The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 353 354 363
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 98 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.38% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 85 77 71
Average salary £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support Engineer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 26 £23,000 -8.00% 3
Hampshire -2 18 £21,125 -3.97% 3
Berkshire -12 15 £25,500 +10.86% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 13 £23,250 -16.21%
Oxfordshire -13 13 £23,000 -4.16% 3
East Sussex - 5 £29,000 -
Kent -14 4 £31,250 - 1
West Sussex +7 3 £31,250 +64.47%
Sussex - 1 £24,000 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 124 (78.98%) Windows
2 89 (56.69%) Active Directory
3 81 (51.59%) Microsoft
4 71 (45.22%) MS Exchange
5 50 (31.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 47 (29.94%) MS Excel
7 44 (28.03%) VMware
8 41 (26.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (24.20%) Windows 7
10 34 (21.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (20.38%) MS Office
12 28 (17.83%) Windows XP
13 26 (16.56%) MCP
13 26 (16.56%) SQL
13 26 (16.56%) DNS
13 26 (16.56%) Degree
13 26 (16.56%) Windows 8
14 25 (15.92%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (15.92%) TCP/IP
15 24 (15.29%) MCSE
16 22 (14.01%) VPN
16 22 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (12.74%) Linux
17 20 (12.74%) ITIL
18 19 (12.10%) DHCP
18 19 (12.10%) Symantec
19 17 (10.83%) LAN
20 16 (10.19%) Firewall
20 16 (10.19%) Wireless
21 15 (9.55%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 71 (45.22%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.18%) Lync
6 5 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.91%) GroupWise
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.64%) Site Server
9 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (29.94%) MS Excel
2 32 (20.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.91%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.56%) DNS
2 25 (15.92%) TCP/IP
3 22 (14.01%) VPN
4 19 (12.10%) DHCP
5 17 (10.83%) LAN
6 16 (10.19%) Firewall
6 16 (10.19%) Wireless
7 14 (8.92%) WAN
8 11 (7.01%) VoIP
9 9 (5.73%) SAN
10 4 (2.55%) IP Telephony
10 4 (2.55%) Internet
11 3 (1.91%) VLAN
12 2 (1.27%) IMAP
12 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.27%) Network Security
12 2 (1.27%) POP3
12 2 (1.27%) SSL
13 1 (0.64%) NetScreen
13 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
2 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (8.28%) Finance
2 6 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.55%) Back Office
4 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.27%) French Language
5 2 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.64%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.64%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.64%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.64%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) HTML
1 1 (0.64%) .NET
1 1 (0.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.73%) PDA
2 7 (4.46%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.82%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.91%) Statistics
5 2 (1.27%) iPhone
5 2 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (0.64%) Replication
6 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
6 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.64%) Physics
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 124 (78.98%) Windows
2 50 (31.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (24.20%) Windows 7
4 34 (21.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (17.83%) Windows XP
6 26 (16.56%) Windows 8
7 20 (12.74%) Linux
8 14 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (4.46%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.91%) UNIX
10 3 (1.91%) Solaris
10 3 (1.91%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.91%) Android
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.64%) CentOS
12 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.74%) ITIL
2 7 (4.46%) Project Management
3 5 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (3.18%) Asset Management
4 4 (2.55%) Problem Management
4 4 (2.55%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (2.55%) Business Continuity
5 3 (1.91%) Migration
5 3 (1.91%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (1.91%) CAD
5 3 (1.91%) Service Delivery
5 3 (1.91%) Time Management
6 2 (1.27%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.27%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (1.27%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2
6 2 (1.27%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.27%) Scrum
7 1 (0.64%) Security Management
7 1 (0.64%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.56%) SQL
2 3 (1.91%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.27%) C
4 1 (0.64%) C#
4 1 (0.64%) PHP
4 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.64%) VB
4 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (26.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (16.56%) MCP
2 26 (16.56%) Degree
3 24 (15.29%) MCSE
4 12 (7.64%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.01%) MCTS
6 10 (6.37%) MCSA
7 8 (5.10%) MCITP
8 7 (4.46%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.18%) CCNA
10 3 (1.91%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.27%) MCDST
11 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.64%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.64%) PhD
12 1 (0.64%) VCP5
12 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) GAMP
2 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 89 (56.69%) Active Directory
2 22 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.10%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.82%) vSphere
5 5 (3.18%) XenApp
6 4 (2.55%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.64%) UAG
8 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.46%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.27%) SCCM
3 2 (1.27%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 81 (51.59%) Microsoft
2 44 (28.03%) VMware
3 19 (12.10%) Symantec
4 15 (9.55%) Cisco
5 14 (8.92%) Citrix
6 10 (6.37%) Dell
7 7 (4.46%) Oracle
8 5 (3.18%) Apple
9 4 (2.55%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.55%) HP
10 3 (1.91%) Sophos
10 3 (1.91%) Novell
10 3 (1.91%) Avaya
10 3 (1.91%) Veeam
10 3 (1.91%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.27%) Kaspersky
11 2 (1.27%) Juniper
11 2 (1.27%) Lotus
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.27%) IBM
Farnborough, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Stansted
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Premier Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bicester
Hudson - London
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Bracknell Forest Homes
Posted: 22 days ago