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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 335 370 372
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 111 67 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 94 67 76
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,550 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £36,250
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
20750 20038 21750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.01% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16279 16594 18612
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 35 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire -4 28 £25,000 +4.16% 2
Surrey +4 21 £27,500 +2.80% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 11 £27,500 +14.58%
Oxfordshire +3 9 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Kent +3 3 £25,000 +4.16% 1
West Sussex -10 2 £28,750 +33.72%
East Sussex - 2 £39,000 - 1
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 178 (84.36%) Windows
2 103 (48.82%) Active Directory
3 89 (42.18%) MS Exchange
4 78 (36.97%) VMware
5 77 (36.49%) Microsoft
6 69 (32.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 67 (31.75%) Windows 7
8 62 (29.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 59 (27.96%) MS Excel
10 51 (24.17%) MS Office
11 46 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
12 43 (20.38%) Firewall
12 43 (20.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (18.96%) Windows Server 2003
14 39 (18.48%) Windows XP
15 37 (17.54%) Windows 8
16 36 (17.06%) Cisco
17 35 (16.59%) Citrix
18 33 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2010
19 32 (15.17%) SQL
20 30 (14.22%) Hyper-V
21 29 (13.74%) HP
22 28 (13.27%) SAN
22 28 (13.27%) MCSE
22 28 (13.27%) Linux
23 27 (12.80%) ITIL
24 23 (10.90%) MCSA
24 23 (10.90%) LAN
24 23 (10.90%) WAN
25 22 (10.43%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 89 (42.18%) MS Exchange
2 33 (15.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (6.16%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.74%) Lync
6 10 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.37%) GroupWise
8 4 (1.90%) IIS
9 2 (0.95%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.95%) Apache
9 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 59 (27.96%) MS Excel
2 51 (24.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.84%) Office 365
3 2 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (20.38%) Firewall
2 28 (13.27%) SAN
3 23 (10.90%) LAN
3 23 (10.90%) WAN
4 19 (9.00%) DNS
5 18 (8.53%) Wireless
6 17 (8.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (8.06%) VPN
7 16 (7.58%) DHCP
8 13 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (5.69%) VoIP
10 7 (3.32%) SSL
11 6 (2.84%) ADSL
11 6 (2.84%) Internet
12 5 (2.37%) NetScreen
12 5 (2.37%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.42%) VLAN
14 1 (0.47%) VSAT
14 1 (0.47%) NAS
14 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.42%) MySQL
3 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (3.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.90%) Finance
2 4 (1.90%) Advertising
3 2 (0.95%) Back Office
3 2 (0.95%) French Language
3 2 (0.95%) German Language
4 1 (0.47%) Electronics
4 1 (0.47%) Publishing
4 1 (0.47%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Local Government
4 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.42%) HTML
2 2 (0.95%) J2EE
2 2 (0.95%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.47%) COM
3 1 (0.47%) JSP
3 1 (0.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.21%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.32%) PDA
3 4 (1.90%) EPoS
4 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.95%) AS400
5 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.95%) User Experience
5 2 (0.95%) iPhone
6 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.47%) Firmware
6 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.47%) PKI
6 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.47%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 178 (84.36%) Windows
2 69 (32.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (31.75%) Windows 7
4 43 (20.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (18.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (18.48%) Windows XP
7 37 (17.54%) Windows 8
8 28 (13.27%) Linux
9 13 (6.16%) Windows Vista
10 9 (4.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.32%) Android
11 7 (3.32%) Ubuntu
11 7 (3.32%) CentOS
12 6 (2.84%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.37%) SUSE
13 5 (2.37%) Debian
14 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.95%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.95%) AIX
15 2 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.80%) ITIL
2 14 (6.64%) CRM
3 7 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (2.84%) ERP
4 6 (2.84%) Incident Management
4 6 (2.84%) Time Management
5 5 (2.37%) Asset Management
6 4 (1.90%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (1.90%) Problem Management
7 3 (1.42%) Web Development
7 3 (1.42%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (0.95%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (0.95%) Mentoring
8 2 (0.95%) Network Management
8 2 (0.95%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (0.95%) Software Engineering
8 2 (0.95%) Service Management
8 2 (0.95%) Process Management
8 2 (0.95%) Change Management
9 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.17%) SQL
2 4 (1.90%) VBScript
3 3 (1.42%) Java
3 3 (1.42%) PHP
4 2 (0.95%) C
5 1 (0.47%) Perl
5 1 (0.47%) VB
5 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (29.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.27%) MCSE
3 23 (10.90%) MCSA
4 16 (7.58%) Degree
5 15 (7.11%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.64%) MCITP
7 11 (5.21%) MCTS
8 10 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (3.32%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.32%) MCP
11 5 (2.37%) CCNA
11 5 (2.37%) HND
12 4 (1.90%) HNC
12 4 (1.90%) MCDST
13 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.95%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
14 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.11%) SLA
2 2 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (48.82%) Active Directory
2 46 (21.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (14.22%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.74%) XenApp
6 7 (3.32%) vSphere
7 5 (2.37%) UAG
8 2 (0.95%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.64%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.42%) WSUS
4 2 (0.95%) SCCM
4 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.47%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 78 (36.97%) VMware
2 77 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 36 (17.06%) Cisco
4 35 (16.59%) Citrix
5 29 (13.74%) HP
6 17 (8.06%) Juniper
7 16 (7.58%) Apple
7 16 (7.58%) Symantec
8 10 (4.74%) Veeam
9 9 (4.27%) Meru Networks
9 9 (4.27%) Red Hat
9 9 (4.27%) Dell
9 9 (4.27%) EMC
10 8 (3.79%) SonicWALL
11 6 (2.84%) WatchGuard
11 6 (2.84%) CommVault
12 5 (2.37%) Novell
13 4 (1.90%) Oracle
13 4 (1.90%) Cognos
13 4 (1.90%) McAfee
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SDL Plc
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Westerham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reigate
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago