The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Software Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 388 428 413
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 11 23 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.13% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 38
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%

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
14362 18330 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.69% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11898 15718 16484
Median salary £42,925 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Software Support Engineer in the job title.

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer across the South East region.

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Software Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Software Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Software Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 4 - -
Berkshire +23 3 £25,000 +11.11% 1
Surrey +47 2 £47,500 +46.15%
Hampshire +22 1 £27,000 -15.62%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £22,500 -
Software Support Engineer
England

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Software Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) Python
4 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
5 14 (40.00%) Ruby
5 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 14 (40.00%) MySQL
6 13 (37.14%) OpenStack
6 13 (37.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 8 (22.86%) C#
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) Degree
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.43%) Delphi
11 4 (11.43%) HTML
11 4 (11.43%) .NET
11 4 (11.43%) Billing
12 3 (8.57%) WinForms
12 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
12 3 (8.57%) MVC
12 3 (8.57%) API Development
12 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
13 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (5.71%) Relational Database

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (37.14%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) MySQL
1 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Billing
2 1 (2.86%) Avionics
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) WinForms
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) JDBC
4 1 (2.86%) JNDI
4 1 (2.86%) JSP
4 1 (2.86%) OAuth
4 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.86%) SAML
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) AS400
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Solaris
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (8.57%) API Development
2 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (8.57%) MVC
3 2 (5.71%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (5.71%) Analytics
3 2 (5.71%) CAD
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Physics
3 2 (5.71%) Presales
3 2 (5.71%) Web Development
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Information Security
4 1 (2.86%) Kanban
4 1 (2.86%) MapReduce
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) Product Management
4 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) Java
3 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) Python
4 14 (40.00%) Ruby
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (11.43%) Delphi
8 2 (5.71%) C++
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Dynatrace
2 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.86%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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