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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 432 416 430
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 14 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.063% 0.009% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.010% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 14
Average salary £34,000 - £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.18% -13.75%
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
21099 20166 21691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16589 16620 18515
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 £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 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 +7 9 £34,000 -
Middlesex - 4 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Senior Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 11 (45.83%) UNIX
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 7 (29.17%) SAN
6 7 (29.17%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (29.17%) Spanish Language
6 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) VPN
8 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) XHTML
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) XML
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) Service Management
8 5 (20.83%) Ajax
9 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
9 4 (16.67%) ITSM
9 4 (16.67%) Back Office
9 4 (16.67%) VMware
9 4 (16.67%) CMDB
9 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.67%) SaaS
9 4 (16.67%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.17%) Lync
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
1 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 4 (16.67%) LDAP
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.33%) Network Security
6 2 (8.33%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
6 2 (8.33%) ADSL
6 2 (8.33%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (29.17%) Spanish Language
2 4 (16.67%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) French Language
3 2 (8.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XHTML
1 5 (20.83%) HTML
1 5 (20.83%) XML
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
1 5 (20.83%) Ajax
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) CMDB
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) UNIX
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Service Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITSM
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) OO
2 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) Perl
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) UAG
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) EMC
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) Juniper
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) F5