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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 353 362 352
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 93 107 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 82 89 88
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £29,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.38%
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
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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
(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 +5 25 £23,000 -16.36% 3
Hampshire +3 21 £23,500 -6.00% 2
Surrey -1 19 £27,500 +12.24% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 15 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 £24,000 -11.11% 1
Kent -1 5 £27,500 +10.00% 2
East Sussex - 2 £28,000 -
West Sussex -1 1 £24,000 +1.05%
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 166 (86.01%) Windows
2 116 (60.10%) Microsoft
3 105 (54.40%) Active Directory
4 76 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (38.86%) VMware
6 68 (35.23%) MS Exchange
7 67 (34.72%) Windows 7
8 65 (33.68%) MS Excel
9 63 (32.64%) MS Office
10 60 (31.09%) TCP/IP
11 53 (27.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (25.39%) Firewall
13 48 (24.87%) Linux
14 43 (22.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
16 41 (21.24%) Hyper-V
17 37 (19.17%) SharePoint
18 36 (18.65%) Office 365
19 35 (18.13%) LAN
19 35 (18.13%) Cisco
20 32 (16.58%) Red Hat
21 31 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 31 (16.06%) WAN
22 30 (15.54%) SQL
22 30 (15.54%) Windows 8
23 29 (15.03%) CentOS
24 28 (14.51%) SQL Server
25 27 (13.99%) SLA
26 25 (12.95%) DNS
26 25 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 68 (35.23%) MS Exchange
2 37 (19.17%) SharePoint
3 23 (11.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (10.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (7.77%) IIS
8 9 (4.66%) Lync
9 6 (3.11%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (3.11%) Apache
9 6 (3.11%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (2.07%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.52%) WorkSite
Applications
1 65 (33.68%) MS Excel
2 63 (32.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (18.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (31.09%) TCP/IP
2 49 (25.39%) Firewall
3 35 (18.13%) LAN
4 31 (16.06%) WAN
5 25 (12.95%) DNS
6 23 (11.92%) SAN
7 21 (10.88%) DHCP
8 10 (5.18%) Internet
8 10 (5.18%) Wireless
9 9 (4.66%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (4.66%) VLAN
10 8 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.11%) NAS
11 6 (3.11%) VoIP
12 5 (2.59%) FTP
12 5 (2.59%) NetScreen
13 4 (2.07%) VPLS
13 4 (2.07%) Telnet
14 2 (1.04%) VPN
14 2 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.63%) MySQL
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.55%) MSI
2 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.52%) Subversion
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (6.74%) Finance
2 6 (3.11%) Legal
3 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.04%) Electronics
5 2 (1.04%) Advertising
5 2 (1.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Arabic Language
5 2 (1.04%) French Language
5 2 (1.04%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.59%) LAMP
2 3 (1.55%) HTML
2 3 (1.55%) .NET
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.15%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.15%) Statistics
3 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.07%) Clustering
5 4 (2.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.55%) PACS
7 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.52%) RMADS
8 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) FMCG
8 1 (0.52%) iPhone
8 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 166 (86.01%) Windows
2 76 (39.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (34.72%) Windows 7
4 48 (24.87%) Linux
5 43 (22.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (15.54%) Windows 8
9 29 (15.03%) CentOS
10 21 (10.88%) Ubuntu
10 21 (10.88%) Debian
11 18 (9.33%) Windows XP
12 11 (5.70%) Android
13 9 (4.66%) Apple iOS
14 8 (4.15%) UNIX
15 4 (2.07%) Mac OS X
15 4 (2.07%) Windows Vista
15 4 (2.07%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.92%) ITIL
2 11 (5.70%) Incident Management
3 9 (4.66%) Network Architecture
4 8 (4.15%) Mentoring
5 7 (3.63%) CRM
6 6 (3.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.11%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (2.59%) Load Balancing
7 5 (2.59%) Change Management
8 4 (2.07%) ERP
8 4 (2.07%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.07%) Cyber Security
8 4 (2.07%) Time Management
8 4 (2.07%) Change Control
9 3 (1.55%) Coaching
9 3 (1.55%) Patch Management
9 3 (1.55%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.04%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.54%) SQL
2 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.11%) VB
4 4 (2.07%) C
4 4 (2.07%) PHP
5 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.92%) MCP
3 17 (8.81%) MCITP
4 15 (7.77%) Degree
4 15 (7.77%) A+ Certification
5 14 (7.25%) MCSE
6 9 (4.66%) MCSA
6 9 (4.66%) CCNA
6 9 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.63%) MCTS
7 7 (3.63%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (2.07%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.52%) MCDST
10 1 (0.52%) CCA
10 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (13.99%) SLA
2 5 (2.59%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.55%) HL7
3 3 (1.55%) DICOM
System Software
1 105 (54.40%) Active Directory
2 53 (27.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (21.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.70%) vSphere
5 9 (4.66%) VMware Server
6 8 (4.15%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.11%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.04%) XenApp
9 2 (1.04%) Firmware
10 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (6.22%) SCCM
2 5 (2.59%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.07%) ARCserve
3 4 (2.07%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.52%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (60.10%) Microsoft
2 75 (38.86%) VMware
3 35 (18.13%) Cisco
4 32 (16.58%) Red Hat
5 24 (12.44%) Citrix
6 18 (9.33%) HP
7 17 (8.81%) Apple
8 9 (4.66%) Juniper
9 8 (4.15%) Dell
9 8 (4.15%) Avaya
10 6 (3.11%) Symantec
11 5 (2.59%) McAfee
11 5 (2.59%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.59%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (2.07%) 3Com
12 4 (2.07%) NETGEAR
12 4 (2.07%) Sophos
12 4 (2.07%) Oracle
13 3 (1.55%) F5
14 2 (1.04%) ProCurve
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Explore Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 13 days ago