The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gatwick region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 33 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.67% 2.94% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 3.08% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Median salary £52,500 £34,000 £30,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.41% +11.02%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
142 130 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 95.30% 95.59% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 135 116 89
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gatwick region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Dell

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) AppSense
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Tripwire