The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 433 450 438
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 8 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.037% 0.005% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.005% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -15.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.66%
Senior Technical 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
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer across the South East region.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Senior Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
5 7 (35.00%) SAN
5 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
5 7 (35.00%) Lotus Domino
5 7 (35.00%) Spanish Language
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) C#
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 4 (20.00%) Back Office
8 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) Retail
8 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
8 2 (10.00%) Clustering
8 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.00%) Shell Script

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
1 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) ADSL
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Coaching
3 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Borland
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
3 2 (10.00%) Lumension