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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 408 420 400
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 39 42 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 36
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
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
19850 22279 21260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.82% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16075 18103 17609
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 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
Kent +15 14 £30,000 -31.42%
Surrey +35 11 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire 0 4 - - 2
Berkshire -2 4 £36,000 -13.25% 4
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
East Sussex -4 1 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 66 (75.00%) Windows
2 58 (65.91%) VMware
3 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 44 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 43 (48.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (43.18%) Cisco
7 37 (42.05%) MS Excel
7 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (39.77%) Active Directory
9 27 (30.68%) TCP/IP
9 27 (30.68%) DNS
9 27 (30.68%) Linux
9 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (28.41%) MS Office
11 24 (27.27%) DHCP
12 23 (26.14%) vSphere
13 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (22.73%) Firewall
14 20 (22.73%) Windows XP
14 20 (22.73%) Citrix
14 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
14 20 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
14 20 (22.73%) Hyper-V
15 19 (21.59%) Backup Exec
15 19 (21.59%) Windows Vista
15 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (20.45%) Windows 8
16 18 (20.45%) Symantec
16 18 (20.45%) SQL
16 18 (20.45%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.32%) IIS
2 17 (19.32%) Apache
3 16 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (11.36%) MS Project Server
6 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (10.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.41%) nginx
9 2 (2.27%) JBoss
9 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.14%) Lync
10 1 (1.14%) Confluence
10 1 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 37 (42.05%) MS Excel
2 25 (28.41%) MS Office
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.68%) TCP/IP
1 27 (30.68%) DNS
2 24 (27.27%) DHCP
3 20 (22.73%) Firewall
4 17 (19.32%) SAN
5 11 (12.50%) Wireless
6 10 (11.36%) VPN
6 10 (11.36%) SMTP
6 10 (11.36%) VLAN
7 9 (10.23%) IMAP
7 9 (10.23%) NAS
7 9 (10.23%) DMZ
8 7 (7.95%) WAN
8 7 (7.95%) LAN
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.68%) NetScreen
10 3 (3.41%) PBX
11 2 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.27%) VoIP
11 2 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) MySQL
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.14%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.14%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (17.05%) Telecoms
2 13 (14.77%) Finance
3 10 (11.36%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Back Office
4 2 (2.27%) Electronics
4 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) MAPI
2 5 (5.68%) LAMP
3 4 (4.55%) .NET
3 4 (4.55%) XML
3 4 (4.55%) Regular Expression
4 3 (3.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.27%) Middleware
6 1 (1.14%) MCollective
6 1 (1.14%) J2EE
6 1 (1.14%) SOAP
6 1 (1.14%) Java EE
6 1 (1.14%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.77%) iPhone
1 13 (14.77%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.50%) Clustering
3 9 (10.23%) PDA
3 9 (10.23%) Replication
3 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.55%) User Experience
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.14%) DTV
7 1 (1.14%) Wiki
7 1 (1.14%) Statistics
7 1 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.00%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (30.68%) Linux
3 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 19 (21.59%) Windows Vista
5 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (20.45%) Windows 8
7 16 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 10 (11.36%) Android
9 9 (10.23%) Mac OS
10 7 (7.95%) UNIX
11 5 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (4.55%) CentOS
13 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.14%) SUSE
14 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 11 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 10 (11.36%) ITIL
3 6 (6.82%) BCP
4 5 (5.68%) Change Management
4 5 (5.68%) Incident Management
4 5 (5.68%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.41%) CRM
6 3 (3.41%) Migration
7 2 (2.27%) Time Management
7 2 (2.27%) Database Tuning
7 2 (2.27%) Project Management
7 2 (2.27%) Six Sigma
7 2 (2.27%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.14%) DevOps
8 1 (1.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) SQL
1 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
2 16 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 10 (11.36%) Java
4 8 (9.09%) Perl
5 7 (7.95%) VBScript
5 7 (7.95%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) C
6 5 (5.68%) C++
7 4 (4.55%) PHP
8 3 (3.41%) sed
8 3 (3.41%) AWK
9 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.18%) MCSE
2 16 (18.18%) Degree
3 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
4 13 (14.77%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.95%) A+ Certification
7 6 (6.82%) MCITP
7 6 (6.82%) CCNA
7 6 (6.82%) MCP
8 5 (5.68%) MCSA
9 4 (4.55%) CCNP
10 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.27%) MCTS
11 2 (2.27%) CCA
11 2 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (2.27%) CCIE
12 1 (1.14%) CCDA
12 1 (1.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (48.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (39.77%) Active Directory
3 23 (26.14%) vSphere
4 20 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.82%) XenApp
6 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.27%) KVM
9 1 (1.14%) NFS
9 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.14%) Squid
9 1 (1.14%) XenServer
9 1 (1.14%) qmail
Systems Management
1 19 (21.59%) Backup Exec
2 10 (11.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (10.23%) WSUS
4 7 (7.95%) SCCM
5 6 (6.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.41%) SCOM
7 2 (2.27%) Plesk
7 2 (2.27%) cPanel
7 2 (2.27%) Webmin
8 1 (1.14%) Graphite
8 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.14%) collectd
8 1 (1.14%) logstash
8 1 (1.14%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (1.14%) Nagios
8 1 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 58 (65.91%) VMware
2 55 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 38 (43.18%) Cisco
4 20 (22.73%) Citrix
5 18 (20.45%) Symantec
6 17 (19.32%) HP
7 16 (18.18%) Oracle
8 10 (11.36%) Lumension
8 10 (11.36%) Borland
8 10 (11.36%) Apple
8 10 (11.36%) Veeam
8 10 (11.36%) Fujitsu
9 9 (10.23%) Draytek
9 9 (10.23%) NetApp
10 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 6 (6.82%) Juniper
11 3 (3.41%) Dell
11 3 (3.41%) McAfee
12 2 (2.27%) NETGEAR
12 2 (2.27%) 3Com
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