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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 85 63 82
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.66% 2.35% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.40% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 6
Average salary £18,500 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.75% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.78%
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
1058 792 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.69% 98.14% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 906 609 759
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -13 18 £18,500 -53.75% 3
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.00%) MS Office
4 31 (51.67%) MCP
5 26 (43.33%) MS Exchange
6 25 (41.67%) VMware
7 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
8 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
8 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
10 14 (23.33%) VoIP
10 14 (23.33%) Linux
10 14 (23.33%) SQL
11 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (20.00%) Network Architecture
12 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (20.00%) VMware Server
12 12 (20.00%) Python
12 12 (20.00%) Cisco
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 10 (16.67%) Degree
14 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
14 9 (15.00%) VPN
15 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (13.33%) Java
15 8 (13.33%) CCNA
16 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 26 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (55.00%) MS Office
2 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) VoIP
2 9 (15.00%) VPN
3 7 (11.67%) MPLS
3 7 (11.67%) Firewall
4 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (8.33%) DNS
5 5 (8.33%) DHCP
6 2 (3.33%) FTP
6 2 (3.33%) Internet
6 2 (3.33%) DSL
6 2 (3.33%) SSH
6 2 (3.33%) VLAN
6 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.33%) OpenVPN
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless
7 1 (1.67%) WAN
7 1 (1.67%) ADSL
7 1 (1.67%) Broadband
7 1 (1.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (3.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (23.33%) Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Online Marketing
3 2 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
1 14 (23.33%) Bash Shell
2 12 (20.00%) Python
3 8 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (51.67%) MCP
2 10 (16.67%) Degree
3 8 (13.33%) CCNA
3 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (11.67%) CCIE
4 7 (11.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
1 22 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
4 2 (3.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.00%) WSUS
1 3 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (61.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (41.67%) VMware
3 12 (20.00%) Cisco
4 7 (11.67%) F5
4 7 (11.67%) Juniper
4 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.00%) McAfee
5 3 (5.00%) NetApp
5 3 (5.00%) Veritas
5 3 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (5.00%) Dell
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix
6 2 (3.33%) Polycom
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