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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
79 91 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.75% 98.91% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 71 83 86
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) Supplier Management
4 5 (35.71%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) MCSE
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Websense
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Supplier Management
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCP
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
5 3 (21.43%) Websense
6 2 (14.29%) Apple