The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 54 41 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 44 57 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.42% 5.78% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 5.97% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 30
Median salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,900 £20,275
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
981 955 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.49% 96.76% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 863 863 965
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

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 Support Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Tonbridge +7 6 £26,000 -24.08%
Stansted -13 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Tunbridge Wells +12 5 £32,500 +16.07%
Dartford -1 4 £31,000 +12.72%
Chatham -2 3 - - 1
Westerham - 3 £29,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £26,956 -
West Malling - 2 £42,500 - 1
Maidstone -4 1 £20,000 -27.27%
Longfield - 1 £25,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
3 50 (54.95%) MS Exchange
4 43 (47.25%) Firewall
5 41 (45.05%) MS Office
6 40 (43.96%) Windows Server
7 39 (42.86%) Cisco
8 38 (41.76%) Active Directory
9 35 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (35.16%) Windows 8
11 30 (32.97%) Avaya
11 30 (32.97%) CCNA
12 25 (27.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (26.37%) Apple
13 24 (26.37%) MCSE
13 24 (26.37%) VMware
14 22 (24.18%) MCITP
14 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2000
14 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (24.18%) Windows 2000 Server
15 21 (23.08%) Mac OS X
15 21 (23.08%) DNS
15 21 (23.08%) Blackberry
15 21 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 20 (21.98%) DHCP
17 18 (19.78%) Problem Management
18 17 (18.68%) Hyper-V
19 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
20 13 (14.29%) MS Excel

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 50 (54.95%) MS Exchange
2 22 (24.18%) Exchange Server 2000
3 21 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
6 8 (8.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (8.79%) Skype for Business
7 7 (7.69%) IIS
7 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (6.59%) CMS
Applications
1 41 (45.05%) MS Office
2 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Office 365
2 5 (5.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (47.25%) Firewall
2 21 (23.08%) DNS
3 20 (21.98%) DHCP
4 11 (12.09%) SAN
5 10 (10.99%) LAN
5 10 (10.99%) WAN
6 8 (8.79%) VLAN
7 7 (7.69%) ISDN
8 6 (6.59%) IP Telephony
8 6 (6.59%) NGN
9 5 (5.49%) WLAN
10 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.40%) OSPF
10 4 (4.40%) Wireless
11 3 (3.30%) Internet
11 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.20%) Broadband
12 2 (2.20%) VoIP
12 2 (2.20%) VPN
13 1 (1.10%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.99%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Advertising
2 1 (1.10%) Automotive
2 1 (1.10%) Retail
2 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.30%) iPhone
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 65 (71.43%) Windows
2 40 (43.96%) Windows Server
3 32 (35.16%) Windows 8
4 22 (24.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (23.08%) Mac OS X
6 14 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.49%) Linux
9 3 (3.30%) Android
9 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.10%) CentOS
11 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) Problem Management
2 12 (13.19%) ITIL
3 9 (9.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.59%) Change Control
4 6 (6.59%) Change Management
4 6 (6.59%) Coaching
5 5 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.40%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.30%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (3.30%) High Availability
7 3 (3.30%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.30%) ITSM
7 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.30%) Migration
7 3 (3.30%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.30%) SOA
8 2 (2.20%) CRM
8 2 (2.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.20%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (32.97%) CCNA
3 25 (27.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (26.37%) MCSE
5 22 (24.18%) MCITP
6 6 (6.59%) CCNP
6 6 (6.59%) Degree
7 4 (4.40%) A+ Certification
7 4 (4.40%) MCP
8 3 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.10%) CCA
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (41.76%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.68%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (7.69%) ISA Server
5 6 (6.59%) Firmware
6 4 (4.40%) XenApp
6 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.30%) vCloud
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.20%) vSphere
9 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) SCCM
1 9 (9.89%) SCOM
2 4 (4.40%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.30%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.30%) MOM
3 3 (3.30%) Puppet
3 3 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.20%) WSUS
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.10%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
2 39 (42.86%) Cisco
3 30 (32.97%) Avaya
4 24 (26.37%) Apple
4 24 (26.37%) VMware
5 11 (12.09%) Citrix
5 11 (12.09%) HP
6 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
7 7 (7.69%) WatchGuard
8 6 (6.59%) LANDesk
9 4 (4.40%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.40%) Trapeze
10 3 (3.30%) BMC
10 3 (3.30%) Dell
10 3 (3.30%) Juniper
10 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.30%) Remedy
11 2 (2.20%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.20%) Symantec
12 1 (1.10%) Forcepoint
Chatham, Kent
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago