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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 346 340 351
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 92 78 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 77 59 66
Average salary £26,000 £26,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £33,800 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.03% -3.00%
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
19277 19662 19473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.18% 94.63% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15741 15577 16420
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +9 28 £26,750 +0.94% 4
Oxfordshire +17 19 £26,750 +0.94% 2
Surrey -1 14 £22,500 -8.16% 2
Kent +17 12 £25,000 -16.66%
Hampshire -22 8 £23,250 -1.58% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £24,000 +20.00% 1
East Sussex -25 4 £26,500 -23.18% 1
Sussex +4 2 £26,000 +8.33%
West Sussex -3 1 £26,000 -16.80% 1
Middlesex - 1 £26,000 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 153 (85.00%) Windows
2 88 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 87 (48.33%) Microsoft
4 69 (38.33%) VMware
5 63 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 63 (35.00%) MS Office
6 56 (31.11%) Windows 7
7 54 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (29.44%) MS Exchange
9 41 (22.78%) Cisco
9 41 (22.78%) MCP
10 35 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (19.44%) Firewall
11 33 (18.33%) Linux
11 33 (18.33%) SQL
12 30 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 30 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 29 (16.11%) TCP/IP
14 28 (15.56%) WAN
15 27 (15.00%) SQL Server
15 27 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 23 (12.78%) LAN
17 22 (12.22%) SLA
17 22 (12.22%) Windows XP
18 21 (11.67%) Citrix
19 20 (11.11%) ITIL
20 18 (10.00%) CentOS
20 18 (10.00%) Red Hat
21 17 (9.44%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 53 (29.44%) MS Exchange
2 30 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 15 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.89%) Apache
7 6 (3.33%) Lync
7 6 (3.33%) IBM Notes
7 6 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (2.78%) IIS
9 4 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 63 (35.00%) MS Excel
1 63 (35.00%) MS Office
2 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.44%) Firewall
2 29 (16.11%) TCP/IP
3 28 (15.56%) WAN
4 23 (12.78%) LAN
5 17 (9.44%) DNS
6 14 (7.78%) DHCP
7 12 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (6.67%) SAN
8 9 (5.00%) Wireless
9 8 (4.44%) VPN
10 7 (3.89%) Telnet
11 5 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.22%) NetScreen
13 3 (1.67%) Internet
13 3 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.67%) VLAN
14 2 (1.11%) OpenLDAP
14 2 (1.11%) NAS
14 2 (1.11%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.22%) MySQL
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (1.67%) MSI
2 1 (0.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.56%) Subversion
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (9.44%) Finance
2 6 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.78%) Legal
4 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.33%) Web Services
2 4 (2.22%) LAMP
3 3 (1.67%) XML
3 3 (1.67%) JSON
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.89%) Mathematics
1 7 (3.89%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.67%) PACS
6 2 (1.11%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.11%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) VLE
7 1 (0.56%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 153 (85.00%) Windows
2 56 (31.11%) Windows 7
3 54 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (18.33%) Linux
5 30 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (12.22%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.00%) CentOS
8 17 (9.44%) Windows 8
9 16 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (6.67%) Ubuntu
10 12 (6.67%) Debian
11 6 (3.33%) Apple iOS
12 5 (2.78%) SUSE
12 5 (2.78%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.78%) Android
13 3 (1.67%) UNIX
13 3 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.11%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.11%) ITIL
2 13 (7.22%) Network Architecture
3 9 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (3.33%) Analytics
4 6 (3.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (3.33%) Web Development
4 6 (3.33%) Project Management
5 4 (2.22%) Load Balancing
5 4 (2.22%) Time Management
5 4 (2.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (2.22%) CRM
6 3 (1.67%) Change Management
6 3 (1.67%) Service Management
6 3 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (1.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (1.67%) Coaching
7 2 (1.11%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (1.11%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.11%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.33%) SQL
2 7 (3.89%) C
3 6 (3.33%) Java
3 6 (3.33%) VB
3 6 (3.33%) Python
4 5 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (22.78%) MCP
2 35 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.89%) MCSE
4 15 (8.33%) MCSA
5 13 (7.22%) CCNA
5 13 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.22%) MCITP
5 13 (7.22%) MCTS
6 8 (4.44%) VCP4
6 8 (4.44%) Degree
7 4 (2.22%) MCDST
8 2 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.11%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.56%) HND
9 1 (0.56%) CCDA
9 1 (0.56%) CCDP
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE
9 1 (0.56%) CCNP
9 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.22%) SLA
2 3 (1.67%) HL7
2 3 (1.67%) DICOM
2 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 88 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 53 (29.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.33%) VMware Server
3 15 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.33%) vSphere
5 3 (1.67%) XenApp
5 3 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (6.11%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.89%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.78%) WSUS
4 2 (1.11%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.11%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 87 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 69 (38.33%) VMware
3 41 (22.78%) Cisco
4 21 (11.67%) Citrix
5 18 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.56%) HP
7 8 (4.44%) Avaya
8 7 (3.89%) McAfee
9 6 (3.33%) Sophos
9 6 (3.33%) Apple
9 6 (3.33%) IBM
9 6 (3.33%) Juniper
9 6 (3.33%) Lotus
10 5 (2.78%) Dell
10 5 (2.78%) MobileIron
10 5 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
11 3 (1.67%) Oracle
11 3 (1.67%) SAP
11 3 (1.67%) NetApp
11 3 (1.67%) Veritas
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