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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 342 343 350
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 104 115 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.54% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99 89 74
Average salary £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
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
19933 21138 20178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16542 16611 16631
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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
Surrey +5 28 £27,500 +5.76% 5
Berkshire +9 24 £24,000 -5.88% 2
Hampshire +17 22 £23,500 -4.56% 3
Kent -1 10 £25,750 +3.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -17 10 £25,625 -6.81% 1
Oxfordshire -6 7 £22,500 -28.57% 1
West Sussex -10 2 £25,500 -11.30% 2
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 174 (87.88%) Windows
2 122 (61.62%) Active Directory
3 120 (60.61%) Microsoft
4 86 (43.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (37.37%) VMware
6 71 (35.86%) MS Exchange
7 65 (32.83%) Windows 7
8 62 (31.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 62 (31.31%) TCP/IP
9 61 (30.81%) MS Excel
10 51 (25.76%) MS Office
11 50 (25.25%) Hyper-V
12 44 (22.22%) Linux
13 43 (21.72%) Office 365
14 42 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 42 (21.21%) Firewall
15 41 (20.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 36 (18.18%) SharePoint
17 33 (16.67%) Windows 8
17 33 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
18 32 (16.16%) Cisco
19 28 (14.14%) SQL Server
20 27 (13.64%) SQL
20 27 (13.64%) LAN
20 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (12.63%) DNS
22 24 (12.12%) Citrix
22 24 (12.12%) Red Hat
22 24 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
22 24 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 71 (35.86%) MS Exchange
2 36 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 33 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (6.57%) IIS
8 8 (4.04%) Lync
9 7 (3.54%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (2.02%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.51%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 61 (30.81%) MS Excel
2 51 (25.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 43 (21.72%) Office 365
2 3 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (31.31%) TCP/IP
2 42 (21.21%) Firewall
3 27 (13.64%) LAN
4 25 (12.63%) DNS
5 23 (11.62%) WAN
6 21 (10.61%) SAN
7 19 (9.60%) DHCP
8 10 (5.05%) Internet
9 9 (4.55%) Wireless
9 9 (4.55%) VoIP
10 8 (4.04%) VLAN
11 6 (3.03%) NAS
12 5 (2.53%) FTP
13 4 (2.02%) VPN
13 4 (2.02%) VPLS
13 4 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
16 1 (0.51%) Softswitch
16 1 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
4 1 (0.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MSI
General
1 7 (3.54%) Finance
2 6 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.52%) Electronics
3 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.01%) Advertising
4 2 (1.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.01%) Arabic Language
4 2 (1.01%) French Language
4 2 (1.01%) German Language
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) HTML
2 2 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) COM
3 1 (0.51%) LAMP
3 1 (0.51%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.04%) Statistics
4 4 (2.02%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.02%) Clustering
5 2 (1.01%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.01%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.51%) RMADS
6 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.51%) FMCG
6 1 (0.51%) iPhone
6 1 (0.51%) iPad
6 1 (0.51%) PACS
6 1 (0.51%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 174 (87.88%) Windows
2 86 (43.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (32.83%) Windows 7
4 62 (31.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (22.22%) Linux
6 41 (20.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 24 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (11.62%) Windows XP
10 21 (10.61%) CentOS
11 17 (8.59%) Ubuntu
11 17 (8.59%) Debian
12 9 (4.55%) UNIX
13 6 (3.03%) Android
14 5 (2.53%) Mac OS X
15 4 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
16 3 (1.52%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.52%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.51%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.62%) ITIL
2 8 (4.04%) CRM
3 7 (3.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (3.03%) Incident Management
4 6 (3.03%) Network Architecture
4 6 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 5 (2.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.02%) Change Control
6 4 (2.02%) Time Management
6 4 (2.02%) Cyber Security
6 4 (2.02%) Migration
6 4 (2.02%) Asset Management
6 4 (2.02%) Service Management
6 4 (2.02%) Change Management
6 4 (2.02%) ERP
6 4 (2.02%) Configuration Management
7 3 (1.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.01%) CAD
8 2 (1.01%) Project Management
8 2 (1.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.64%) SQL
2 10 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.54%) VB
4 2 (1.01%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.09%) MCITP
2 18 (9.09%) Degree
3 15 (7.58%) MCSE
4 14 (7.07%) MCP
4 14 (7.07%) A+ Certification
5 10 (5.05%) MCSA
5 10 (5.05%) CCNA
5 10 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.02%) MCTS
9 3 (1.52%) CCA
9 3 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.52%) CCNP
10 2 (1.01%) HND
10 2 (1.01%) Server+ Certification
10 2 (1.01%) MCDST
10 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.58%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) HL7
3 1 (0.51%) DICOM
System Software
1 122 (61.62%) Active Directory
2 50 (25.25%) Hyper-V
3 42 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.56%) vSphere
5 9 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (3.03%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.01%) XenApp
8 2 (1.01%) Xen
9 1 (0.51%) Firmware
9 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (9.09%) SCCM
2 4 (2.02%) ARCserve
3 3 (1.52%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.52%) SCOM
3 3 (1.52%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.01%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 120 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 74 (37.37%) VMware
3 32 (16.16%) Cisco
4 24 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 24 (12.12%) Citrix
5 14 (7.07%) HP
6 13 (6.57%) Apple
7 9 (4.55%) Symantec
8 7 (3.54%) Dell
9 6 (3.03%) Avaya
10 5 (2.53%) Juniper
11 4 (2.02%) Oracle
12 3 (1.52%) Google
13 2 (1.01%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.01%) Pegasus
13 2 (1.01%) Nimble Storage
13 2 (1.01%) Wyse
13 2 (1.01%) 3Com
13 2 (1.01%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.01%) NETGEAR
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus on-call Allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Premier IT
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum + £4600 car allowance & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £22k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hampshire
Farnborough College
Posted: 25 days ago
Dartford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago