The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 64 53 83
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 812 1021 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.22% 4.89% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.37% 5.04% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 722 786 590
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

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 Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -6 299 £40,000 +11.11% 28
Surrey -14 192 £32,500 -9.72% 21
Hampshire +6 172 £31,500 +8.62% 26
Kent +6 48 £35,000 +40.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +3 47 £29,000 +9.43% 5
Oxfordshire -1 47 £32,500 +18.18% 19
West Sussex -31 17 £23,500 -11.32% 6
East Sussex -2 6 £28,750 +55.40% 7
Middlesex +7 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 1072 (67.13%) Windows
2 704 (44.08%) Microsoft
3 664 (41.58%) Active Directory
4 612 (38.32%) Windows Server
5 559 (35.00%) VMware
6 456 (28.55%) MS Exchange
7 415 (25.99%) Firewall
8 403 (25.23%) Cisco
9 398 (24.92%) Linux
10 385 (24.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 382 (23.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 365 (22.86%) MS Excel
13 271 (16.97%) TCP/IP
14 268 (16.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 264 (16.53%) SQL
16 258 (16.16%) ITIL
17 240 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
18 231 (14.46%) MS Office
18 231 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
19 226 (14.15%) SLA
20 222 (13.90%) Hyper-V
21 219 (13.71%) Citrix
22 217 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
22 217 (13.59%) DNS
22 217 (13.59%) WAN
23 196 (12.27%) Windows 8
24 193 (12.09%) Windows 7
25 181 (11.33%) LAN
26 174 (10.90%) Unix
27 170 (10.64%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 456 (28.55%) MS Exchange
2 240 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 157 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 79 (4.95%) SharePoint
5 73 (4.57%) IIS
6 65 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 50 (3.13%) Tomcat
8 49 (3.07%) Apache
8 49 (3.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 39 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2000
10 37 (2.32%) Skype for Business
11 36 (2.25%) WebLogic
12 32 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 30 (1.88%) JBoss
14 22 (1.38%) WebSphere
15 19 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
16 14 (0.88%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.56%) nginx
18 7 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
18 7 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 365 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 231 (14.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.063%) MS Project
5 1 (0.063%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.063%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.063%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.063%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.063%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.063%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.063%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 147 (9.20%) Office 365
2 26 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (1.31%) SaaS
5 4 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.19%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.13%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 415 (25.99%) Firewall
2 271 (16.97%) TCP/IP
3 217 (13.59%) DNS
3 217 (13.59%) WAN
4 181 (11.33%) LAN
5 131 (8.20%) SAN
6 129 (8.08%) DHCP
7 128 (8.02%) VPN
8 79 (4.95%) VoIP
9 78 (4.88%) Wireless
10 54 (3.38%) Internet
11 53 (3.32%) Cisco ASA
12 50 (3.13%) BGP
13 43 (2.69%) Network Security
13 43 (2.69%) Wireshark
14 40 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
15 39 (2.44%) OSPF
16 37 (2.32%) MPLS
17 34 (2.13%) LDAP
18 32 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.07%) MySQL
3 19 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 18 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (0.94%) DB2
6 15 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 12 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (0.63%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.50%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.44%) Big Data
11 7 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.31%) Informix
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 5 (0.31%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.56%) JIRA
3 5 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.31%) Mercurial
4 3 (0.19%) Moq
4 3 (0.19%) ReSharper
4 3 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.063%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.063%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.063%) Selenium
5 1 (0.063%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.063%) TeamCity
General
1 117 (7.33%) Finance
2 91 (5.70%) Telecoms
3 38 (2.38%) German Language
4 28 (1.75%) French Language
5 26 (1.63%) Retail
6 25 (1.57%) Electronics
7 22 (1.38%) Banking
7 22 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.00%) Marketing
9 14 (0.88%) Spanish Language
10 10 (0.63%) Games
11 9 (0.56%) Italian Language
11 9 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.44%) Legal
13 6 (0.38%) Advertising
14 5 (0.31%) Russian Language
15 4 (0.25%) Billing
16 3 (0.19%) Arabic Language
16 3 (0.19%) Law
16 3 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (3.38%) HTML
2 43 (2.69%) .NET
3 31 (1.94%) CSS
4 25 (1.57%) Web Services
5 22 (1.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 20 (1.25%) LAMP
7 19 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 19 (1.19%) XML
8 15 (0.94%) J2EE
9 9 (0.56%) LEMP Stack
9 9 (0.56%) MCollective
10 8 (0.50%) Middleware
11 7 (0.44%) jQuery
12 6 (0.38%) Ajax
12 6 (0.38%) WebCenter
13 5 (0.31%) EDI
13 5 (0.31%) JSON
13 5 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
14 4 (0.25%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 159 (9.96%) Data Centre
2 109 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (5.45%) Blackberry
4 83 (5.20%) Driving Licence
5 71 (4.45%) Computer Science
6 31 (1.94%) Replication
7 23 (1.44%) Clustering
8 19 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.00%) iPhone
10 14 (0.88%) NHS
11 13 (0.81%) FlexPod
12 11 (0.69%) Mathematics
13 10 (0.63%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
14 9 (0.56%) EMC VNX
14 9 (0.56%) iPad
14 9 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (0.50%) Mainframe
16 7 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1072 (67.13%) Windows
2 612 (38.32%) Windows Server
3 398 (24.92%) Linux
4 385 (24.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 382 (23.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 196 (12.27%) Windows 8
7 193 (12.09%) Windows 7
8 174 (10.90%) Unix
9 161 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 123 (7.70%) Windows XP
11 72 (4.51%) Mac OS X
12 49 (3.07%) Windows 10
13 48 (3.01%) Ubuntu
14 46 (2.88%) Windows 2000 Server
15 45 (2.82%) Android
15 45 (2.82%) CentOS
16 39 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 31 (1.94%) Debian
18 22 (1.38%) Windows Vista
19 21 (1.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (16.16%) ITIL
2 68 (4.26%) Mentoring
3 56 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 53 (3.32%) Service Delivery
5 48 (3.01%) Project Management
6 45 (2.82%) Incident Management
7 44 (2.76%) Problem Management
8 43 (2.69%) Service Management
9 42 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
10 41 (2.57%) High Availability
11 40 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 39 (2.44%) Network Management
13 37 (2.32%) ITSM
14 34 (2.13%) Change Management
14 34 (2.13%) Load Balancing
14 34 (2.13%) Presales
15 33 (2.07%) CRM
16 31 (1.94%) Asset Management
16 31 (1.94%) Fault Management
17 27 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 264 (16.53%) SQL
2 86 (5.39%) Perl
3 66 (4.13%) Java
4 59 (3.69%) Python
5 58 (3.63%) JavaScript
6 55 (3.44%) C#
7 42 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 42 (2.63%) C
7 42 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 33 (2.07%) Ruby
9 29 (1.82%) C++
10 19 (1.19%) Korn
10 19 (1.19%) PHP
11 12 (0.75%) VBA
12 11 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 11 (0.69%) VB
13 8 (0.50%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.50%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.44%) VBScript
15 4 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 231 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
2 217 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 167 (10.46%) CCNA
4 152 (9.52%) MCSE
5 145 (9.08%) Degree
6 122 (7.64%) MCITP
7 98 (6.14%) Security Cleared
8 91 (5.70%) CCNP
9 79 (4.95%) SC Cleared
10 77 (4.82%) MCSA
11 74 (4.63%) MCP
12 36 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (2.00%) MCTS
14 23 (1.44%) CCIE
15 22 (1.38%) A+ Certification
16 20 (1.25%) CISSP
16 20 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
17 17 (1.06%) CCA
17 17 (1.06%) CEH
18 15 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (14.15%) SLA
2 11 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.63%) QA
4 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.25%) HL7
5 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.19%) DICOM
7 1 (0.063%) RMADS
System Software
1 664 (41.58%) Active Directory
2 268 (16.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 222 (13.90%) Hyper-V
4 88 (5.51%) vSphere
5 84 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 77 (4.82%) VMware ESX
7 40 (2.50%) XenApp
8 39 (2.44%) Terminal Services
9 19 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
9 19 (1.19%) XenDesktop
10 18 (1.13%) VMware Server
11 17 (1.06%) XenServer
12 12 (0.75%) vCloud
13 9 (0.56%) qmail
13 9 (0.56%) Squid
13 9 (0.56%) Terminal Server
14 7 (0.44%) Xen
15 6 (0.38%) Firmware
15 6 (0.38%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 108 (6.76%) SCCM
2 62 (3.88%) SCOM
3 22 (1.38%) SCVMM
4 21 (1.31%) Backup Exec
4 21 (1.31%) Nagios
5 16 (1.00%) Puppet
5 16 (1.00%) WSUS
6 14 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
7 13 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 10 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 9 (0.56%) Cacti
9 9 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (0.56%) collectd
9 9 (0.56%) Ganglia
9 9 (0.56%) Graphite
9 9 (0.56%) logstash
9 9 (0.56%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.50%) Endace
11 7 (0.44%) EdgeSight
11 7 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 704 (44.08%) Microsoft
2 559 (35.00%) VMware
3 403 (25.23%) Cisco
4 219 (13.71%) Citrix
5 113 (7.08%) Juniper
6 92 (5.76%) Oracle
7 84 (5.26%) HP
8 71 (4.45%) Apple
9 68 (4.26%) Avaya
9 68 (4.26%) Red Hat
10 53 (3.32%) CheckPoint
10 53 (3.32%) F5
11 45 (2.82%) EMC
12 41 (2.57%) NetApp
13 40 (2.50%) Symantec
14 37 (2.32%) Dell
15 35 (2.19%) SolarWinds
16 32 (2.00%) Nortel
17 25 (1.57%) IBM
18 20 (1.25%) Blue Coat
Yateley, Hampshire
That Recruit
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Yateley, Hampshire
That Recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hassocks, West Sussex
Friday Media Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £28000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nuco Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £27,000 per annum Salary based on skills and experienc
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + car allowance, benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum plus IT training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension Medical Health Insurance etc
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits and on-going training
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £12000 - £14000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £17000 per annum + Excellent Benfits & Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £38k - 40k per year + 4k Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 2 days ago