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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 346 371 365
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 94 77 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 78 61 72
Average salary £24,000 £24,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
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
20150 21570 21037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.73% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16289 17120 17540
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 £65,000 £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 March 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 March 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 +22 31 £22,500 -15.09% 4
Oxfordshire +13 17 £22,750 +1.11% 2
Surrey -4 15 £22,500 -9.09%
Kent +28 14 £25,000 -16.66%
Hampshire -14 7 £22,500 +12.50% 2
East Sussex -26 6 £26,500 -8.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 4 £24,000 +10.34% 1
Sussex +1 1 £26,000 +8.33%
West Sussex -2 1 £26,000 -16.80% 1
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 151 (83.43%) Windows
2 92 (50.83%) Microsoft
3 90 (49.72%) Active Directory
4 72 (39.78%) VMware
5 66 (36.46%) MS Excel
6 61 (33.70%) MS Office
7 58 (32.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (30.94%) MS Exchange
9 55 (30.39%) Windows 7
10 53 (29.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (24.31%) MCP
12 43 (23.76%) Cisco
13 39 (21.55%) Firewall
14 36 (19.89%) Linux
15 33 (18.23%) SQL
15 33 (18.23%) TCP/IP
15 33 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (15.47%) SQL Server
18 27 (14.92%) WAN
18 27 (14.92%) Exchange Server 2007
18 27 (14.92%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (13.26%) SLA
20 23 (12.71%) LAN
21 21 (11.60%) Citrix
21 21 (11.60%) ITIL
22 20 (11.05%) SharePoint
22 20 (11.05%) DNS
23 19 (10.50%) Hyper-V
24 18 (9.94%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 56 (30.94%) MS Exchange
2 27 (14.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 27 (14.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (11.05%) SharePoint
4 17 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.42%) Lync
6 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.87%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (3.87%) Apache
7 6 (3.31%) IIS
7 6 (3.31%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.55%) WordPress
10 1 (0.55%) Moodle
Applications
1 66 (36.46%) MS Excel
2 61 (33.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.87%) Office 365
2 6 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (21.55%) Firewall
2 33 (18.23%) TCP/IP
3 27 (14.92%) WAN
4 23 (12.71%) LAN
5 20 (11.05%) DNS
6 16 (8.84%) DHCP
7 12 (6.63%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (6.08%) SAN
9 8 (4.42%) VPN
9 8 (4.42%) Wireless
9 8 (4.42%) Telnet
10 5 (2.76%) NetScreen
10 5 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.21%) VLAN
11 4 (2.21%) Internet
12 3 (1.66%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.66%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.10%) OpenLDAP
13 2 (1.10%) NAS
13 2 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (2.76%) MySQL
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.21%) MSI
2 1 (0.55%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.55%) Subversion
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (9.94%) Finance
2 6 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.76%) Legal
4 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.31%) Web Services
2 5 (2.76%) LAMP
3 3 (1.66%) JSON
3 3 (1.66%) XML
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) .NET
4 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.97%) Mathematics
2 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.31%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.76%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.21%) PACS
4 4 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.55%) Open Source
6 1 (0.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 151 (83.43%) Windows
2 55 (30.39%) Windows 7
3 53 (29.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (19.89%) Linux
5 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (9.94%) CentOS
7 17 (9.39%) Windows 8
8 16 (8.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (8.84%) Windows XP
9 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (6.63%) Debian
10 12 (6.63%) Ubuntu
11 7 (3.87%) Apple iOS
12 6 (3.31%) Android
13 4 (2.21%) UNIX
14 3 (1.66%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.66%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.10%) Solaris
16 1 (0.55%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.60%) ITIL
2 15 (8.29%) Network Architecture
3 11 (6.08%) Incident Management
4 6 (3.31%) Web Development
4 6 (3.31%) Project Management
4 6 (3.31%) Data Analysis
4 6 (3.31%) Analytics
4 6 (3.31%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (2.76%) Mentoring
5 5 (2.76%) Configuration Management
5 5 (2.76%) Asset Management
5 5 (2.76%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.21%) Coaching
7 3 (1.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (1.66%) Time Management
7 3 (1.66%) Service Management
7 3 (1.66%) CRM
7 3 (1.66%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.10%) B2B
8 2 (1.10%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.23%) SQL
2 9 (4.97%) C
3 8 (4.42%) VB
4 6 (3.31%) Python
4 6 (3.31%) Java
5 5 (2.76%) PHP
6 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (24.31%) MCP
2 33 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.84%) MCSA
4 14 (7.73%) MCSE
4 14 (7.73%) CCNA
4 14 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.18%) MCITP
6 12 (6.63%) MCTS
7 7 (3.87%) Degree
8 5 (2.76%) MCDST
9 4 (2.21%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.55%) CCDA
11 1 (0.55%) CCDP
11 1 (0.55%) CCENT
11 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.55%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.21%) HL7
2 4 (2.21%) DICOM
3 3 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (49.72%) Active Directory
2 58 (32.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.50%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.29%) VMware Server
5 5 (2.76%) vSphere
6 4 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.66%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.55%) Firmware
8 1 (0.55%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (3.87%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.76%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.66%) SCCM
4 2 (1.10%) Zenoss
5 1 (0.55%) WSUS
5 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 92 (50.83%) Microsoft
2 72 (39.78%) VMware
3 43 (23.76%) Cisco
4 21 (11.60%) Citrix
5 18 (9.94%) Red Hat
6 11 (6.08%) HP
7 8 (4.42%) Apple
7 8 (4.42%) Avaya
8 6 (3.31%) IBM
8 6 (3.31%) Lotus
8 6 (3.31%) Sophos
9 5 (2.76%) McAfee
9 5 (2.76%) Dell
9 5 (2.76%) Juniper
9 5 (2.76%) MobileIron
9 5 (2.76%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (2.21%) 3Com
10 4 (2.21%) NETGEAR
11 3 (1.66%) Oracle
11 3 (1.66%) SAP
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