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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 52 40 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 68 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.48% 6.29% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 6.45% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 68 36
Median salary £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £38,500 £38,500
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
929 1054 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.00% 97.50% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 817 938 1037
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Dartford -1 5 £31,000 +12.72%
Chatham -4 5 £32,500 +18.18%
Tunbridge Wells +17 3 £25,000 -33.33%
Tonbridge +6 3 £26,000 -24.08%
Canterbury - 3 £26,956 - 1
Longfield - 3 £24,000 -
Stansted -11 2 £32,500 +8.33%
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 26 June 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 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
3 38 (43.18%) Firewall
4 37 (42.05%) MS Exchange
5 36 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 35 (39.77%) Cisco
7 31 (35.23%) MS Office
8 30 (34.09%) Windows Server
9 28 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (27.27%) VMware
11 23 (26.14%) CCNA
11 23 (26.14%) Windows 8
11 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (25.00%) DNS
12 22 (25.00%) Avaya
13 21 (23.86%) DHCP
13 21 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (18.18%) ITIL
14 16 (18.18%) Apple
14 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (17.05%) MCSE
16 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2000
16 14 (15.91%) MCITP
16 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
16 14 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
16 14 (15.91%) Windows 7
17 13 (14.77%) Problem Management
17 13 (14.77%) Mac OS X
17 13 (14.77%) Blackberry
17 13 (14.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 (42.05%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2000
3 13 (14.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (7.95%) IIS
6 7 (7.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (7.95%) Skype for Business
7 6 (6.82%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (35.23%) MS Office
2 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Office 365
2 5 (5.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (43.18%) Firewall
2 22 (25.00%) DNS
3 21 (23.86%) DHCP
4 12 (13.64%) LAN
4 12 (13.64%) WAN
5 10 (11.36%) SAN
6 9 (10.23%) IP Telephony
7 7 (7.95%) ISDN
7 7 (7.95%) VLAN
7 7 (7.95%) Wireless
8 6 (6.82%) NGN
9 5 (5.68%) WLAN
10 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.55%) IPsec
10 4 (4.55%) MPLS
10 4 (4.55%) Network Security
10 4 (4.55%) OSPF
11 3 (3.41%) 802.11
11 3 (3.41%) DPNSS
11 3 (3.41%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Automotive
4 1 (1.14%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.14%) German Language
4 1 (1.14%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 30 (34.09%) Windows Server
3 23 (26.14%) Windows 8
3 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (15.91%) Windows 2000 Server
4 14 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 13 (14.77%) Mac OS X
6 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.95%) Linux
8 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.27%) Android
10 1 (1.14%) CentOS
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.18%) ITIL
2 13 (14.77%) Problem Management
3 9 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (9.09%) Change Control
4 8 (9.09%) Coaching
5 7 (7.95%) Change Management
6 5 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.41%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (3.41%) High Availability
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL V3
8 3 (3.41%) ITSM
8 3 (3.41%) Migration
8 3 (3.41%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.41%) SOA
9 2 (2.27%) Line Management
9 2 (2.27%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (26.14%) CCNA
3 16 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (17.05%) MCSE
5 14 (15.91%) MCITP
6 8 (9.09%) CCNP
7 6 (6.82%) Degree
8 3 (3.41%) A+ Certification
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.41%) MCP
9 2 (2.27%) CCSE
9 2 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 21 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.23%) Firmware
5 7 (7.95%) Forefront TMG
5 7 (7.95%) ISA Server
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.41%) vCloud
6 3 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (3.41%) XenApp
6 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) SCCM
1 9 (10.23%) SCOM
2 4 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (3.41%) MOM
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
3 3 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.77%) Cisco
3 24 (27.27%) VMware
4 22 (25.00%) Avaya
5 16 (18.18%) Apple
6 11 (12.50%) Citrix
6 11 (12.50%) HP
7 8 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.95%) CheckPoint
8 7 (7.95%) WatchGuard
9 6 (6.82%) LANDesk
10 4 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 4 (4.55%) Trapeze
11 3 (3.41%) BMC
11 3 (3.41%) Dell
11 3 (3.41%) Juniper
11 3 (3.41%) Mitel
11 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.41%) Remedy
12 2 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
Canterbury
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