The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 410 402 405
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 33 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 33
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,900 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -13 10 £34,500 -34.28% 3
Surrey -5 8 £47,500 +58.33%
West Sussex -1 6 £49,500 +4.21%
Kent - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire -8 2 - - 2
Hampshire - 2 £41,650 -
Oxfordshire -5 1 £36,000 +2.85% 1
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 29 July 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 75 (78.95%) Windows
2 43 (45.26%) Microsoft
3 41 (43.16%) VMware
4 40 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 39 (41.05%) MS Exchange
6 36 (37.89%) Firewall
6 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 27 (28.42%) SAN
9 27 (28.42%) MCSE
10 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
11 24 (25.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 23 (24.21%) SharePoint
12 23 (24.21%) ITIL
13 20 (21.05%) MCSA
13 20 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 20 (21.05%) Cisco
14 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (18.95%) DNS
15 18 (18.95%) SQL
15 18 (18.95%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (17.89%) Linux
17 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (16.84%) Backup Exec
18 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
18 15 (15.79%) Citrix
19 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (41.05%) MS Exchange
2 29 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (25.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (24.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (24.21%) SharePoint
5 14 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (9.47%) IIS
7 6 (6.32%) Lync
8 4 (4.21%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.21%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.05%) SAS
10 1 (1.05%) CMS
10 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.05%) WordPress
10 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.89%) Firewall
2 27 (28.42%) SAN
3 20 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 18 (18.95%) DNS
5 13 (13.68%) WAN
5 13 (13.68%) LAN
6 12 (12.63%) Wireless
7 10 (10.53%) VLAN
7 10 (10.53%) Internet
8 9 (9.47%) VPN
9 8 (8.42%) BGP
9 8 (8.42%) Network Security
10 7 (7.37%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (7.37%) BIG-IP
10 7 (7.37%) MPLS
10 7 (7.37%) OSPF
11 6 (6.32%) iSCSI
12 5 (5.26%) SSL
12 5 (5.26%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (10.53%) French Language
1 10 (10.53%) German Language
2 9 (9.47%) Finance
3 5 (5.26%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.16%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.05%) Publishing
5 1 (1.05%) Billing
5 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) HTML
1 8 (8.42%) XML
1 8 (8.42%) Flash
2 6 (6.32%) Web Services
3 5 (5.26%) CSS
3 5 (5.26%) XHTML
3 5 (5.26%) Ajax
4 2 (2.11%) XSL
4 2 (2.11%) .NET
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.05%) Middleware
5 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Device Driver
2 9 (9.47%) Statistics
3 8 (8.42%) Clustering
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.21%) CMDB
5 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.11%) EPoS
8 1 (1.05%) Firmware
8 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.05%) Replication
8 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 75 (78.95%) Windows
2 36 (37.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (17.89%) Linux
5 16 (16.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.53%) Solaris
7 9 (9.47%) UNIX
8 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.21%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.16%) Android
12 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.05%) AIX
13 1 (1.05%) HPUX
13 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.21%) ITIL
2 18 (18.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 9 (9.47%) Time Management
4 9 (9.47%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (9.47%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (8.42%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.32%) Project Management
7 5 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.21%) ITSM
8 4 (4.21%) Service Management
8 4 (4.21%) OO
8 4 (4.21%) CRM
9 2 (2.11%) ERP
9 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.11%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.11%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.11%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.05%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.95%) 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 30 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (28.42%) MCSE
3 20 (21.05%) MCSA
4 12 (12.63%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (12.63%) MCITP
5 9 (9.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (8.42%) CCNA
7 7 (7.37%) CCNP
8 5 (5.26%) MCP
9 2 (2.11%) Degree
10 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CCVP
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.05%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.74%) vSphere
4 13 (13.68%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.53%) XenApp
5 10 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.42%) XenDesktop
7 6 (6.32%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.21%) UAG
9 1 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (16.84%) Backup Exec
2 11 (11.58%) SCOM
3 10 (10.53%) SCCM
4 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (7.37%) Foglight
5 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.05%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 43 (45.26%) Microsoft
2 41 (43.16%) VMware
3 20 (21.05%) Cisco
4 15 (15.79%) Citrix
5 13 (13.68%) Symantec
6 11 (11.58%) Fortinet
7 9 (9.47%) EMC
8 8 (8.42%) Oracle
8 8 (8.42%) Juniper
8 8 (8.42%) F5
9 7 (7.37%) Veeam
9 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds
9 7 (7.37%) NetApp
9 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
11 3 (3.16%) WatchGuard
11 3 (3.16%) HP
12 2 (2.11%) Cognos
12 2 (2.11%) Spiceworks
13 1 (1.05%) GFI Software
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
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