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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 349 348 362
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 81 62 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.32% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 72 49 71
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
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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 -2 26 £24,750 -4.80% 2
Oxfordshire +8 16 £27,500 - 3
Surrey -3 11 £32,500 +32.65% 1
Hampshire -26 11 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £23,500 +17.50% 3
Kent -2 5 £25,500 -15.00%
East Sussex -16 5 £24,000 -40.00%
Sussex - 2 £26,000 -
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 29 January 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.

1 148 (83.15%) Windows
2 88 (49.44%) Active Directory
3 76 (42.70%) Microsoft
4 70 (39.33%) VMware
5 60 (33.71%) Windows 7
6 59 (33.15%) MS Office
7 51 (28.65%) MS Exchange
8 50 (28.09%) MS Excel
9 45 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (24.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (18.54%) MCP
12 33 (18.54%) SQL
13 32 (17.98%) Cisco
14 31 (17.42%) Windows XP
14 31 (17.42%) Firewall
15 29 (16.29%) WAN
15 29 (16.29%) Linux
15 29 (16.29%) Exchange Server 2007
16 27 (15.17%) TCP/IP
16 27 (15.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 26 (14.61%) Citrix
18 25 (14.04%) LAN
18 25 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
19 23 (12.92%) Windows 8
20 21 (11.80%) SQL Server
21 18 (10.11%) MCSE
21 18 (10.11%) Hyper-V
22 17 (9.55%) MCSA
23 16 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 51 (28.65%) MS Exchange
2 29 (16.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 25 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.06%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.37%) IBM Notes
6 6 (3.37%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (1.69%) Lync
8 2 (1.12%) Apache
9 1 (0.56%) WordPress
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 59 (33.15%) MS Office
2 50 (28.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.42%) Firewall
2 29 (16.29%) WAN
3 27 (15.17%) TCP/IP
4 25 (14.04%) LAN
5 13 (7.30%) DNS
6 12 (6.74%) DHCP
7 11 (6.18%) VPN
8 10 (5.62%) SAN
9 9 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (3.93%) Wireless
11 6 (3.37%) Telnet
12 5 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (2.25%) Internet
14 3 (1.69%) VoIP
15 2 (1.12%) OpenLDAP
15 2 (1.12%) NAS
15 2 (1.12%) VLAN
15 2 (1.12%) ADSL
15 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
16 1 (0.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.93%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MSI
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (8.43%) Finance
2 6 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.69%) Legal
4 2 (1.12%) French Language
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.37%) Web Services
2 3 (1.69%) XML
2 3 (1.69%) JSON
3 2 (1.12%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.93%) Mathematics
1 7 (3.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.81%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.12%) PACS
5 2 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (0.56%) VLE
6 1 (0.56%) PKI
6 1 (0.56%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 148 (83.15%) Windows
2 60 (33.71%) Windows 7
3 44 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (17.42%) Windows XP
5 29 (16.29%) Linux
6 27 (15.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (12.92%) Windows 8
8 16 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (6.74%) CentOS
10 10 (5.62%) Ubuntu
10 10 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (5.62%) Debian
11 7 (3.93%) SUSE
12 6 (3.37%) Windows Vista
13 5 (2.81%) Android
14 3 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.69%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.12%) Solaris
16 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (7.87%) ITIL
2 9 (5.06%) Network Architecture
3 8 (4.49%) CRM
4 7 (3.93%) Web Development
5 6 (3.37%) Analytics
5 6 (3.37%) Incident Management
5 6 (3.37%) Data Analysis
5 6 (3.37%) Project Management
6 5 (2.81%) Asset Management
7 4 (2.25%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (2.25%) Time Management
8 3 (1.69%) Service Management
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.12%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.12%) Coaching
9 2 (1.12%) B2B
9 2 (1.12%) Process Management
9 2 (1.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.54%) SQL
2 7 (3.93%) Java
3 6 (3.37%) C
3 6 (3.37%) VB
3 6 (3.37%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.56%) PHP
4 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (24.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (18.54%) MCP
3 18 (10.11%) MCSE
4 17 (9.55%) MCSA
5 12 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (6.74%) CCNA
6 11 (6.18%) MCTS
6 11 (6.18%) MCITP
7 5 (2.81%) Degree
8 4 (2.25%) MCDST
9 2 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.12%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CCDA
10 1 (0.56%) CCDP
10 1 (0.56%) CCIE
10 1 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.12%) HL7
3 2 (1.12%) DICOM
3 2 (1.12%) QA
4 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (49.44%) Active Directory
2 45 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.11%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.18%) VMware Server
5 7 (3.93%) XenApp
6 5 (2.81%) vSphere
6 5 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (5.62%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (2.81%) WSUS
4 2 (1.12%) Zenoss
4 2 (1.12%) SCCM
5 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 76 (42.70%) Microsoft
2 70 (39.33%) VMware
3 32 (17.98%) Cisco
4 26 (14.61%) Citrix
5 12 (6.74%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.06%) HP
7 6 (3.37%) Lotus
7 6 (3.37%) McAfee
7 6 (3.37%) IBM
8 5 (2.81%) Avaya
8 5 (2.81%) SonicWALL
9 4 (2.25%) Apple
10 3 (1.69%) Sophos
10 3 (1.69%) NetApp
10 3 (1.69%) Veritas
10 3 (1.69%) Dell
10 3 (1.69%) SAP
10 3 (1.69%) Aerohive Networks
10 3 (1.69%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.12%) F5
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