The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 189 180 178
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 10 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.25% 0.19% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.19% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 22
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
Technical 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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3773 3593 4004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.73% 94.98% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3106 3092 3449
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Technical Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Southampton - 4 £26,125 -
Farnborough - 2 £27,500 -
Havant - 2 £27,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £27,000 - 1
Basingstoke -4 1 £42,000 - 1
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) VPN
3 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco
5 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 8 (26.67%) UNIX
5 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 8 (26.67%) Firewall
5 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (20.00%) Python
7 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.00%) C
7 6 (20.00%) C++
7 6 (20.00%) Java
7 6 (20.00%) Perl
7 6 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 6 (20.00%) Juniper
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (20.00%) Ruby
7 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) VMware
8 5 (16.67%) MS Office
8 5 (16.67%) ITIL

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.67%) Lync
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) VPN
2 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (26.67%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) ATM
4 5 (16.67%) ISDN
5 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.67%) SAN
7 1 (3.33%) Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.67%) AIX
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) People Management
4 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Python
1 6 (20.00%) C
1 6 (20.00%) C++
1 6 (20.00%) Java
1 6 (20.00%) Perl
1 6 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.33%) CCNP
6 3 (10.00%) MCITP
6 3 (10.00%) CCNA
6 3 (10.00%) MCSE
6 3 (10.00%) MCSA
6 3 (10.00%) MCP
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (6.67%) MCTS
8 1 (3.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Juniper
4 5 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
6 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago