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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 441 468 466
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 10 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.034% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £47,500 £27,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.25%
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
18697 20699 22804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.93% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16566 18209
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
Berkshire +23 7 £47,500 -
Surrey +11 2 £45,000 -33.82% 2
Kent -10 1 £24,000 -12.72%
Senior Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
1 10 (47.62%) IIS
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
1 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 8 (38.10%) Apache
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 7 (33.33%) MySQL
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 6 (28.57%) Unix
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
6 5 (23.81%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) C++
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) JBoss
7 4 (19.05%) LDAP

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (47.62%) IIS
1 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
1 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 8 (38.10%) Apache
3 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
5 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (19.05%) JBoss
6 3 (14.29%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) LDAP
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) POP3
5 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) SilkTest
1 1 (4.76%) WATIR
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 3 (14.29%) SAML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) Ajax
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) NHS
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) ITSM
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) BCP
3 1 (4.76%) Escalation Management
3 1 (4.76%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
3 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) C++
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
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