The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 105 91 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.32% 0.083% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.089% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £31,250 - £21,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1119 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.98% 92.94% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 994 940 676
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support Engineer
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 2 £29,250 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £30,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (40.00%) MCITP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Advertising
7 2 (20.00%) Veeam
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
8 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL
8 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
8 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
8 1 (10.00%) MCTS
8 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
8 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL
5 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
5 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Sage
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
Stansted
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago