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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 401 399 387
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 37 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 22
Average salary £44,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,600 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +10 23 £44,750 +29.71% 2
Surrey +7 8 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Hampshire +7 3 £39,000 -6.36% 1
Kent +3 2 £35,750 -
West Sussex -12 2 £45,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £26,500 -26.38%
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (70.67%) VMware
2 46 (61.33%) Windows
3 36 (48.00%) MS Exchange
3 36 (48.00%) DNS
4 35 (46.67%) Cisco
5 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
6 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
7 27 (36.00%) Linux
7 27 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (33.33%) vSphere
9 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
9 23 (30.67%) Citrix
10 22 (29.33%) DHCP
10 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (25.33%) Backup Exec
11 19 (25.33%) Degree
11 19 (25.33%) Apache
11 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
11 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (25.33%) Symantec
12 18 (24.00%) SMTP
12 18 (24.00%) Hyper-V
12 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (22.67%) Firewall
13 17 (22.67%) Perl
13 17 (22.67%) TCP/IP
14 16 (21.33%) Python
15 15 (20.00%) MySQL
15 15 (20.00%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (25.33%) Apache
3 18 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (17.33%) IIS
5 12 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (14.67%) nginx
6 11 (14.67%) JBoss
6 11 (14.67%) Tomcat
6 11 (14.67%) OpenStack
6 11 (14.67%) WebLogic
7 7 (9.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.33%) Lync
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Office 365
2 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.00%) DNS
2 22 (29.33%) DHCP
3 18 (24.00%) SMTP
4 17 (22.67%) TCP/IP
4 17 (22.67%) Firewall
5 14 (18.67%) VPN
5 14 (18.67%) HTTP
6 13 (17.33%) SSL
7 12 (16.00%) SAN
8 11 (14.67%) LDAP
9 9 (12.00%) Wireless
10 7 (9.33%) VLAN
10 7 (9.33%) IMAP
10 7 (9.33%) NAS
10 7 (9.33%) WAN
10 7 (9.33%) DMZ
11 5 (6.67%) LAN
11 5 (6.67%) PBX
12 4 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
2 2 (2.67%) Marketing
2 2 (2.67%) Back Office
2 2 (2.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) Web Services
2 11 (14.67%) MCollective
3 7 (9.33%) MAPI
4 4 (5.33%) .NET
5 2 (2.67%) XML
5 2 (2.67%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.33%) Flash
6 1 (1.33%) J2EE
6 1 (1.33%) SOAP
6 1 (1.33%) Middleware
6 1 (1.33%) LAMP
6 1 (1.33%) Java EE
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.33%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Blackberry
1 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) PDA
3 7 (9.33%) iPhone
3 7 (9.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.67%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 46 (61.33%) Windows
2 27 (36.00%) Linux
3 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (17.33%) Windows 8
7 11 (14.67%) Android
7 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
8 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 9 (12.00%) Windows Vista
10 7 (9.33%) Mac OS
11 5 (6.67%) UNIX
12 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.33%) Solaris
13 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) Incident Management
2 12 (16.00%) ITIL
3 11 (14.67%) Configuration Management
4 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.00%) BCP
7 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Project Management
8 4 (5.33%) Change Management
9 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.00%) CRM
10 2 (2.67%) Six Sigma
10 2 (2.67%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (2.67%) Migration
10 2 (2.67%) Software Distribution
10 2 (2.67%) Coaching
10 2 (2.67%) Time Management
10 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) Perl
2 16 (21.33%) Python
3 14 (18.67%) SQL
4 6 (8.00%) VBScript
4 6 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.00%) Java
5 3 (4.00%) C
5 3 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.33%) AWK
6 1 (1.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Degree
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.00%) MCSA
4 6 (8.00%) CCNA
5 5 (6.67%) MCSE
5 5 (6.67%) A+ Certification
6 4 (5.33%) MCITP
6 4 (5.33%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.00%) CCIE
7 3 (4.00%) CCNP
8 2 (2.67%) CCIP
8 2 (2.67%) CCSP
8 2 (2.67%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.33%) MCTS
9 1 (1.33%) RHCE
9 1 (1.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (33.33%) vSphere
4 18 (24.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (18.67%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (14.67%) Squid
6 11 (14.67%) qmail
7 4 (5.33%) XenApp
7 4 (5.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.33%) XenServer
9 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (25.33%) Backup Exec
2 11 (14.67%) ZABBIX
2 11 (14.67%) Cacti
2 11 (14.67%) Ganglia
2 11 (14.67%) Puppet
2 11 (14.67%) collectd
2 11 (14.67%) logstash
2 11 (14.67%) Graphite
2 11 (14.67%) Nagios
3 10 (13.33%) SCCM
4 8 (10.67%) WSUS
5 6 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (5.33%) SCOM
6 4 (5.33%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.33%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (70.67%) VMware
2 35 (46.67%) Cisco
3 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
4 23 (30.67%) Citrix
5 19 (25.33%) Symantec
6 11 (14.67%) Veeam
6 11 (14.67%) Splunk
7 9 (12.00%) HP
8 7 (9.33%) Apple
8 7 (9.33%) Draytek
9 6 (8.00%) Dell
10 4 (5.33%) Oracle
10 4 (5.33%) Mitel
11 3 (4.00%) NETGEAR
11 3 (4.00%) F5
11 3 (4.00%) IBM
11 3 (4.00%) EMC
11 3 (4.00%) 3Com
11 3 (4.00%) Juniper
11 3 (4.00%) NetApp
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