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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 358 388 385
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 78 40 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 54 34 65
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,950 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
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
20724 20627 21233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 94.93% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16449 17008 18211
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 +39 43 £31,000 -31.11% 2
West Sussex - 12 - -
Surrey -9 8 £38,750 +35.96% 1
Middlesex - 4 - -
Hampshire -3 3 £40,000 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East Sussex - 3 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire +13 1 £35,000 -41.66%
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 91 (80.53%) Windows
2 65 (57.52%) Active Directory
3 64 (56.64%) Microsoft
4 47 (41.59%) Cisco
4 47 (41.59%) VMware
5 37 (32.74%) TCP/IP
6 34 (30.09%) Citrix
6 34 (30.09%) Windows 7
7 33 (29.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (24.78%) SAN
9 28 (24.78%) MS Exchange
10 27 (23.89%) Firewall
11 22 (19.47%) Windows 8
12 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
12 20 (17.70%) ITIL
12 20 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (16.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (16.81%) SQL
14 18 (15.93%) Juniper
15 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
15 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
16 16 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (14.16%) Finance
17 15 (13.27%) XenApp
17 15 (13.27%) vSphere
18 14 (12.39%) MCSE
18 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (10.62%) Capacity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 28 (24.78%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.19%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.88%) Lync
7 1 (0.88%) SAS
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (32.74%) TCP/IP
2 28 (24.78%) SAN
3 27 (23.89%) Firewall
4 11 (9.73%) DNS
4 11 (9.73%) WAN
4 11 (9.73%) LAN
4 11 (9.73%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (8.85%) iSCSI
5 10 (8.85%) DHCP
6 8 (7.08%) VPN
6 8 (7.08%) ADSL
7 6 (5.31%) Wireless
8 5 (4.42%) VoIP
9 4 (3.54%) IP Telephony
9 4 (3.54%) SSL
9 4 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.77%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (1.77%) Network Security
10 2 (1.77%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.77%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Spanish Language
3 6 (5.31%) French Language
3 6 (5.31%) German Language
4 4 (3.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
5 2 (1.77%) Military
5 2 (1.77%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) XML
2 4 (3.54%) Flash
2 4 (3.54%) .NET
3 3 (2.65%) HTML
4 2 (1.77%) Ajax
4 2 (1.77%) CSS
4 2 (1.77%) Web Services
4 2 (1.77%) XHTML
5 1 (0.88%) Middleware
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.31%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.54%) EPoS
4 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.77%) Replication
4 2 (1.77%) CMDB
5 1 (0.88%) iPhone
5 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) Clustering
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 91 (80.53%) Windows
2 34 (30.09%) Windows 7
3 33 (29.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (19.47%) Windows 8
5 11 (9.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.85%) Windows XP
6 10 (8.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (7.96%) UNIX
8 5 (4.42%) Android
9 4 (3.54%) Linux
10 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.70%) ITIL
2 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
3 12 (10.62%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (10.62%) Supplier Management
4 7 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (5.31%) Capacity Management
6 4 (3.54%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.65%) Service Management
7 3 (2.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.77%) Change Management
8 2 (1.77%) Project Management
8 2 (1.77%) OO
8 2 (1.77%) ERP
8 2 (1.77%) ITSM
9 1 (0.88%) Business Continuity
9 1 (0.88%) TDD
9 1 (0.88%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.88%) Resource Management
9 1 (0.88%) Fund Management
9 1 (0.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.81%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.65%) C#
2 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.77%) Perl
3 2 (1.77%) Java
3 2 (1.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (17.70%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (12.39%) MCSE
3 8 (7.08%) CCNA
4 7 (6.19%) CCNP
5 6 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.42%) Degree
7 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.54%) MCITP
8 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.77%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) CCIE
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) CCVP
10 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.88%) MCTS
10 1 (0.88%) CCA
10 1 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) SLA
1 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (57.52%) Active Directory
2 30 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.27%) XenApp
3 15 (13.27%) vSphere
4 9 (7.96%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.42%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.88%) Firmware
8 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) SCCM
1 6 (5.31%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.42%) SCOM
3 4 (3.54%) WSUS
3 4 (3.54%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.65%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.88%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.88%) OVPM
5 1 (0.88%) Cacti
5 1 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.88%) OpenView
5 1 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.88%) Nagios
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 64 (56.64%) Microsoft
2 47 (41.59%) Cisco
2 47 (41.59%) VMware
3 34 (30.09%) Citrix
4 18 (15.93%) Juniper
5 12 (10.62%) Fortinet
6 9 (7.96%) NetApp
6 9 (7.96%) Symantec
6 9 (7.96%) Avaya
6 9 (7.96%) Oracle
7 7 (6.19%) HP
8 5 (4.42%) EMC
8 5 (4.42%) WatchGuard
9 4 (3.54%) Spiceworks
9 4 (3.54%) Dell
9 4 (3.54%) Cognos
10 3 (2.65%) McAfee
10 3 (2.65%) Nokia
10 3 (2.65%) Veritas
11 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
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