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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 101 95 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.67% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -10.90%
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
1047 1044 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.23% 94.57% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 947 903 595
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 30 January 2015. 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
Canterbury - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Avaya
4 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Apple

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Apple