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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 405 411 406
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 38 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 19
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,641 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +2.85%
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
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
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 31 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 31 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
(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 15 £44,750 +29.71% 5
Surrey +21 13 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Kent +10 5 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire +3 3 £39,000 -6.36%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £40,000 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 53 (70.67%) VMware
2 46 (61.33%) Windows
3 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
4 36 (48.00%) MS Exchange
5 35 (46.67%) Cisco
6 32 (42.67%) DNS
7 31 (41.33%) Linux
7 31 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
9 24 (32.00%) vSphere
10 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
11 22 (29.33%) DHCP
11 22 (29.33%) Apache
11 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
11 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (28.00%) Citrix
12 21 (28.00%) Hyper-V
13 20 (26.67%) Backup Exec
13 20 (26.67%) SQL
13 20 (26.67%) Symantec
13 20 (26.67%) Firewall
14 18 (24.00%) SAN
14 18 (24.00%) IIS
14 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
15 17 (22.67%) SMTP
15 17 (22.67%) MySQL
15 17 (22.67%) Degree
16 16 (21.33%) VMware ESXi
16 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (29.33%) Apache
3 18 (24.00%) IIS
4 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (12.00%) JBoss
6 9 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
7 8 (10.67%) nginx
7 8 (10.67%) OpenStack
7 8 (10.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.67%) MS Project Server
10 1 (1.33%) Confluence
10 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 26 (34.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.33%) Office 365
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (42.67%) DNS
2 22 (29.33%) DHCP
3 20 (26.67%) Firewall
4 18 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (24.00%) SAN
5 17 (22.67%) SMTP
6 13 (17.33%) VPN
7 10 (13.33%) HTTP
7 10 (13.33%) Wireless
8 9 (12.00%) VLAN
8 9 (12.00%) IMAP
8 9 (12.00%) NAS
8 9 (12.00%) DMZ
9 8 (10.67%) SSL
9 8 (10.67%) LDAP
10 7 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.67%) NetScreen
12 4 (5.33%) LAN
12 4 (5.33%) PBX
12 4 (5.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.67%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.33%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Electronics
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) Web Services
2 9 (12.00%) MAPI
3 8 (10.67%) MCollective
4 5 (6.67%) LAMP
4 5 (6.67%) .NET
5 3 (4.00%) XML
5 3 (4.00%) Regular Expression
6 2 (2.67%) Middleware
7 1 (1.33%) Java EE
7 1 (1.33%) V-Ray
7 1 (1.33%) J2EE
7 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.00%) Replication
2 9 (12.00%) PDA
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.00%) iPhone
2 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.00%) Clustering
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.33%) Wiki
4 1 (1.33%) Statistics
4 1 (1.33%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.33%) DTV
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (61.33%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) Linux
3 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (18.67%) Windows 8
7 13 (17.33%) Windows XP
8 12 (16.00%) Windows Vista
8 12 (16.00%) Android
9 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
10 9 (12.00%) Mac OS
11 5 (6.67%) UNIX
11 5 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (5.33%) CentOS
13 1 (1.33%) SUSE
13 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (10.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (10.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.00%) BCP
5 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.67%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.33%) CRM
8 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.00%) Project Management
8 3 (4.00%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.67%) Process Improvement
9 2 (2.67%) Coaching
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 2 (2.67%) Office Automation
9 2 (2.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Perl
3 13 (17.33%) Python
4 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (10.67%) Java
6 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
6 7 (9.33%) VBScript
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) C
7 4 (5.33%) C++
8 2 (2.67%) AWK
8 2 (2.67%) sed
9 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.00%) MCSA
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.67%) CCNA
4 5 (6.67%) A+ Certification
5 4 (5.33%) MCSE
5 4 (5.33%) MCITP
6 3 (4.00%) CCNP
6 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.33%) MCTS
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.33%) CCA
8 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.33%) MCP
8 1 (1.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (41.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (32.00%) vSphere
3 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
4 21 (28.00%) Hyper-V
5 16 (21.33%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (10.67%) Squid
6 8 (10.67%) qmail
7 3 (4.00%) XenApp
8 2 (2.67%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.33%) XenServer
9 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 9 (12.00%) SCCM
3 8 (10.67%) Nagios
3 8 (10.67%) ZABBIX
3 8 (10.67%) Cacti
3 8 (10.67%) Ganglia
3 8 (10.67%) Puppet
3 8 (10.67%) collectd
3 8 (10.67%) logstash
3 8 (10.67%) Graphite
4 7 (9.33%) WSUS
5 6 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (6.67%) SCOM
7 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
8 2 (2.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (1.33%) EdgeSight
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 53 (70.67%) VMware
2 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
3 35 (46.67%) Cisco
4 21 (28.00%) Citrix
5 20 (26.67%) Symantec
6 13 (17.33%) HP
7 12 (16.00%) Veeam
8 9 (12.00%) Draytek
8 9 (12.00%) Apple
9 8 (10.67%) Oracle
9 8 (10.67%) Splunk
10 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (8.00%) Juniper
11 4 (5.33%) NetApp
11 4 (5.33%) Dell
12 3 (4.00%) EMC
12 3 (4.00%) IBM
12 3 (4.00%) 3Com
12 3 (4.00%) NETGEAR
12 3 (4.00%) Mitel
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