The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 378 414 396
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 21 53 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.26% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 62
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,550 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Senior 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
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the South East region.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +32 10 £65,000 +57.57%
Oxfordshire +38 4 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hampshire 0 3 £37,500 -18.03%
Kent - 3 £29,000 -
Surrey +26 1 £44,000 +17.33% 4
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Senior Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Active Directory
3 26 (44.07%) VMware
4 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
5 23 (38.98%) DNS
5 23 (38.98%) Linux
6 21 (35.59%) DHCP
7 19 (32.20%) Firewall
8 17 (28.81%) Windows Server
9 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (23.73%) vSphere
10 14 (23.73%) VMware ESX
10 14 (23.73%) Web Services
10 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
11 13 (22.03%) ITIL
11 13 (22.03%) Office 365
11 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (20.34%) MS Office
12 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (16.95%) High Availability
14 10 (16.95%) Windows 10
14 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (16.95%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (16.95%) VoIP
14 10 (16.95%) Perl
14 10 (16.95%) SQL
14 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
15 9 (15.25%) Cisco
15 9 (15.25%) HP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
3 8 (13.56%) IIS
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.86%) JBoss
4 7 (11.86%) WebLogic
4 7 (11.86%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.78%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (5.08%) Apache
6 3 (5.08%) MQSeries
6 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.69%) SAS
7 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (27.12%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.03%) Office 365
3 10 (16.95%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.98%) DNS
2 21 (35.59%) DHCP
3 19 (32.20%) Firewall
4 10 (16.95%) VoIP
5 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.78%) WebEx
7 3 (5.08%) LDAP
7 3 (5.08%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.39%) BGP
8 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.39%) FTP
8 2 (3.39%) MPLS
8 2 (3.39%) Network Security
8 2 (3.39%) OSPF
8 2 (3.39%) SAN
8 2 (3.39%) tcpdump
8 2 (3.39%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Games
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Web Services
2 3 (5.08%) LAMP
2 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Clustering
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) AS400
6 1 (1.69%) iSeries
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Linux
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (16.95%) Windows 10
6 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (11.86%) Solaris
7 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.78%) SUSE
8 4 (6.78%) Unix
9 3 (5.08%) CentOS
10 1 (1.69%) AIX
10 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) High Availability
3 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
4 4 (6.78%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (6.78%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (6.78%) Identity Management
4 4 (6.78%) Information Security
4 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.78%) Product Management
4 4 (6.78%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Time Management
5 3 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.08%) Open Source
5 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.39%) Migration
7 1 (1.69%) CAD
7 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) Perl
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.86%) Java
4 6 (10.17%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.08%) Tcl
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.78%) RHCE
2 4 (6.78%) RHCSA
3 3 (5.08%) CCNA
3 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.39%) CCNP
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.69%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 30 (50.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.73%) VMware ESX
2 14 (23.73%) vSphere
3 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Tivoli
2 6 (10.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (10.17%) WSUS
3 5 (8.47%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (8.47%) SCCM
4 4 (6.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.39%) SCOM
5 2 (3.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.69%) Nagios
6 1 (1.69%) OpenView
6 1 (1.69%) Puppet
6 1 (1.69%) SCSM
6 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) VMware
2 24 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 9 (15.25%) HP
5 7 (11.86%) IBM
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle
6 4 (6.78%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.78%) Symantec
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) F5
7 2 (3.39%) Juniper
7 2 (3.39%) NetScout
7 2 (3.39%) Veritas
8 1 (1.69%) BMC
8 1 (1.69%) Compuware
8 1 (1.69%) Sonus
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