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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 76 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.62% 1.14% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 1.17% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 8 32
Average salary £28,000 £33,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,800 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
1392 768 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.58% 97.59% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 701 916
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -8 32 £28,000 -12.50% 3
Lewes -8 3 £50,000 +20.48%
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 27 (42.86%) Linux
4 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
4 23 (36.51%) VMware
5 20 (31.75%) DNS
6 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
7 17 (26.98%) Cisco
7 17 (26.98%) VoIP
8 15 (23.81%) Internet
9 14 (22.22%) DHCP
9 14 (22.22%) FTP
9 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 14 (22.22%) VPN
9 14 (22.22%) VLAN
9 14 (22.22%) Degree
9 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (22.22%) SSH
10 13 (20.63%) Citrix
11 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
11 12 (19.05%) MySQL
11 12 (19.05%) Wireshark
11 12 (19.05%) Polycom
12 11 (17.46%) Postfix
12 11 (17.46%) LAMP
12 11 (17.46%) PHP
12 11 (17.46%) SQL
12 11 (17.46%) IIS
12 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
12 11 (17.46%) DSL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.46%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) DNS
2 17 (26.98%) VoIP
3 15 (23.81%) Internet
4 14 (22.22%) DHCP
4 14 (22.22%) FTP
4 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 14 (22.22%) VPN
4 14 (22.22%) VLAN
4 14 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (22.22%) SSH
5 12 (19.05%) Wireshark
6 11 (17.46%) DSL
6 11 (17.46%) OpenVPN
7 8 (12.70%) WAN
8 6 (9.52%) SAN
9 5 (7.94%) Firewall
10 4 (6.35%) LAN
10 4 (6.35%) Wireless
11 3 (4.76%) MPLS
12 2 (3.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.87%) Back Office
2 2 (3.17%) Front Office
3 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) LAMP
2 5 (7.94%) HTML
3 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.59%) WCF
4 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.35%) Device Driver
3 4 (6.35%) Statistics
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) Solaris
5 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
1 4 (6.35%) Time Management
1 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.17%) ITIL
3 2 (3.17%) CRM
3 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.59%) BDD
4 1 (1.59%) TDD
4 1 (1.59%) Change Management
4 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
2 11 (17.46%) PHP
2 11 (17.46%) SQL
3 10 (15.87%) Java
4 8 (12.70%) Python
5 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.76%) CCIE
2 3 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.46%) Postfix
3 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) IMail Server
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.59%) XenServer
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.59%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 28 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (36.51%) VMware
3 17 (26.98%) Cisco
4 13 (20.63%) Citrix
5 12 (19.05%) Polycom
6 3 (4.76%) F5
6 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.76%) Juniper
6 3 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Dell
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits (Pension / Health
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago