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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 354 371 369
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 95 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 65 65
Average salary £26,000 £24,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.05% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £32,500 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
20681 20579 21307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.02% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16344 16975 18242
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +14 40 £25,000 -9.09% 4
Hampshire -15 20 £25,500 +6.25% 4
Surrey +6 17 £27,500 -3.50% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £32,500 +35.41% 1
East Sussex - 6 £24,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +14 5 £27,500 +26.43%
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 175 (88.38%) Windows
2 102 (51.52%) Active Directory
3 80 (40.40%) MS Exchange
4 75 (37.88%) Microsoft
5 72 (36.36%) VMware
6 64 (32.32%) Windows 7
7 61 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (29.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (28.28%) MS Office
10 53 (26.77%) MS Excel
11 45 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (22.22%) Windows XP
13 41 (20.71%) Firewall
14 37 (18.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (18.69%) Cisco
15 35 (17.68%) SQL
15 35 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
16 30 (15.15%) Windows 8
16 30 (15.15%) Citrix
16 30 (15.15%) Hyper-V
16 30 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
17 28 (14.14%) HP
18 26 (13.13%) MCSE
19 25 (12.63%) SQL Server
19 25 (12.63%) WAN
20 24 (12.12%) SAN
21 23 (11.62%) MCSA
22 22 (11.11%) ITIL
22 22 (11.11%) LAN
22 22 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 80 (40.40%) MS Exchange
2 30 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.05%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.55%) Lync
6 9 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.02%) IIS
8 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.01%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.01%) GroupWise
8 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.51%) WordPress
9 1 (0.51%) Moodle
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (28.28%) MS Office
2 53 (26.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (20.71%) Firewall
2 25 (12.63%) WAN
3 24 (12.12%) SAN
4 22 (11.11%) LAN
5 21 (10.61%) Wireless
6 19 (9.60%) VPN
6 19 (9.60%) DNS
7 18 (9.09%) DHCP
8 15 (7.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (4.55%) VoIP
11 7 (3.54%) SSL
12 6 (3.03%) Internet
12 6 (3.03%) ADSL
13 5 (2.53%) NetScreen
13 5 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (1.01%) VLAN
16 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
16 1 (0.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (3.54%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Advertising
2 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.01%) French Language
3 2 (1.01%) German Language
4 1 (0.51%) Back Office
4 1 (0.51%) Electronics
4 1 (0.51%) Publishing
4 1 (0.51%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Retail
4 1 (0.51%) Local Government
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.02%) HTML
2 2 (1.01%) J2EE
2 2 (1.01%) XML
2 2 (1.01%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.01%) JSON
3 1 (0.51%) Middleware
3 1 (0.51%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.04%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.53%) PDA
2 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.02%) EPoS
4 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.01%) AS400
5 2 (1.01%) iPhone
5 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
6 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.51%) VLE
6 1 (0.51%) PKI
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 175 (88.38%) Windows
2 64 (32.32%) Windows 7
3 61 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 37 (18.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (17.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (15.15%) Windows 8
8 21 (10.61%) Linux
9 13 (6.57%) Windows Vista
10 10 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (4.04%) Ubuntu
11 8 (4.04%) CentOS
12 6 (3.03%) SUSE
12 6 (3.03%) Debian
12 6 (3.03%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (2.53%) Android
14 2 (1.01%) UNIX
14 2 (1.01%) AIX
14 2 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (11.11%) ITIL
2 16 (8.08%) CRM
3 6 (3.03%) ERP
3 6 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (3.03%) Asset Management
3 6 (3.03%) Incident Management
3 6 (3.03%) Time Management
4 5 (2.53%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (2.02%) Project Management
6 3 (1.52%) Process Management
6 3 (1.52%) Change Management
6 3 (1.52%) IT Asset Management
6 3 (1.52%) Network Architecture
6 3 (1.52%) Web Development
6 3 (1.52%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.01%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.01%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.01%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.01%) Service Management
7 2 (1.01%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.68%) SQL
2 4 (2.02%) VBScript
2 4 (2.02%) PHP
3 3 (1.52%) Java
4 1 (0.51%) Perl
4 1 (0.51%) C
4 1 (0.51%) VB
4 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (29.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (13.13%) MCSE
3 23 (11.62%) MCSA
4 16 (8.08%) MCITP
5 12 (6.06%) MCTS
6 11 (5.56%) Degree
6 11 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.05%) MCP
8 9 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (3.03%) CCNA
11 5 (2.53%) HND
11 5 (2.53%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.02%) MCDST
12 4 (2.02%) HNC
13 2 (1.01%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 102 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 45 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.54%) XenApp
5 7 (3.54%) vSphere
6 5 (2.53%) UAG
6 5 (2.53%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.02%) WSUS
3 3 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.01%) SCCM
5 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 75 (37.88%) Microsoft
2 72 (36.36%) VMware
3 37 (18.69%) Cisco
4 30 (15.15%) Citrix
5 28 (14.14%) HP
6 17 (8.59%) Juniper
7 13 (6.57%) Apple
8 10 (5.05%) Red Hat
9 9 (4.55%) EMC
9 9 (4.55%) Veeam
9 9 (4.55%) Meru Networks
10 7 (3.54%) Symantec
11 6 (3.03%) SonicWALL
11 6 (3.03%) CommVault
12 5 (2.53%) Dell
12 5 (2.53%) WatchGuard
13 4 (2.02%) Spiceworks
13 4 (2.02%) McAfee
13 4 (2.02%) Oracle
13 4 (2.02%) Cognos
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £26k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + Training + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum Maybe more for the right person
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + car, car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastbourne, Sussex
TheSmartList
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Sussex
TheSmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Westerham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Winchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + pension, 28 days holiday
Posted: 18 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago