The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 86 92 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 12 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.11% 1.61% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.66% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 6
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
IT 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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 1024 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.03% 96.88% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 926 928 921
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
West Malling - 4 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £27,000 -
Chatham - 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £24,000 -
Westerham - 1 £29,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 21 (61.76%) MS Exchange
5 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
7 17 (50.00%) VMware
8 15 (44.12%) Firewall
9 14 (41.18%) MS Office
9 14 (41.18%) SCCM
9 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (38.24%) Office 365
10 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
11 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
11 12 (35.29%) DNS
11 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
12 11 (32.35%) Cisco
13 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (26.47%) Skype for Business
14 9 (26.47%) IIS
14 9 (26.47%) SAN
15 8 (23.53%) MCP
15 8 (23.53%) MCSE
15 8 (23.53%) CCNA
15 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (23.53%) LAN
15 8 (23.53%) WAN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (61.76%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (26.47%) IIS
3 9 (26.47%) Skype for Business
4 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Office
2 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 12 (35.29%) DNS
3 9 (26.47%) SAN
4 8 (23.53%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 8 (23.53%) WAN
5 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
5 5 (14.71%) Wireless
6 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Informix
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) iPhone
2 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 7
5 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.71%) Android
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Unix
7 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
2 3 (8.82%) ITSM
2 3 (8.82%) Service Management
3 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL
4 1 (2.94%) Line Management
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) SOA
4 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCNA
2 8 (23.53%) MCP
2 8 (23.53%) MCSE
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.71%) A+ Certification
4 3 (8.82%) CCENT
4 3 (8.82%) MCITP
4 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 3 (8.82%) MCTS
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 19 (55.88%) Hyper-V
3 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (11.76%) ISA Server
5 2 (5.88%) vCloud
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 5 (14.71%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) Nimble Storage
5 4 (11.76%) WatchGuard
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 3 (8.82%) HP
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