The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 319 328 347
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 137 139 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.67% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.69% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 124 78
Average salary £27,250 £26,000 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.80% +5.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
IT Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18590 20274 19817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15909 16538 15745
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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
Berkshire -3 45 £32,500 +3.17% 8
Hampshire +25 27 £23,500 -9.61% 7
Surrey +21 25 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire -8 16 £23,000 -16.36% 2
Kent +3 12 £28,000 +24.44% 2
West Sussex -2 8 £23,500 +14.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £24,500 +6.52%
East Sussex +6 1 £23,000 -4.16%
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 282 (89.52%) Windows
2 215 (68.25%) Active Directory
3 181 (57.46%) Microsoft
4 179 (56.83%) Windows Server
5 159 (50.48%) MS Exchange
6 147 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 119 (37.78%) VMware
8 111 (35.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 99 (31.43%) MS Excel
10 98 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 88 (27.94%) Firewall
12 87 (27.62%) Windows 7
13 84 (26.67%) Office 365
13 84 (26.67%) TCP/IP
14 82 (26.03%) Hyper-V
15 80 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2013
16 71 (22.54%) Windows 8
17 67 (21.27%) MS Office
18 66 (20.95%) DNS
19 65 (20.63%) Linux
20 63 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 54 (17.14%) DHCP
22 50 (15.87%) Cisco
22 50 (15.87%) Citrix
22 50 (15.87%) Windows XP
23 48 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
24 44 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
25 43 (13.65%) WAN
25 43 (13.65%) SAN
26 42 (13.33%) LAN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 159 (50.48%) MS Exchange
2 98 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 80 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (10.48%) SharePoint
5 19 (6.03%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (4.44%) Skype for Business
8 11 (3.49%) IIS
9 7 (2.22%) Apache
10 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 99 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 67 (21.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 84 (26.67%) Office 365
2 17 (5.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.27%) SaaS
5 3 (0.95%) Dropbox
6 2 (0.63%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 88 (27.94%) Firewall
2 84 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 66 (20.95%) DNS
4 54 (17.14%) DHCP
5 43 (13.65%) SAN
5 43 (13.65%) WAN
6 42 (13.33%) LAN
7 26 (8.25%) VPN
8 21 (6.67%) VoIP
8 21 (6.67%) Wireless
9 15 (4.76%) Internet
10 8 (2.54%) ADSL
11 7 (2.22%) VLAN
12 6 (1.90%) iSCSI
13 5 (1.59%) Intranet
14 4 (1.27%) FTP
14 4 (1.27%) NAS
15 3 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
15 3 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
16 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.22%) MySQL
2 7 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.95%) Informix
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.59%) Mercurial
2 4 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (2.86%) Retail
2 7 (2.22%) Electronics
2 7 (2.22%) Games
3 6 (1.90%) German Language
4 5 (1.59%) Advertising
5 4 (1.27%) Finance
5 4 (1.27%) Legal
5 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Marketing
6 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.95%) J2EE
2 2 (0.63%) COM
3 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.81%) Driving Licence
3 9 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.54%) iPhone
5 6 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.59%) Replication
7 2 (0.63%) 3D Printing
7 2 (0.63%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.63%) EPoS
7 2 (0.63%) Handset
8 1 (0.32%) Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.32%) PACS
8 1 (0.32%) PDA
8 1 (0.32%) PKI
8 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 282 (89.52%) Windows
2 179 (56.83%) Windows Server
3 147 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (35.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 87 (27.62%) Windows 7
6 71 (22.54%) Windows 8
7 65 (20.63%) Linux
8 50 (15.87%) Windows XP
9 48 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (10.48%) Windows 10
11 18 (5.71%) Unix
12 14 (4.44%) Debian
12 14 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (4.13%) CentOS
13 13 (4.13%) Ubuntu
14 10 (3.17%) Android
15 5 (1.59%) Mac OS
16 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (6.98%) ITIL
2 18 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 9 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (2.54%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 8 (2.54%) Office Automation
6 7 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (1.90%) Data Protection
7 6 (1.90%) Mentoring
7 6 (1.90%) Migration
8 5 (1.59%) Automated Testing
8 5 (1.59%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (1.59%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (1.59%) DevOps
8 5 (1.59%) ERP
8 5 (1.59%) Information Security
8 5 (1.59%) Load Balancing
8 5 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (1.59%) Service Management
8 5 (1.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (12.70%) SQL
2 17 (5.40%) PowerShell
3 9 (2.86%) C#
3 9 (2.86%) Perl
4 6 (1.90%) VB
5 5 (1.59%) Java
6 3 (0.95%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.32%) PHP
7 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (10.48%) MCSE
3 29 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (7.94%) MCP
5 24 (7.62%) CCNA
5 24 (7.62%) MCITP
6 19 (6.03%) MCSA
7 15 (4.76%) Degree
8 8 (2.54%) MCTS
9 6 (1.90%) A+ Certification
10 4 (1.27%) CCNP
10 4 (1.27%) MCDST
10 4 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.95%) CCENT
11 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.95%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.63%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.32%) CCA
13 1 (0.32%) CCIE
13 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.11%) SLA
2 5 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) DICOM
4 1 (0.32%) RMADS
System Software
1 215 (68.25%) Active Directory
2 82 (26.03%) Hyper-V
3 63 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.86%) Terminal Server
6 7 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.22%) vSphere
6 7 (2.22%) XenServer
7 6 (1.90%) XenApp
8 4 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.27%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.63%) vCloud
9 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.32%) NFS
10 1 (0.32%) Samba
10 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 35 (11.11%) SCCM
2 13 (4.13%) SCOM
3 10 (3.17%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.90%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.27%) cPanel
5 4 (1.27%) Plesk
5 4 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.95%) Nagios
7 2 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.63%) SCSM
7 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 181 (57.46%) Microsoft
2 119 (37.78%) VMware
3 50 (15.87%) Cisco
3 50 (15.87%) Citrix
4 16 (5.08%) HP
5 15 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.44%) Apple
6 14 (4.44%) Symantec
7 11 (3.49%) Dell
8 9 (2.86%) Sophos
9 7 (2.22%) SolarWinds
10 6 (1.90%) Avaya
11 5 (1.59%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.59%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.27%) Juniper
12 4 (1.27%) NetApp
12 4 (1.27%) Supermicro
12 4 (1.27%) WatchGuard
13 3 (0.95%) Oracle
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Circa; 27,000 - 29,000
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Salary: £22k - 28k per year + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
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