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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 84 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.84% 0.77% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.79% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 14
Median salary £27,000 £27,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
812 1017 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.60% 97.51% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 650 900 968
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells +20 3 £32,500 +20.37%
Longfield - 2 £22,500 -
Chatham -8 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £22,500 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
6 5 (35.71%) Office 365
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 4 (28.57%) Wireless
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) MCSE
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
8 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
8 3 (21.43%) MCP
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) Android
8 3 (21.43%) iPhone

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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) AS400
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Android
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Application Packaging
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCP
5 2 (14.29%) MCSA
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Infor
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago