The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Maidstone 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 24 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.49% 6.80% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 7.22% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Median salary £20,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 97 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 100.00% 94.17% 99.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 89 113
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £26,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Maidstone

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

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 Maidstone region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) BCP
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto