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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 41 41 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 48 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.96% 6.23% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 6.43% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 63 33
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,200 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
950 1058 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.14% 96.98% 99.02%
Number of salaries quoted 842 938 960
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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
Folkestone - 11 £35,000 - 1
Dartford +11 7 £32,500 +18.18%
Chatham -6 6 £27,000 -48.57%
Tunbridge Wells +21 3 £22,500 -33.82% 1
Canterbury - 3 £26,956 -
Longfield - 2 £23,750 -
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £30,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 55 (53.92%) Windows
1 55 (53.92%) Firewall
2 48 (47.06%) Cisco
3 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
4 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (37.25%) Active Directory
6 37 (36.27%) MS Exchange
7 35 (34.31%) CCNA
8 32 (31.37%) ITIL
9 29 (28.43%) Windows Server
10 26 (25.49%) CheckPoint
10 26 (25.49%) VMware
10 26 (25.49%) IP Telephony
11 25 (24.51%) MS Office
12 24 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 22 (21.57%) DNS
13 22 (21.57%) DHCP
13 22 (21.57%) Change Control
13 22 (21.57%) Windows 8
14 21 (20.59%) CCNP
15 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (17.65%) Extreme Networks
17 16 (15.69%) CCSE
17 16 (15.69%) Avaya
18 15 (14.71%) WAN
18 15 (14.71%) LAN
19 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (13.73%) F5
20 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
20 13 (12.75%) Windows 7

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 37 (36.27%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2000
4 10 (9.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (5.88%) IIS
7 6 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (5.88%) Skype for Business
8 4 (3.92%) CMS
9 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (24.51%) MS Office
2 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Office 365
2 4 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (53.92%) Firewall
2 26 (25.49%) IP Telephony
3 22 (21.57%) DHCP
3 22 (21.57%) DNS
4 15 (14.71%) LAN
4 15 (14.71%) WAN
5 13 (12.75%) ExtremeXOS
6 10 (9.80%) Wireless
7 8 (7.84%) VPN
8 7 (6.86%) IPsec
8 7 (6.86%) MPLS
8 7 (6.86%) Network Security
8 7 (6.86%) SAN
8 7 (6.86%) VLAN
9 6 (5.88%) 802.11
9 6 (5.88%) DPNSS
9 6 (5.88%) QSIG
9 6 (5.88%) SNMP
10 5 (4.90%) ISDN
10 5 (4.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.98%) German Language
4 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.98%) iPhone
3 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (53.92%) Windows
2 29 (28.43%) Windows Server
3 24 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (21.57%) Windows 8
5 13 (12.75%) Windows 7
6 11 (10.78%) Windows 2000 Server
6 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (9.80%) Mac OS X
8 8 (7.84%) Linux
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.94%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.98%) Android
12 1 (0.98%) CentOS
12 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) ITIL
2 22 (21.57%) Change Control
3 10 (9.80%) Problem Management
4 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.88%) Coaching
6 5 (4.90%) Change Management
7 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 3 (2.94%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (2.94%) High Availability
8 3 (2.94%) ITIL V3
8 3 (2.94%) ITSM
8 3 (2.94%) Network Design
8 3 (2.94%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (2.94%) SOA
8 3 (2.94%) Software Testing
9 2 (1.96%) Migration
9 2 (1.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (34.31%) CCNA
3 21 (20.59%) CCNP
4 16 (15.69%) CCSE
5 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (12.75%) Check Point Certification
7 12 (11.76%) MCSE
8 11 (10.78%) MCITP
9 6 (5.88%) Degree
10 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.96%) MCP
11 2 (1.96%) MCSA
11 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (37.25%) Active Directory
2 20 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.75%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.76%) Firmware
5 6 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.94%) vCloud
7 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.98%) XenApp
8 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.98%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) SCOM
2 6 (5.88%) SCCM
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (2.94%) MOM
4 3 (2.94%) Puppet
4 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (47.06%) Cisco
2 44 (43.14%) Microsoft
3 26 (25.49%) CheckPoint
3 26 (25.49%) VMware
4 18 (17.65%) Extreme Networks
5 16 (15.69%) Avaya
6 14 (13.73%) F5
7 13 (12.75%) Apple
8 11 (10.78%) Citrix
9 8 (7.84%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.88%) HP
10 6 (5.88%) Mitel
10 6 (5.88%) WatchGuard
11 4 (3.92%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.92%) LANDesk
11 4 (3.92%) Trapeze
12 3 (2.94%) BMC
12 3 (2.94%) Juniper
12 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.94%) Remedy
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Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22k - 34k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
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