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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 400 433 410
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 43 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 20
Average salary £37,500 £47,900 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.71% -0.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,750 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.55% +1.33%
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
20215 21812 21135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.24% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16514 17701 17512
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 £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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
Surrey +17 16 £42,600 -14.80% 1
Kent +8 10 £28,750 -36.11%
Berkshire -1 9 £44,750 +7.83% 1
Hampshire -3 4 £39,000 -19.25%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Sussex +22 1 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (67.47%) VMware
2 54 (65.06%) Windows
3 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
4 39 (46.99%) Cisco
4 39 (46.99%) MS Exchange
5 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (38.55%) DNS
7 30 (36.14%) Linux
7 30 (36.14%) MS Excel
8 29 (34.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
10 25 (30.12%) DHCP
10 25 (30.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (28.92%) vSphere
12 22 (26.51%) Hyper-V
12 22 (26.51%) Citrix
13 21 (25.30%) TCP/IP
14 20 (24.10%) Apache
14 20 (24.10%) Firewall
14 20 (24.10%) Backup Exec
14 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (22.89%) SAN
15 19 (22.89%) Symantec
15 19 (22.89%) SQL
15 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
15 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (21.69%) MS Office
16 18 (21.69%) Degree
17 16 (19.28%) MySQL
17 16 (19.28%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 39 (46.99%) MS Exchange
2 20 (24.10%) Apache
3 16 (19.28%) IIS
4 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (10.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (9.64%) SharePoint
8 7 (8.43%) JBoss
8 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
9 6 (7.23%) MS Project Server
9 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
9 6 (7.23%) OpenStack
9 6 (7.23%) nginx
10 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (1.20%) Confluence
11 1 (1.20%) Lync
11 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (36.14%) MS Excel
2 18 (21.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.20%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Office 365
2 7 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (38.55%) DNS
2 25 (30.12%) DHCP
3 21 (25.30%) TCP/IP
4 20 (24.10%) Firewall
5 19 (22.89%) SAN
6 15 (18.07%) SMTP
7 13 (15.66%) VPN
8 11 (13.25%) Wireless
9 10 (12.05%) VLAN
10 9 (10.84%) IMAP
10 9 (10.84%) NAS
10 9 (10.84%) DMZ
11 7 (8.43%) HTTP
11 7 (8.43%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (7.23%) LDAP
12 6 (7.23%) SSL
13 5 (6.02%) LAN
13 5 (6.02%) WAN
13 5 (6.02%) NetScreen
14 4 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.28%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Gerrit
General
1 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) MAPI
2 8 (9.64%) Web Services
3 6 (7.23%) MCollective
4 5 (6.02%) .NET
4 5 (6.02%) LAMP
5 4 (4.82%) XML
5 4 (4.82%) Regular Expression
6 2 (2.41%) Middleware
7 1 (1.20%) Java EE
7 1 (1.20%) V-Ray
7 1 (1.20%) J2EE
7 1 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Blackberry
2 11 (13.25%) iPhone
3 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.84%) Replication
3 9 (10.84%) PDA
4 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) Clustering
5 4 (4.82%) User Experience
6 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.20%) iPad
8 1 (1.20%) DTV
8 1 (1.20%) Wiki
8 1 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (65.06%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) Linux
3 29 (34.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (30.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (19.28%) Windows XP
7 15 (18.07%) Windows Vista
7 15 (18.07%) Windows 8
8 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
9 12 (14.46%) Android
10 9 (10.84%) Mac OS
11 7 (8.43%) UNIX
12 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (4.82%) CentOS
14 1 (1.20%) SUSE
14 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
14 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) ITIL
2 10 (12.05%) Incident Management
3 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 6 (7.23%) Office Automation
5 6 (7.23%) BCP
5 6 (7.23%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.02%) Change Management
6 5 (6.02%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.82%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.82%) CRM
8 3 (3.61%) Project Management
8 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.61%) Migration
9 2 (2.41%) Six Sigma
9 2 (2.41%) Time Management
9 2 (2.41%) Process Improvement
10 1 (1.20%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 14 (16.87%) PowerShell
3 13 (15.66%) Perl
4 12 (14.46%) Python
4 12 (14.46%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.05%) Java
6 7 (8.43%) VBScript
7 5 (6.02%) C
7 5 (6.02%) C++
8 4 (4.82%) PHP
9 3 (3.61%) AWK
9 3 (3.61%) sed
10 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.69%) Degree
3 11 (13.25%) MCSE
4 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
5 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared
7 6 (7.23%) MCSA
7 6 (7.23%) A+ Certification
7 6 (7.23%) CCNA
8 5 (6.02%) MCITP
9 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.61%) MCP
9 3 (3.61%) CCNP
10 2 (2.41%) CCA
10 2 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.20%) CCIE
11 1 (1.20%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (31.33%) Active Directory
3 24 (28.92%) vSphere
4 22 (26.51%) Hyper-V
5 16 (19.28%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.23%) Squid
6 6 (7.23%) qmail
7 4 (4.82%) XenApp
8 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.20%) NFS
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (24.10%) Backup Exec
2 9 (10.84%) WSUS
3 7 (8.43%) SCCM
4 6 (7.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (7.23%) collectd
4 6 (7.23%) logstash
4 6 (7.23%) Graphite
4 6 (7.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (7.23%) Nagios
4 6 (7.23%) ZABBIX
4 6 (7.23%) Cacti
4 6 (7.23%) Ganglia
4 6 (7.23%) Puppet
5 3 (3.61%) AirWatch
5 3 (3.61%) SCOM
6 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.20%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.20%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (67.47%) VMware
2 44 (53.01%) Microsoft
3 39 (46.99%) Cisco
4 22 (26.51%) Citrix
5 19 (22.89%) Symantec
6 16 (19.28%) HP
7 13 (15.66%) Oracle
8 12 (14.46%) Veeam
9 10 (12.05%) Apple
10 9 (10.84%) Draytek
11 6 (7.23%) Splunk
11 6 (7.23%) Lumension
11 6 (7.23%) Fujitsu
11 6 (7.23%) Borland
11 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
11 6 (7.23%) Juniper
12 5 (6.02%) NetApp
13 4 (4.82%) Dell
14 3 (3.61%) Mitel
14 3 (3.61%) McAfee
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