VoIP
14 6 (13.04%) MCSE
15 5 (10.87%) Juniper
15 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
15 5 (10.87%) Cisco
15 5 (10.87%) VPN
15 5 (10.87%) CCIE
15 5 (10.87%) CCNP
15 5 (10.87%) CCNA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Lync
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (63.04%) MS Office
2 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) VoIP
2 5 (10.87%) VPN
2 5 (10.87%) MPLS
2 5 (10.87%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Vista
4 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Network Architecture
2 5 (10.87%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.35%) Online Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Network Management
4 1 (2.17%) Change Control
4 1 (2.17%) ISMS
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL
4 1 (2.17%) Information Security Management
4 1 (2.17%) Security Management
4 1 (2.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) MCP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (10.87%) CCIE
3 5 (10.87%) CCNP
3 5 (10.87%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 34 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Juniper
3 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
3 5 (10.87%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) F5
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Dell
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
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