The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 58 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 832 934 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.52% 4.38% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 4.51% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 752 771 729
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
17848 20722 22768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.89% 97.15% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15172 16858 18421
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 24 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 June 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 trends)
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
Berkshire +10 278 £40,000 +21.21% 20
Hampshire +14 179 £27,000 -11.47% 19
Surrey -9 157 £35,000 - 20
Buckinghamshire +45 66 £25,500 -7.27% 7
Oxfordshire -26 54 £28,500 -3.38% 2
West Sussex +19 52 £27,500 +7.84% 3
Kent -17 32 £27,000 -10.00% 2
East Sussex -5 14 £30,000 +16.50% 1
Middlesex -16 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Sussex - 1 £25,000 - 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1048 (62.64%) Windows
2 669 (39.99%) Microsoft
3 660 (39.45%) Active Directory
4 565 (33.77%) Windows Server
5 554 (33.11%) VMware
6 473 (28.27%) Linux
7 404 (24.15%) MS Exchange
8 386 (23.07%) Cisco
9 383 (22.89%) MS Excel
10 379 (22.65%) Firewall
11 337 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 330 (19.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 318 (19.01%) SQL
14 309 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 285 (17.04%) ITIL
16 277 (16.56%) DNS
17 263 (15.72%) Windows 7
18 259 (15.48%) TCP/IP
19 243 (14.52%) WAN
19 243 (14.52%) SQL Server
20 232 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
21 231 (13.81%) SLA
22 215 (12.85%) Citrix
23 209 (12.49%) Exchange Server 2010
24 208 (12.43%) LAN
24 208 (12.43%) MS Office
25 192 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
25 192 (11.48%) Windows 8
26 190 (11.36%) SAN
27 189 (11.30%) Hyper-V

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
1 404 (24.15%) MS Exchange
2 209 (12.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 158 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 89 (5.32%) Apache
5 88 (5.26%) Tomcat
6 85 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 81 (4.84%) IIS
8 72 (4.30%) SharePoint
9 69 (4.12%) Skype for Business
10 63 (3.77%) JBoss
11 53 (3.17%) WebLogic
12 42 (2.51%) WebSphere
13 35 (2.09%) nginx
14 25 (1.49%) OpenStack
15 19 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
15 19 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 19 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 15 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
17 13 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
18 11 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 383 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 208 (12.43%) MS Office
3 18 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.060%) CATIA
7 1 (0.060%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.060%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.060%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.36%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 5 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.30%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.060%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.060%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.060%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 150 (8.97%) Office 365
2 62 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (1.97%) SaaS
4 20 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.12%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 379 (22.65%) Firewall
2 277 (16.56%) DNS
3 259 (15.48%) TCP/IP
4 243 (14.52%) WAN
5 208 (12.43%) LAN
6 190 (11.36%) SAN
7 184 (11.00%) DHCP
8 121 (7.23%) VPN
9 94 (5.62%) Wireless
10 84 (5.02%) VoIP
11 79 (4.72%) OSPF
12 75 (4.48%) Internet
13 70 (4.18%) NAS
14 67 (4.00%) MPLS
15 66 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
16 64 (3.83%) HTTP
17 58 (3.47%) BGP
18 57 (3.41%) LDAP
19 52 (3.11%) SMTP
20 47 (2.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 116 (6.93%) MySQL
3 31 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 29 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 19 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (0.84%) NoSQL
9 11 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
10 10 (0.60%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.54%) Big Data
12 8 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.42%) DB2
13 7 (0.42%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.24%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 4 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (0.66%) Vagrant
2 10 (0.60%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.36%) JIRA
4 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.18%) Subversion
5 2 (0.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.060%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.060%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.060%) Selenium
6 1 (0.060%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.060%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.060%) WATIR
General
1 119 (7.11%) Finance
2 81 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 30 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 27 (1.61%) German Language
5 26 (1.55%) Retail
6 23 (1.37%) Banking
7 18 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (0.90%) Games
8 15 (0.90%) Legal
9 14 (0.84%) Electronics
9 14 (0.84%) Marketing
10 12 (0.72%) French Language
11 10 (0.60%) Back Office
12 8 (0.48%) Advertising
13 6 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.24%) Local Government
15 3 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
16 2 (0.12%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.060%) Automotive
17 1 (0.060%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (4.00%) Web Services
2 49 (2.93%) HTML
3 46 (2.75%) .NET
4 39 (2.33%) LAMP
5 29 (1.73%) XML
6 24 (1.43%) CSS
7 13 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (0.72%) ASP.NET
