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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 340 350 359
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 108 89 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 78
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Hampshire -19 29 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Surrey +17 27 £25,500 +13.33% 2
Berkshire 0 14 £26,500 -3.63% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 14 £24,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +5 11 £31,500 +31.25% 3
Kent -9 7 £25,000 -3.84%
West Sussex -6 6 £26,000 +15.55% 1
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 173 (84.39%) Windows
2 107 (52.20%) Active Directory
3 96 (46.83%) MS Exchange
4 85 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 81 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (32.68%) MS Excel
7 65 (31.71%) VMware
8 60 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 58 (28.29%) Windows 7
10 48 (23.41%) MS Office
11 47 (22.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 42 (20.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 40 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
13 40 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (18.54%) Windows XP
15 37 (18.05%) Firewall
16 34 (16.59%) Cisco
17 32 (15.61%) ITIL
18 29 (14.15%) SQL
18 29 (14.15%) Citrix
18 29 (14.15%) Windows 8
19 28 (13.66%) MCSE
20 27 (13.17%) VPN
20 27 (13.17%) DNS
21 25 (12.20%) Linux
21 25 (12.20%) Hyper-V
22 24 (11.71%) MCSA
22 24 (11.71%) HP
23 23 (11.22%) TCP/IP
24 22 (10.73%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 96 (46.83%) MS Exchange
2 40 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (8.29%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (5.85%) Lync
6 11 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (2.93%) GroupWise
8 4 (1.95%) IIS
9 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.98%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (0.98%) Apache
10 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (32.68%) MS Excel
2 48 (23.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.44%) Office 365
3 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.05%) Firewall
2 27 (13.17%) VPN
2 27 (13.17%) DNS
3 23 (11.22%) TCP/IP
4 22 (10.73%) DHCP
4 22 (10.73%) Wireless
5 21 (10.24%) SAN
6 17 (8.29%) LAN
6 17 (8.29%) WAN
7 16 (7.80%) VoIP
8 13 (6.34%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (3.90%) SSL
10 6 (2.93%) NetScreen
10 6 (2.93%) Internet
11 5 (2.44%) IP Telephony
11 5 (2.44%) ADSL
12 4 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.46%) VLAN
14 1 (0.49%) Network Security
14 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.46%) MySQL
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.93%) Finance
3 5 (2.44%) Back Office
4 4 (1.95%) Advertising
5 3 (1.46%) French Language
6 2 (0.98%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.49%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.49%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.46%) HTML
2 2 (0.98%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.49%) Middleware
3 1 (0.49%) COM
3 1 (0.49%) JSP
3 1 (0.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.37%) Blackberry
2 10 (4.88%) PDA
3 4 (1.95%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.46%) EPoS
5 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.98%) AS400
5 2 (0.98%) iPhone
6 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.49%) Physics
6 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.49%) Social Media
6 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.49%) Replication
6 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 173 (84.39%) Windows
2 81 (39.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (28.29%) Windows 7
4 47 (22.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (18.54%) Windows XP
7 29 (14.15%) Windows 8
8 25 (12.20%) Linux
9 12 (5.85%) Windows Vista
10 7 (3.41%) Android
11 6 (2.93%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.95%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.46%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.46%) CentOS
15 2 (0.98%) UNIX
15 2 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.61%) ITIL
2 11 (5.37%) CRM
3 7 (3.41%) Incident Management
3 7 (3.41%) Problem Management
4 6 (2.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (2.93%) Asset Management
5 5 (2.44%) ERP
6 4 (1.95%) Time Management
7 3 (1.46%) Web Development
7 3 (1.46%) Project Management
7 3 (1.46%) CAD
8 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2
8 2 (0.98%) Configuration Management
8 2 (0.98%) Service Management
8 2 (0.98%) Network Management
8 2 (0.98%) Software Engineering
8 2 (0.98%) Business Continuity
9 1 (0.49%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (0.49%) Content Management
9 1 (0.49%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.15%) SQL
2 3 (1.46%) PHP
2 3 (1.46%) VBScript
3 2 (0.98%) VB
3 2 (0.98%) C
3 2 (0.98%) Java
4 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.49%) Perl
4 1 (0.49%) VBA
4 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.66%) MCSE
3 24 (11.71%) MCSA
4 21 (10.24%) Degree
5 16 (7.80%) MCTS
5 16 (7.80%) Security Cleared
6 13 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (6.34%) MCP
6 13 (6.34%) MCITP
7 9 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (3.90%) CCNA
9 7 (3.41%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.44%) MCDST
11 4 (1.95%) HNC
11 4 (1.95%) HND
12 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 107 (52.20%) Active Directory
2 42 (20.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (12.20%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.93%) UAG
5 6 (2.93%) vSphere
6 4 (1.95%) XenApp
7 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 85 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 65 (31.71%) VMware
3 34 (16.59%) Cisco
4 29 (14.15%) Citrix
5 24 (11.71%) HP
6 21 (10.24%) Symantec
7 17 (8.29%) Juniper
7 17 (8.29%) Apple
8 12 (5.85%) Veeam
9 11 (5.37%) Dell
10 9 (4.39%) EMC
10 9 (4.39%) Meru Networks
11 6 (2.93%) CommVault
11 6 (2.93%) Novell
11 6 (2.93%) WatchGuard
11 6 (2.93%) SonicWALL
12 5 (2.44%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.44%) Oracle
13 3 (1.46%) Spiceworks
13 3 (1.46%) Remedy
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £35K-£45K plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial Group
Salary: £Competitive + shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Call, Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Private Healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago