The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 85 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 5 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% 1.84% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.90% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 8
Median salary £27,500 £29,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £37,500 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
899 1054 993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.14% 96.96% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 798 946 825
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 31 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 2 - -
Chatham - 1 £38,000 -
Longfield - 1 £24,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT 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 Kent region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) LAN
7 4 (22.22%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (16.67%) MCSA
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Apple
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) WatchGuard