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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 441 461 439
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.035% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.037% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 3
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +3.26%
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-23.12% -13.04%
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
19987 21679 21372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.14% 94.90% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16328 17548 17727
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 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
Kent - 4 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £39,000 -
Senior Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (46.67%) DHCP
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) vSphere
5 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (40.00%) Lumension
5 6 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
5 6 (40.00%) Office Automation
5 6 (40.00%) Retail
5 6 (40.00%) MS Project Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Vista
5 6 (40.00%) Fujitsu
5 6 (40.00%) WSUS
5 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) Borland
5 6 (40.00%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) MS Project Server
2 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) BCP
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 6 (40.00%) Office Automation
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (40.00%) VBScript
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) vSphere
3 6 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (40.00%) WSUS
1 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Borland
3 6 (40.00%) Fujitsu
3 6 (40.00%) Lumension
3 6 (40.00%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) EMC