The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 404 398 406
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 60 59 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.30% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 33
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +14 35 £50,000 +62.60% 2
Hampshire +7 14 £47,500 +18.75%
Surrey -4 6 £43,000 -4.44%
Kent - 5 £43,750 -
Buckinghamshire -10 2 - -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 84 (71.19%) Windows
2 74 (62.71%) VMware
3 64 (54.24%) Microsoft
4 61 (51.69%) Active Directory
5 59 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 54 (45.76%) Firewall
7 45 (38.14%) WAN
7 45 (38.14%) Linux
8 44 (37.29%) MS Exchange
8 44 (37.29%) Windows Server
9 38 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2010
10 37 (31.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (30.51%) LAN
12 34 (28.81%) Cisco
13 33 (27.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (27.12%) ITIL
14 32 (27.12%) Data Centre
15 31 (26.27%) Exchange Server 2013
16 30 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
17 29 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
19 25 (21.19%) DNS
20 24 (20.34%) Unix
20 24 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
21 22 (18.64%) MCSE
21 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
22 21 (17.80%) SQL
23 20 (16.95%) MCITP
23 20 (16.95%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (37.29%) MS Exchange
2 38 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (26.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (14.41%) WebLogic
5 16 (13.56%) IIS
6 14 (11.86%) JBoss
7 13 (11.02%) Tomcat
8 12 (10.17%) WebSphere
9 11 (9.32%) Apache
10 9 (7.63%) nginx
10 9 (7.63%) OpenStack
11 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
12 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (4.24%) Lync
13 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (2.54%) WildFly
15 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
15 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
15 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 59 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.02%) Office 365
2 10 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (45.76%) Firewall
2 45 (38.14%) WAN
3 36 (30.51%) LAN
4 25 (21.19%) DNS
5 14 (11.86%) DHCP
5 14 (11.86%) LDAP
6 12 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (10.17%) SAN
7 11 (9.32%) SMTP
7 11 (9.32%) SSL
7 11 (9.32%) VPN
7 11 (9.32%) Wireless
8 10 (8.47%) HTTP
9 9 (7.63%) BGP
9 9 (7.63%) MPLS
9 9 (7.63%) OSPF
10 8 (6.78%) TCP/IP
11 7 (5.93%) tcpdump
11 7 (5.93%) VoIP
11 7 (5.93%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) MySQL
3 9 (7.63%) DB2
4 7 (5.93%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.85%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.86%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.32%) Web Services
2 10 (8.47%) LAMP
3 9 (7.63%) .NET
3 9 (7.63%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (7.63%) MCollective
4 4 (3.39%) CSS
4 4 (3.39%) HTML
4 4 (3.39%) J2EE
5 3 (2.54%) SAML
6 2 (1.69%) Ajax
6 2 (1.69%) XHTML
6 2 (1.69%) XML
7 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.12%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.24%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.39%) Clustering
5 3 (2.54%) NHS
6 2 (1.69%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.69%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 84 (71.19%) Windows
2 45 (38.14%) Linux
3 44 (37.29%) Windows Server
4 37 (31.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (27.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (20.34%) Unix
7 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (6.78%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.24%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.39%) Windows 10
11 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.69%) AIX
12 2 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.85%) CentOS
13 1 (0.85%) Debian
13 1 (0.85%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) ITIL
2 16 (13.56%) Project Management
3 14 (11.86%) PRINCE2
4 13 (11.02%) Asset Management
4 13 (11.02%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (9.32%) Incident Management
6 9 (7.63%) Configuration Management
6 9 (7.63%) High Availability
7 7 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (5.08%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.24%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.24%) Network Design
9 5 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.24%) Network Planning
9 5 (4.24%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.39%) Service Management
11 3 (2.54%) ITSM
11 3 (2.54%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.80%) SQL
2 15 (12.71%) Perl
3 14 (11.86%) Java
3 14 (11.86%) Python
4 8 (6.78%) C#
5 4 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.54%) C
6 3 (2.54%) C++
6 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.85%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (18.64%) MCSE
4 20 (16.95%) CCNP
4 20 (16.95%) MCITP
5 15 (12.71%) MCSA
6 14 (11.86%) CCNA
7 13 (11.02%) MCP
8 10 (8.47%) CCIE
9 9 (7.63%) Degree
10 7 (5.93%) CCIP
10 7 (5.93%) CCSP
11 6 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (4.24%) CCSA
13 2 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.69%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.85%) CCSE
14 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (51.69%) Active Directory
2 29 (24.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (20.34%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (12.71%) VMware ESX
5 10 (8.47%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.63%) qmail
6 9 (7.63%) Squid
7 8 (6.78%) vSphere
8 4 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (3.39%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.69%) vCloud
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (8.47%) Puppet
3 9 (7.63%) Cacti
3 9 (7.63%) collectd
3 9 (7.63%) Ganglia
3 9 (7.63%) Graphite
3 9 (7.63%) logstash
3 9 (7.63%) Nagios
3 9 (7.63%) ZABBIX
4 8 (6.78%) SCCM
5 5 (4.24%) Backup Exec
6 4 (3.39%) Tivoli
6 4 (3.39%) WSUS
7 3 (2.54%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (1.69%) SCOM
9 1 (0.85%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 74 (62.71%) VMware
2 64 (54.24%) Microsoft
3 34 (28.81%) Cisco
4 15 (12.71%) Symantec
5 13 (11.02%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.47%) F5
6 10 (8.47%) Juniper
6 10 (8.47%) Oracle
7 9 (7.63%) Splunk
8 7 (5.93%) HP
8 7 (5.93%) NetScout
9 6 (5.08%) Citrix
9 6 (5.08%) Dell
10 4 (3.39%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.39%) Veritas
10 4 (3.39%) WatchGuard
11 3 (2.54%) EMC
11 3 (2.54%) IBM
12 2 (1.69%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.69%) NetApp
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