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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 349 338 357
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 94 106 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 80 86
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,700 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £32,500
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 £38,500
% 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 31 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 31 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 +19 28 £23,000 -16.36% 1
Hampshire -2 24 £23,500 -10.47% 2
Surrey +10 20 £27,500 +7.84% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 11 £27,500 +14.58% 1
Oxfordshire +8 8 £24,000 -23.80% 3
Kent +4 3 £25,000 -
West Sussex +1 1 £24,000 -7.69% 2
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 167 (86.53%) Windows
2 116 (60.10%) Microsoft
3 111 (57.51%) Active Directory
4 77 (39.90%) VMware
4 77 (39.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (35.75%) MS Exchange
6 65 (33.68%) Windows 7
7 64 (33.16%) MS Excel
8 56 (29.02%) MS Office
8 56 (29.02%) TCP/IP
9 54 (27.98%) VMware Infrastructure
10 46 (23.83%) Hyper-V
10 46 (23.83%) Firewall
11 45 (23.32%) Linux
11 45 (23.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 40 (20.73%) SharePoint
13 40 (20.73%) Office 365
14 31 (16.06%) Windows 8
14 31 (16.06%) Cisco
15 30 (15.54%) Red Hat
15 30 (15.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 29 (15.03%) LAN
16 29 (15.03%) SQL Server
16 29 (15.03%) SQL
17 27 (13.99%) CentOS
17 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
18 25 (12.95%) WAN
19 24 (12.44%) ITIL
20 23 (11.92%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 69 (35.75%) MS Exchange
2 40 (20.73%) SharePoint
3 27 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (10.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (7.77%) IIS
7 9 (4.66%) Lync
8 7 (3.63%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (3.11%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (2.59%) Apache
11 4 (2.07%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.52%) WorkSite
Applications
1 64 (33.16%) MS Excel
2 56 (29.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (20.73%) Office 365
2 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (29.02%) TCP/IP
2 46 (23.83%) Firewall
3 29 (15.03%) LAN
4 25 (12.95%) WAN
5 23 (11.92%) SAN
6 22 (11.40%) DNS
7 18 (9.33%) DHCP
8 10 (5.18%) Internet
9 9 (4.66%) VLAN
10 8 (4.15%) Wireless
10 8 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (3.11%) VoIP
12 5 (2.59%) NetScreen
12 5 (2.59%) FTP
12 5 (2.59%) NAS
13 4 (2.07%) VPLS
14 2 (1.04%) Telnet
14 2 (1.04%) VPN
15 1 (0.52%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.03%) 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 2 (1.04%) MSI
2 1 (0.52%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.52%) Subversion
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (4.15%) Finance
2 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.07%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.55%) Electronics
4 3 (1.55%) Legal
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%) Statistics
3 6 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.59%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.07%) Clustering
6 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.04%) PACS
7 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
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
1 167 (86.53%) Windows
2 77 (39.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (33.68%) Windows 7
4 45 (23.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (23.32%) Linux
5 42 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (16.06%) Windows 8
7 30 (15.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (13.99%) CentOS
9 19 (9.84%) Ubuntu
9 19 (9.84%) Debian
9 19 (9.84%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.15%) Android
11 7 (3.63%) UNIX
12 6 (3.11%) Apple iOS
13 5 (2.59%) Mac OS X
14 4 (2.07%) Windows Vista
14 4 (2.07%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.52%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.44%) ITIL
2 9 (4.66%) Incident Management
2 9 (4.66%) Network Architecture
3 7 (3.63%) Mentoring
3 7 (3.63%) CRM
4 6 (3.11%) Configuration Management
4 6 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (2.59%) Load Balancing
5 5 (2.59%) Change Management
6 4 (2.07%) Change Control
6 4 (2.07%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (2.07%) Cyber Security
6 4 (2.07%) Time Management
6 4 (2.07%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.07%) ERP
7 3 (1.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (1.55%) Patch Management
8 2 (1.04%) Coaching
8 2 (1.04%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.03%) SQL
2 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.11%) VB
4 4 (2.07%) PHP
5 3 (1.55%) C
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (8.81%) MCP
2 17 (8.81%) Degree
3 15 (7.77%) MCITP
3 15 (7.77%) A+ Certification
4 11 (5.70%) MCSE
5 9 (4.66%) CCNA
5 9 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.63%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (3.63%) MCSA
7 6 (3.11%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.07%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.55%) MCTS
10 2 (1.04%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (1.04%) CCNP
10 2 (1.04%) CCA
10 2 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.52%) HNC
11 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.40%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.04%) HL7
3 2 (1.04%) DICOM
System Software
1 111 (57.51%) Active Directory
2 54 (27.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (23.83%) 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 4 (2.07%) 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 14 (7.25%) SCCM
2 4 (2.07%) ARCserve
2 4 (2.07%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.52%) SCOM
4 1 (0.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 116 (60.10%) Microsoft
2 77 (39.90%) VMware
3 31 (16.06%) Cisco
4 30 (15.54%) Red Hat
5 21 (10.88%) Citrix
6 18 (9.33%) HP
7 13 (6.74%) Apple
8 9 (4.66%) Avaya
8 9 (4.66%) Juniper
9 8 (4.15%) Dell
9 8 (4.15%) Symantec
10 4 (2.07%) Sophos
10 4 (2.07%) Oracle
10 4 (2.07%) NETGEAR
10 4 (2.07%) 3Com
11 3 (1.55%) McAfee
12 2 (1.04%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.04%) CommVault
12 2 (1.04%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.04%) MobileIron
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