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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.35% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 18.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £23,125 - -
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
107 92 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.17% 96.84% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 86 82 144
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) Citrix
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) VMware
5 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (48.00%) Fortinet
5 12 (48.00%) Supplier Management
5 12 (48.00%) Juniper
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco
5 12 (48.00%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (28.00%) XenApp
9 6 (24.00%) vSphere
9 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
9 6 (24.00%) MS Office
9 6 (24.00%) SAN
9 6 (24.00%) CCNP
9 6 (24.00%) CCNA
9 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (24.00%) Firewall
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.00%) MCP
10 4 (16.00%) MCSE
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 7

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Supplier Management
2 12 (48.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.00%) MCP
3 4 (16.00%) MCSE
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (28.00%) XenApp
4 6 (24.00%) vSphere
5 1 (4.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 12 (48.00%) Fortinet
4 12 (48.00%) Cisco
4 12 (48.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) Apple
6 1 (4.00%) Websense
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat