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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 63 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 771 890 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.19% 4.27% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 4.41% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 701 758 793
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £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
17898 20159 21870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.82% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15228 16511 17426
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 July 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 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
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 +2 251 £40,000 +17.64% 23
Hampshire +12 168 £28,000 +5.66% 17
Surrey -8 146 £34,500 +3.75% 23
Buckinghamshire +32 53 £23,000 -16.36% 5
Kent 0 48 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Oxfordshire -21 47 £28,500 +3.63% 15
West Sussex -8 36 £42,500 +46.55% 1
East Sussex +2 18 £32,500 +41.30% 3
Middlesex +2 4 £31,250 -10.71%
Sussex +13 3 £25,000 -24.24%
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1058 (62.27%) Windows
2 674 (39.67%) Active Directory
3 648 (38.14%) Microsoft
4 573 (33.73%) Windows Server
5 543 (31.96%) VMware
6 514 (30.25%) Linux
7 419 (24.66%) Cisco
8 396 (23.31%) MS Exchange
9 391 (23.01%) Firewall
10 360 (21.19%) MS Excel
11 338 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 326 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 317 (18.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 315 (18.54%) SQL
15 310 (18.25%) ITIL
16 284 (16.72%) DNS
17 275 (16.19%) TCP/IP
18 265 (15.60%) SQL Server
19 260 (15.30%) Windows 7
20 246 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
21 231 (13.60%) WAN
22 216 (12.71%) Citrix
23 211 (12.42%) MS Office
24 203 (11.95%) LAN
25 200 (11.77%) Microsoft Certification
26 198 (11.65%) Windows 8
27 196 (11.54%) SAN
28 195 (11.48%) DHCP
29 189 (11.12%) SLA
30 184 (10.83%) CCNA

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
1 396 (23.31%) MS Exchange
2 183 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 140 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 97 (5.71%) Apache
5 91 (5.36%) IIS
6 90 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 86 (5.06%) Tomcat
8 65 (3.83%) JBoss
9 63 (3.71%) SharePoint
9 63 (3.71%) Skype for Business
10 55 (3.24%) WebLogic
11 45 (2.65%) WebSphere
12 39 (2.30%) nginx
13 23 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 22 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
15 21 (1.24%) OpenStack
16 16 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
17 15 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 12 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
19 11 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 360 (21.19%) MS Excel
2 211 (12.42%) MS Office
3 18 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.18%) MS Project
6 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.059%) CATIA
7 1 (0.059%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.059%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.35%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 5 (0.29%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.12%) MetaTrader
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.059%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.059%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.059%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 152 (8.95%) Office 365
2 71 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.12%) SaaS
4 19 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.18%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 391 (23.01%) Firewall
2 284 (16.72%) DNS
3 275 (16.19%) TCP/IP
4 231 (13.60%) WAN
5 203 (11.95%) LAN
6 196 (11.54%) SAN
7 195 (11.48%) DHCP
8 133 (7.83%) VPN
9 103 (6.06%) VoIP
10 93 (5.47%) Wireless
11 77 (4.53%) NAS
12 75 (4.41%) MPLS
13 74 (4.36%) HTTP
14 72 (4.24%) OSPF
15 68 (4.00%) Internet
16 55 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
17 54 (3.18%) LDAP
17 54 (3.18%) SMTP
18 52 (3.06%) SSL
19 48 (2.83%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 117 (6.89%) MySQL
3 36 (2.12%) Relational Database
4 29 (1.71%) RDBMS
5 26 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.65%) Big Data
8 11 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (0.59%) DB2
10 9 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.29%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.12%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (0.65%) Vagrant
2 7 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.35%) JIRA
4 3 (0.18%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.18%) Subversion
5 1 (0.059%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.059%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.059%) Selenium
5 1 (0.059%) SilkTest
5 1 (0.059%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.059%) WATIR
General
1 120 (7.06%) Finance
2 87 (5.12%) Telecoms
3 34 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 26 (1.53%) Banking
5 22 (1.29%) German Language
5 22 (1.29%) Retail
6 20 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 18 (1.06%) Electronics
7 18 (1.06%) Games
8 16 (0.94%) Marketing
9 14 (0.82%) Legal
10 10 (0.59%) Back Office
11 9 (0.53%) French Language
12 7 (0.41%) Advertising
13 6 (0.35%) Local Government
13 6 (0.35%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (4.12%) Web Services
2 47 (2.77%) .NET
2 47 (2.77%) HTML
3 37 (2.18%) LAMP
4 30 (1.77%) XML
5 21 (1.24%) CSS
6 13 (0.77%) Middleware
7 12 (0.71%) ASP.NET
7 12 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
7 12 (0.71%) MCollective
8 11 (0.65%) ZeroMQ
9 10 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
10 9 (0.53%) Software Packaging
11 8 (0.47%) COM
11 8 (0.47%) XSLT
12 7 (0.41%) Regular Expression
13 6 (0.35%) 802.1X
14 5 (0.29%) JSON
14 5 (0.29%) SOAP
15 4 (0.24%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 114 (6.71%) Data Centre
2 101 (5.94%) Driving Licence
3 84 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (4.12%) Clustering
5 56 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.94%) Replication
7 33 (1.94%) Blackberry
8 31 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 21 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 20 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (1.12%) Fat Client
12 19 (1.12%) Thin Client
13 18 (1.06%) iPhone
14 17 (1.00%) Virtual Team
15 14 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
16 13 (0.77%) IVR
17 12 (0.71%) PKI
18 11 (0.65%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1058 (62.27%) Windows
2 573 (33.73%) Windows Server
3 514 (30.25%) Linux
4 338 (19.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 326 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 260 (15.30%) Windows 7
7 198 (11.65%) Windows 8
8 153 (9.01%) Unix
9 133 (7.83%) Windows 10
10 131 (7.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 86 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 66 (3.88%) Windows XP
13 53 (3.12%) Mac OS X
14 52 (3.06%) CentOS
15 29 (1.71%) Android
15 29 (1.71%) Ubuntu
16 26 (1.53%) Solaris
17 24 (1.41%) Mac OS
18 21 (1.24%) Windows Vista
19 20 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (18.25%) ITIL
2 81 (4.77%) Incident Management
3 75 (4.41%) Service Delivery
4 58 (3.41%) Mentoring
5 57 (3.35%) Change Management
6 48 (2.83%) Network Design
6 48 (2.83%) Problem Management
7 44 (2.59%) Coaching
8 38 (2.24%) E-Commerce
9 37 (2.18%) Root Cause Analysis
10 36 (2.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 33 (1.94%) ITSM
12 32 (1.88%) Kalman Filter
12 32 (1.88%) Network Monitoring
12 32 (1.88%) Presales
13 31 (1.82%) Analytics
13 31 (1.82%) Change Control
14 30 (1.77%) Load Balancing
14 30 (1.77%) Virtual Environments
15 27 (1.59%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (18.54%) SQL
2 84 (4.94%) PowerShell
3 81 (4.77%) Perl
4 77 (4.53%) Python
5 64 (3.77%) Java
6 61 (3.59%) Bash Shell
7 40 (2.35%) JavaScript
8 36 (2.12%) C#
9 33 (1.94%) C
10 32 (1.88%) C++
11 22 (1.29%) PHP
12 16 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 14 (0.82%) VB
14 13 (0.77%) Ruby
15 10 (0.59%) VC++
16 8 (0.47%) Korn
16 8 (0.47%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.41%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.35%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 246 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (11.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 184 (10.83%) CCNA
4 138 (8.12%) Degree
5 126 (7.42%) Security Cleared
6 123 (7.24%) CCNP
7 107 (6.30%) MCSE
8 101 (5.94%) MCSA
9 92 (5.41%) SC Cleared
10 60 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 54 (3.18%) MCP
12 49 (2.88%) MCITP
13 36 (2.12%) MCTS
14 35 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 25 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
16 24 (1.41%) CCA
17 21 (1.24%) CCIE
18 20 (1.18%) A+ Certification
18 20 (1.18%) CISSP
18 20 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (11.12%) SLA
2 18 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.53%) QA
4 4 (0.24%) DICOM
4 4 (0.24%) HL7
5 3 (0.18%) SAS 70
6 2 (0.12%) FIPS 140-2
7 1 (0.059%) COBIT
7 1 (0.059%) GAMP
7 1 (0.059%) GMP
7 1 (0.059%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.059%) RMADS
7 1 (0.059%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 674 (39.67%) Active Directory
2 317 (18.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 177 (10.42%) Hyper-V
4 80 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
5 61 (3.59%) vSphere
6 53 (3.12%) XenApp
7 43 (2.53%) VMware ESX
8 38 (2.24%) Firmware
9 24 (1.41%) XenDesktop
10 23 (1.35%) XenServer
11 22 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
12 17 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 17 (1.00%) Squid
13 14 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
13 14 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (0.71%) qmail
14 12 (0.71%) Terminal Services
14 12 (0.71%) VMware Server
15 10 (0.59%) Docker
15 10 (0.59%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 82 (4.83%) SCCM
2 75 (4.41%) Backup Exec
3 55 (3.24%) Puppet
4 48 (2.83%) Nagios
5 41 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 30 (1.77%) SCOM
7 23 (1.35%) SCVMM
8 22 (1.29%) WSUS
9 19 (1.12%) NetBackup
9 19 (1.12%) OpenAM
10 18 (1.06%) SCSM
11 17 (1.00%) logstash
11 17 (1.00%) ZABBIX
12 16 (0.94%) Tivoli
13 15 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
13 15 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
14 14 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
15 13 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
16 12 (0.71%) Cacti
Vendors
1 648 (38.14%) Microsoft
2 543 (31.96%) VMware
3 419 (24.66%) Cisco
4 216 (12.71%) Citrix
5 139 (8.18%) HP
6 116 (6.83%) Oracle
6 116 (6.83%) Red Hat
7 89 (5.24%) CheckPoint
8 84 (4.94%) Juniper
9 80 (4.71%) F5
10 68 (4.00%) Symantec
11 62 (3.65%) Apple
12 61 (3.59%) EMC
13 58 (3.41%) Veeam
14 47 (2.77%) Avaya
15 43 (2.53%) Sun
16 40 (2.35%) NetApp
17 33 (1.94%) Dell
18 31 (1.82%) IBM
19 26 (1.53%) Mitel
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Blue Juice Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Car parking and further education su
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, training, progression
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Salary Negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gillingham, Kent
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 34k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 4 days ago