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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 348 359 361
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 93 94 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 79
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.08% +2.08%
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
20117 22039 21210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.80% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16158 17728 17552
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 £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +15 33 £22,500 -11.76% 3
Oxfordshire +10 15 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Surrey +9 12 £26,000 +13.04%
Kent +18 9 £27,500 -1.78%
East Sussex -1 9 £26,500 -8.62%
Buckinghamshire -9 8 £23,750 -1.04%
Hampshire -11 7 £22,000 -6.38% 2
Middlesex - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 145 (82.86%) Windows
2 95 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 82 (46.86%) Active Directory
4 68 (38.86%) VMware
5 67 (38.29%) MS Excel
6 58 (33.14%) Windows 7
7 55 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (31.43%) MS Office
8 51 (29.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 46 (26.29%) Linux
11 43 (24.57%) Cisco
12 41 (23.43%) TCP/IP
12 41 (23.43%) Firewall
13 34 (19.43%) MCP
14 29 (16.57%) SQL
15 28 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
17 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (14.29%) Red Hat
18 24 (13.71%) Citrix
18 24 (13.71%) SharePoint
18 24 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
19 23 (13.14%) CentOS
19 23 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 23 (13.14%) LAN
20 22 (12.57%) SLA
20 22 (12.57%) Hyper-V
21 21 (12.00%) WAN
22 20 (11.43%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 50 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 24 (13.71%) SharePoint
3 19 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (4.57%) Lync
6 8 (4.57%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (4.00%) Apache
8 6 (3.43%) IIS
8 6 (3.43%) IBM Notes
8 6 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (38.29%) MS Excel
2 55 (31.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) Office 365
2 6 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.43%) TCP/IP
1 41 (23.43%) Firewall
2 23 (13.14%) LAN
3 21 (12.00%) WAN
4 20 (11.43%) DNS
5 16 (9.14%) DHCP
6 14 (8.00%) SAN
7 9 (5.14%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (3.43%) Wireless
8 6 (3.43%) Telnet
8 6 (3.43%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (2.86%) NetScreen
10 3 (1.71%) VLAN
10 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.71%) NAS
10 3 (1.71%) VoIP
10 3 (1.71%) VPN
11 2 (1.14%) Internet
11 2 (1.14%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.86%) MySQL
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.71%) MSI
2 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.57%) Subversion
2 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (8.57%) Finance
2 6 (3.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.86%) Legal
4 3 (1.71%) French Language
4 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.14%) German Language
5 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 2 (1.14%) Retail
5 2 (1.14%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.43%) Web Services
2 5 (2.86%) LAMP
3 3 (1.71%) .NET
4 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.57%) Mathematics
2 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.86%) Statistics
4 3 (1.71%) PACS
5 2 (1.14%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.57%) FMCG
6 1 (0.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 145 (82.86%) Windows
2 58 (33.14%) Windows 7
3 55 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (26.29%) Linux
5 28 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (13.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (13.14%) CentOS
7 23 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (10.29%) Windows 8
9 17 (9.71%) Debian
9 17 (9.71%) Ubuntu
10 11 (6.29%) Windows XP
11 9 (5.14%) Apple iOS
12 6 (3.43%) Android
13 4 (2.29%) UNIX
14 2 (1.14%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.14%) Solaris
14 2 (1.14%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (11.43%) ITIL
2 13 (7.43%) Network Architecture
3 11 (6.29%) Incident Management
4 6 (3.43%) Web Development
4 6 (3.43%) Configuration Management
4 6 (3.43%) Analytics
4 6 (3.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (3.43%) Mentoring
5 5 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.29%) Time Management
7 3 (1.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.71%) Coaching
7 3 (1.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.14%) Cyber Security
8 2 (1.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.14%) Migration
8 2 (1.14%) Project Management
8 2 (1.14%) Service Management
8 2 (1.14%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.57%) SQL
2 9 (5.14%) VB
3 8 (4.57%) C
4 6 (3.43%) Java
4 6 (3.43%) Python
5 4 (2.29%) PHP
6 3 (1.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (19.43%) MCP
2 25 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.86%) MCITP
4 11 (6.29%) Degree
4 11 (6.29%) MCSE
4 11 (6.29%) MCSA
5 9 (5.14%) A+ Certification
5 9 (5.14%) CCNA
5 9 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.57%) MCTS
7 5 (2.86%) MCDST
8 3 (1.71%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.14%) Server+ Certification
9 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.57%) CCENT
10 1 (0.57%) CCDA
10 1 (0.57%) CCDP
10 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.57%) SLA
2 3 (1.71%) HL7
2 3 (1.71%) DICOM
2 3 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 82 (46.86%) Active Directory
2 51 (29.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.57%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.43%) VMware Server
5 6 (3.43%) vSphere
6 3 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.57%) Firmware
8 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (3.43%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.86%) SCCM
3 4 (2.29%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.14%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.57%) WSUS
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 95 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 68 (38.86%) VMware
3 43 (24.57%) Cisco
4 25 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 24 (13.71%) Citrix
6 17 (9.71%) HP
7 11 (6.29%) Apple
8 8 (4.57%) Avaya
9 7 (4.00%) Juniper
10 6 (3.43%) Dell
10 6 (3.43%) IBM
10 6 (3.43%) Lotus
10 6 (3.43%) Sophos
11 5 (2.86%) Symantec
11 5 (2.86%) Oracle
11 5 (2.86%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.86%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (2.29%) NETGEAR
12 4 (2.29%) 3Com
12 4 (2.29%) McAfee
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