The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 96 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.19% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -5.47%
Senior 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
1002 1079 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.28% 97.74% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 841 927 712
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
Maidstone - 1 - -
Stansted - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
South East

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (55.56%) SCCM
4 5 (55.56%) SCOM
4 5 (55.56%) vSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (55.56%) F5
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 5 (55.56%) Veeam
4 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
4 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (55.56%) Clustering

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Billing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (55.56%) MCSA
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) vSphere
1 5 (55.56%) XenApp
1 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) SCOM
2 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (55.56%) Foglight
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Veeam
3 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) GFI Software
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec