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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 354 379 381
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 89 53 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 50 65
Average salary £25,000 £24,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -9.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
20662 20915 22115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.16% 94.85% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16527 17028 19157
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,500 £62,500
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +26 38 £25,000 +1.01% 6
Hampshire -4 19 £25,750 +5.10% 5
Surrey +1 11 £27,500 +12.24% 2
East Sussex - 11 £24,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +15 7 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £24,000 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 177 (85.92%) Windows
2 104 (50.49%) Active Directory
3 81 (39.32%) VMware
4 80 (38.83%) Microsoft
5 77 (37.38%) MS Exchange
6 67 (32.52%) Windows 7
7 65 (31.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 62 (30.10%) MS Office
9 60 (29.13%) MS Excel
10 59 (28.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 51 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (22.82%) Firewall
13 45 (21.84%) Windows XP
14 42 (20.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 40 (19.42%) SQL
16 35 (16.99%) Exchange Server 2010
17 34 (16.50%) Cisco
18 32 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (15.05%) Windows 8
19 31 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2007
20 29 (14.08%) Citrix
20 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
21 28 (13.59%) MCSA
22 26 (12.62%) ITIL
22 26 (12.62%) HP
22 26 (12.62%) Hyper-V
23 25 (12.14%) WAN
24 24 (11.65%) MCSE
25 23 (11.17%) SAN
26 22 (10.68%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 77 (37.38%) MS Exchange
2 35 (16.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (6.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.91%) Lync
8 3 (1.46%) IIS
9 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.97%) Apache
9 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.49%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.49%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.49%) WordPress
10 1 (0.49%) Moodle
Applications
1 62 (30.10%) MS Office
2 60 (29.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.43%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (22.82%) Firewall
2 25 (12.14%) WAN
3 23 (11.17%) SAN
4 21 (10.19%) LAN
5 20 (9.71%) TCP/IP
5 20 (9.71%) VPN
6 19 (9.22%) DNS
7 18 (8.74%) DHCP
8 17 (8.25%) Wireless
9 8 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (3.88%) VoIP
10 7 (3.40%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.91%) Internet
11 6 (2.91%) ADSL
12 5 (2.43%) SSL
12 5 (2.43%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.46%) NetScreen
14 2 (0.97%) VLAN
14 2 (0.97%) Telnet
15 1 (0.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.46%) MySQL
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MSI
1 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (4.85%) Finance
2 4 (1.94%) Advertising
3 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.46%) French Language
4 2 (0.97%) German Language
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Publishing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Local Government
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.94%) HTML
2 3 (1.46%) XML
2 3 (1.46%) JSON
3 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.97%) J2EE
4 1 (0.49%) COM
4 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.91%) Blackberry
1 6 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.94%) EPoS
3 3 (1.46%) PDA
4 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.97%) AS400
4 2 (0.97%) iPhone
5 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.49%) User Experience
5 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.49%) VLE
5 1 (0.49%) PACS
5 1 (0.49%) PKI
5 1 (0.49%) Human Factors
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 177 (85.92%) Windows
2 67 (32.52%) Windows 7
3 65 (31.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (21.84%) Windows XP
5 42 (20.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (15.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (15.05%) Windows 8
8 22 (10.68%) Linux
9 13 (6.31%) Windows Vista
10 10 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.88%) Ubuntu
11 8 (3.88%) CentOS
12 6 (2.91%) SUSE
12 6 (2.91%) Debian
13 5 (2.43%) Mac OS X
13 5 (2.43%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.94%) Android
15 2 (0.97%) UNIX
15 2 (0.97%) AIX
15 2 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (12.62%) ITIL
2 16 (7.77%) CRM
3 9 (4.37%) Asset Management
4 8 (3.88%) Network Architecture
5 7 (3.40%) Time Management
6 6 (2.91%) Data Analysis
6 6 (2.91%) Project Management
7 5 (2.43%) ERP
7 5 (2.43%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (1.94%) Service Management
8 4 (1.94%) Incident Management
8 4 (1.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (1.46%) Web Development
9 3 (1.46%) Process Management
9 3 (1.46%) Change Management
9 3 (1.46%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.46%) IT Asset Management
9 3 (1.46%) Problem Management
10 2 (0.97%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (0.97%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.42%) SQL
2 4 (1.94%) VBScript
3 3 (1.46%) Java
3 3 (1.46%) PHP
4 1 (0.49%) C
4 1 (0.49%) Perl
4 1 (0.49%) VB
4 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 59 (28.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (13.59%) MCSA
3 24 (11.65%) MCSE
4 22 (10.68%) MCP
5 17 (8.25%) MCITP
6 15 (7.28%) MCTS
7 11 (5.34%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (4.37%) Degree
9 8 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (3.40%) CCNA
10 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.43%) HND
12 4 (1.94%) HNC
12 4 (1.94%) MCDST
13 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.97%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.49%) Network+ Certification
15 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.97%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) HL7
4 1 (0.49%) DICOM
System Software
1 104 (50.49%) Active Directory
2 51 (24.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (12.62%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.85%) VMware Server
6 7 (3.40%) XenApp
6 7 (3.40%) vSphere
7 3 (1.46%) UAG
8 2 (0.97%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (5.34%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.94%) WSUS
2 4 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.49%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 81 (39.32%) VMware
2 80 (38.83%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.50%) Cisco
4 29 (14.08%) Citrix
5 26 (12.62%) HP
6 14 (6.80%) Juniper
7 10 (4.85%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.85%) Apple
8 8 (3.88%) EMC
8 8 (3.88%) Veeam
8 8 (3.88%) Meru Networks
9 6 (2.91%) SonicWALL
9 6 (2.91%) Symantec
10 5 (2.43%) McAfee
10 5 (2.43%) WatchGuard
10 5 (2.43%) Oracle
11 4 (1.94%) Dell
11 4 (1.94%) CommVault
11 4 (1.94%) Spiceworks
11 4 (1.94%) Cognos
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Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 Per Annum
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Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum £22,000 PLUS BENS
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
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