8 12 (0.72%) LEMP Stack
8 12 (0.72%) MCollective
9 10 (0.60%) Middleware
10 8 (0.48%) XSLT
11 7 (0.42%) Regular Expression
11 7 (0.42%) ZeroMQ
12 5 (0.30%) COM
12 5 (0.30%) SOAP
12 5 (0.30%) XMPP
13 4 (0.24%) EDI
13 4 (0.24%) JSON
13 4 (0.24%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 113 (6.75%) Data Centre
2 102 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (5.50%) Driving Licence
4 67 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 61 (3.65%) Clustering
6 50 (2.99%) Replication
7 31 (1.85%) Blackberry
8 23 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 23 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 22 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 22 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 17 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.02%) iPhone
11 16 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (0.78%) Fat Client
12 13 (0.78%) Thin Client
13 12 (0.72%) PKI
14 11 (0.66%) Physics
15 10 (0.60%) IVR
16 8 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1048 (62.64%) Windows
2 565 (33.77%) Windows Server
3 473 (28.27%) Linux
4 337 (20.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 330 (19.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 263 (15.72%) Windows 7
7 192 (11.48%) Windows 8
8 168 (10.04%) Unix
9 128 (7.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 119 (7.11%) Windows 10
11 75 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 64 (3.83%) Mac OS X
13 63 (3.77%) Windows XP
14 43 (2.57%) CentOS
15 39 (2.33%) Android
16 27 (1.61%) Apple iOS
16 27 (1.61%) Ubuntu
17 23 (1.37%) Mac OS
17 23 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
18 22 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (17.04%) ITIL
2 81 (4.84%) Incident Management
3 70 (4.18%) Service Delivery
4 65 (3.89%) Mentoring
5 57 (3.41%) Change Management
6 48 (2.87%) Coaching
6 48 (2.87%) Problem Management
7 46 (2.75%) Network Design
8 42 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
9 36 (2.15%) Load Balancing
9 36 (2.15%) Network Monitoring
10 31 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
11 30 (1.79%) Network Management
12 29 (1.73%) ITSM
12 29 (1.73%) Kalman Filter
13 27 (1.61%) CRM
14 26 (1.55%) E-Commerce
14 26 (1.55%) Ticket Management
15 25 (1.49%) Presales
16 23 (1.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 318 (19.01%) SQL
2 84 (5.02%) Perl
3 75 (4.48%) Python
4 70 (4.18%) PowerShell
5 63 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 63 (3.77%) Java
6 45 (2.69%) JavaScript
7 37 (2.21%) C#
8 36 (2.15%) C
9 35 (2.09%) C++
10 27 (1.61%) PHP
11 18 (1.08%) Ruby
12 15 (0.90%) VB
13 11 (0.66%) Korn
13 11 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 11 (0.66%) VC++
14 9 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.42%) T-SQL
15 7 (0.42%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 232 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
2 192 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 159 (9.50%) CCNA
4 152 (9.09%) Degree
5 119 (7.11%) Security Cleared
6 115 (6.87%) CCNP
7 98 (5.86%) MCSE
7 98 (5.86%) SC Cleared
8 82 (4.90%) MCSA
9 61 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 53 (3.17%) MCITP
11 45 (2.69%) MCP
12 39 (2.33%) MCTS
13 32 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 25 (1.49%) CCIE
14 25 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
15 24 (1.43%) CCA
16 20 (1.20%) A+ Certification
16 20 (1.20%) CISSP
17 19 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 231 (13.81%) SLA
2 16 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.60%) QA
4 5 (0.30%) DICOM
4 5 (0.30%) HL7
5 2 (0.12%) FIPS 140-2
5 2 (0.12%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.060%) COBIT
6 1 (0.060%) GAMP
6 1 (0.060%) GMP
6 1 (0.060%) RMADS
6 1 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 660 (39.45%) Active Directory
2 309 (18.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 189 (11.30%) Hyper-V
4 96 (5.74%) VMware ESXi
5 61 (3.65%) VMware ESX
6 49 (2.93%) vSphere
7 47 (2.81%) XenApp
8 26 (1.55%) Firmware
9 19 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
9 19 (1.14%) XenDesktop
9 19 (1.14%) XenServer
10 17 (1.02%) Squid
10 17 (1.02%) VMware Server
11 13 (0.78%) Terminal Services
12 12 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.72%) qmail
13 11 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
13 11 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
14 10 (0.60%) Docker
14 10 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 79 (4.72%) SCCM
2 71 (4.24%) Backup Exec
3 50 (2.99%) Puppet
4 45 (2.69%) Nagios
5 36 (2.15%) SCOM
6 35 (2.09%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (1.20%) WSUS
8 17 (1.02%) logstash
8 17 (1.02%) SCVMM
8 17 (1.02%) ZABBIX
9 16 (0.96%) OpenAM
10 14 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
10 14 (0.84%) NetBackup
11 13 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
11 13 (0.78%) SCSM
12 12 (0.72%) Cacti
12 12 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
12 12 (0.72%) collectd
12 12 (0.72%) Ganglia
12 12 (0.72%) Graphite
Vendors
1 669 (39.99%) Microsoft
2 554 (33.11%) VMware
3 386 (23.07%) Cisco
4 215 (12.85%) Citrix
5 131 (7.83%) HP
6 119 (7.11%) Oracle
7 107 (6.40%) Red Hat
8 98 (5.86%) Juniper
9 84 (5.02%) CheckPoint
10 80 (4.78%) F5
11 63 (3.77%) Symantec
12 59 (3.53%) Apple
13 57 (3.41%) EMC
14 56 (3.35%) Avaya
15 49 (2.93%) Veeam
16 42 (2.51%) NetApp
17 38 (2.27%) Dell
18 37 (2.21%) Sun
19 32 (1.91%) Blue Coat
20 24 (1.43%) IBM
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Talent International
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Net Talent
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + good benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum BUPA Denplan Pension Income Protection Life
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Element Search
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Glyndebourne Productions
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +Vehicle, Laptop, Mobile, Expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + 20 days holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago