The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 318 321 269
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 78 129 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.66% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.68% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 104 148
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%

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
14419 18931 19596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.79% 96.82% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11976 16088 15886
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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 Technical Support Engineer across the South East region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Berkshire +14 50 £30,500 -18.66% 3
Surrey +20 14 £29,000 -15.32% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
West Sussex +12 3 £32,500 -27.77%
Hampshire +4 3 £40,000 +52.38% 1
Kent +7 2 £27,250 -14.84%
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Middlesex - 1 £57,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 129 (68.62%) Windows
2 90 (47.87%) Microsoft
3 84 (44.68%) Linux
4 74 (39.36%) Active Directory
5 72 (38.30%) Windows Server
6 68 (36.17%) VMware
7 58 (30.85%) SQL
8 49 (26.06%) Firewall
9 45 (23.94%) MS Exchange
10 40 (21.28%) DNS
11 37 (19.68%) TCP/IP
12 35 (18.62%) Cisco
12 35 (18.62%) Unix
12 35 (18.62%) MS Excel
13 31 (16.49%) WAN
13 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
14 30 (15.96%) LAN
15 27 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (14.36%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (13.30%) Data Protection
16 25 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (13.30%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (12.23%) MCSE
18 22 (11.70%) CCNA
18 22 (11.70%) Internet
19 20 (10.64%) DHCP
19 20 (10.64%) Oracle
19 20 (10.64%) MS Office
20 19 (10.11%) IIS

Technical 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 45 (23.94%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.11%) IIS
3 18 (9.57%) Apache
3 18 (9.57%) Tomcat
3 18 (9.57%) WebSphere
4 15 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (7.98%) WebLogic
5 11 (5.85%) IBM Notes
6 10 (5.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.60%) JBoss
7 3 (1.60%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (18.62%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.64%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.85%) SaaS
2 4 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.13%) Office 365
3 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (26.06%) Firewall
2 40 (21.28%) DNS
3 37 (19.68%) TCP/IP
4 31 (16.49%) WAN
5 30 (15.96%) LAN
6 22 (11.70%) Internet
7 20 (10.64%) DHCP
8 19 (10.11%) HTTP
9 13 (6.91%) SMTP
10 12 (6.38%) VoIP
11 11 (5.85%) FTP
11 11 (5.85%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (5.85%) Wireless
12 9 (4.79%) SAN
13 8 (4.26%) IPsec
13 8 (4.26%) SSL
14 7 (3.72%) SNMP
15 5 (2.66%) WLAN
16 4 (2.13%) MPLS
16 4 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.13%) DB2
3 3 (1.60%) MySQL
3 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (2.66%) JIRA
2 2 (1.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.06%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.06%) Maven
2 2 (1.06%) NetBeans
General
1 18 (9.57%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.04%) French Language
3 15 (7.98%) Italian Language
4 13 (6.91%) Spanish Language
5 10 (5.32%) Finance
5 10 (5.32%) German Language
6 7 (3.72%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.06%) Electronics
7 2 (1.06%) Law
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Arabic Language
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.53%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.51%) Web Services
2 9 (4.79%) Regular Expression
3 7 (3.72%) .NET
4 4 (2.13%) XML
5 3 (1.60%) HTML
6 2 (1.06%) CSS
6 2 (1.06%) Java EE
6 2 (1.06%) Java SE
6 2 (1.06%) JMS
6 2 (1.06%) REST
6 2 (1.06%) SOAP
6 2 (1.06%) Spring
7 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.32%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.26%) Clustering
4 6 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.13%) IVR
5 4 (2.13%) Replication
6 3 (1.60%) Fintech
6 3 (1.60%) PKI
7 2 (1.06%) CMDB
7 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.06%) Equities
7 2 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.53%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.53%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.53%) EPoS
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 129 (68.62%) Windows
2 84 (44.68%) Linux
3 72 (38.30%) Windows Server
4 35 (18.62%) Unix
5 27 (14.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (14.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (6.38%) Windows 7
8 11 (5.85%) Mac OS
8 11 (5.85%) Windows 10
8 11 (5.85%) Windows NT
9 7 (3.72%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.66%) Solaris
10 5 (2.66%) Windows XP
11 4 (2.13%) AIX
11 4 (2.13%) HPUX
12 3 (1.60%) CentOS
13 2 (1.06%) Debian
13 2 (1.06%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.30%) Data Protection
2 19 (10.11%) ITIL
3 11 (5.85%) Data Management
4 10 (5.32%) Coaching
4 10 (5.32%) Mentoring
5 9 (4.79%) Service Delivery
5 9 (4.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (2.66%) CRM
6 5 (2.66%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (2.66%) E-Commerce
6 5 (2.66%) Network Design
6 5 (2.66%) Open Source
6 5 (2.66%) Problem Management
6 5 (2.66%) Software Testing
7 4 (2.13%) Case Management
7 4 (2.13%) Identity Management
7 4 (2.13%) OWASP
7 4 (2.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (1.60%) Load Balancing
8 3 (1.60%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.85%) SQL
2 11 (5.85%) Java
3 8 (4.26%) C#
4 5 (2.66%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.13%) Python
6 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.06%) PHP
7 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) C++
8 1 (0.53%) Perl
8 1 (0.53%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.53%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (13.30%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (12.23%) MCSE
2 23 (12.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.70%) CCNA
4 18 (9.57%) Degree
5 14 (7.45%) CISSP
6 13 (6.91%) CEH
7 6 (3.19%) MCITP
7 6 (3.19%) MCSA
8 5 (2.66%) CCNP
8 5 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.13%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.13%) Security+ Certification
10 3 (1.60%) MCP
10 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.06%) CCNP Voice
11 2 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.06%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.11%) SLA
2 9 (4.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 74 (39.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (13.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.79%) Samba
5 7 (3.72%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.66%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.60%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.06%) vSphere
9 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (6.38%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.79%) NetBackup
2 9 (4.79%) Nmap
3 7 (3.72%) Nessus
4 5 (2.66%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.13%) Nagios
6 3 (1.60%) Ansible
6 3 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.60%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.60%) Legato
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco CME
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.06%) SCCM
7 2 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.06%) WSUS
8 1 (0.53%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 90 (47.87%) Microsoft
2 68 (36.17%) VMware
3 35 (18.62%) Cisco
4 20 (10.64%) Oracle
5 13 (6.91%) HP
6 12 (6.38%) EMC
7 11 (5.85%) Lotus
7 11 (5.85%) Novell
7 11 (5.85%) Veeam
8 10 (5.32%) IBM
8 10 (5.32%) NetApp
9 9 (4.79%) CommVault
9 9 (4.79%) Sophos
10 8 (4.26%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.72%) Citrix
11 7 (3.72%) Veritas
12 6 (3.19%) arcserve
12 6 (3.19%) Symantec
13 4 (2.13%) Apple
13 4 (2.13%) Forcepoint
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