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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 398 391 398
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 52 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 45
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -5.47%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -5 22 £34,500 -23.33% 3
West Sussex +1 9 £49,500 +4.21%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £37,500 +11.94%
Surrey +2 5 £45,000 +53.84%
Middlesex - 4 - -
Hampshire - 2 £41,650 -
Kent - 2 - -
Oxfordshire +8 1 £36,000 +2.85%
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 70 (73.68%) Windows
2 49 (51.58%) Microsoft
3 41 (43.16%) Active Directory
4 39 (41.05%) VMware
5 35 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 34 (35.79%) Firewall
7 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (28.42%) SAN
9 26 (27.37%) TCP/IP
9 26 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (26.32%) Cisco
11 21 (22.11%) ITIL
11 21 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (21.05%) MCSE
12 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (21.05%) SharePoint
13 19 (20.00%) Citrix
13 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
14 17 (17.89%) SQL
15 16 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
17 14 (14.74%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (14.74%) XenApp
17 14 (14.74%) vSphere
18 12 (12.63%) MCSA
18 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
19 11 (11.58%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 26 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 16 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (7.37%) Lotus Domino
8 5 (5.26%) IIS
9 4 (4.21%) Lync
10 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.05%) CMS
11 1 (1.05%) SAS
11 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (35.79%) Firewall
2 27 (28.42%) SAN
3 26 (27.37%) TCP/IP
4 11 (11.58%) DNS
5 10 (10.53%) LAN
5 10 (10.53%) WAN
6 9 (9.47%) Wireless
6 9 (9.47%) VPN
6 9 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (9.47%) iSCSI
7 8 (8.42%) ADSL
8 7 (7.37%) VLAN
9 6 (6.32%) Network Security
9 6 (6.32%) Internet
9 6 (6.32%) BGP
10 5 (5.26%) MPLS
10 5 (5.26%) OSPF
10 5 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.26%) BIG-IP
11 4 (4.21%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.21%) MySQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.53%) French Language
1 10 (10.53%) German Language
2 8 (8.42%) Spanish Language
3 5 (5.26%) Finance
4 4 (4.21%) Back Office
5 2 (2.11%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) Flash
2 7 (7.37%) HTML
3 6 (6.32%) XML
4 5 (5.26%) CSS
4 5 (5.26%) XHTML
4 5 (5.26%) Ajax
5 4 (4.21%) Web Services
6 2 (2.11%) .NET
7 1 (1.05%) Middleware
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) Clustering
2 5 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.21%) Statistics
3 4 (4.21%) CMDB
3 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) EPoS
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 70 (73.68%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (11.58%) Linux
5 11 (11.58%) UNIX
5 11 (11.58%) Windows 8
6 10 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.26%) Android
8 4 (4.21%) Solaris
8 4 (4.21%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (6.32%) Problem Management
4 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 5 (5.26%) Service Management
5 5 (5.26%) Capacity Management
5 5 (5.26%) Supplier Management
6 4 (4.21%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (4.21%) Time Management
6 4 (4.21%) OO
6 4 (4.21%) ITSM
7 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.11%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.11%) ERP
8 2 (2.11%) Project Management
9 1 (1.05%) Change Management
9 1 (1.05%) Process Management
9 1 (1.05%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.26%) Java
3 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.21%) Python
4 4 (4.21%) Perl
5 1 (1.05%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) MCSE
1 20 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.74%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (12.63%) MCSA
4 10 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (8.42%) MCITP
6 6 (6.32%) CCNP
6 6 (6.32%) CCNA
7 3 (3.16%) MCP
8 2 (2.11%) Degree
9 1 (1.05%) CCVP
9 1 (1.05%) CCIE
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.05%) MCTS
9 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.05%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (43.16%) Active Directory
2 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.74%) XenApp
3 14 (14.74%) vSphere
4 11 (11.58%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (9.47%) Hyper-V
6 6 (6.32%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.16%) UAG
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) SCOM
2 8 (8.42%) SCCM
2 8 (8.42%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.26%) Foglight
3 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.05%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.05%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 49 (51.58%) Microsoft
2 39 (41.05%) VMware
3 25 (26.32%) Cisco
4 19 (20.00%) Citrix
5 11 (11.58%) Oracle
5 11 (11.58%) Juniper
6 10 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 9 (9.47%) Symantec
7 9 (9.47%) EMC
8 7 (7.37%) NetApp
8 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.32%) F5
10 5 (5.26%) Veeam
10 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.26%) WatchGuard
11 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
11 4 (4.21%) Spiceworks
11 4 (4.21%) Cognos
12 2 (2.11%) HP
13 1 (1.05%) Nokia
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