The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 12.62% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £26,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 100 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 99.04% 95.24% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 79 85 116
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +14.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Gatwick region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Gatwick

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) Fortinet
5 9 (60.00%) Supplier Management
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (60.00%) Juniper
5 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 6 (40.00%) XenApp
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (40.00%) vSphere
7 6 (40.00%) Capacity Management
8 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 3 (20.00%) CCNP
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
9 2 (13.33%) MS Office

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 9 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (40.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) XenApp
3 6 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat