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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 305 339 331
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 115 134 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.65% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 103 122 139
Median salary £32,500 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Technical 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
17610 20668 22617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.92% 97.14% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14989 16827 18277
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% -

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 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
(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 +1 61 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Hampshire +20 19 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Surrey +10 18 £31,750 -13.01% 1
Kent +19 7 £26,000 -5.45%
Oxfordshire -7 6 £28,000 -5.08%
East Sussex - 2 £31,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £28,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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.

1 148 (56.06%) Windows
2 116 (43.94%) Microsoft
3 115 (43.56%) Active Directory
4 92 (34.85%) Windows Server
5 81 (30.68%) Linux
6 80 (30.30%) VMware
7 64 (24.24%) MS Exchange
8 63 (23.86%) Firewall
9 56 (21.21%) TCP/IP
10 53 (20.08%) SQL
11 51 (19.32%) Degree
12 48 (18.18%) MS Excel
12 48 (18.18%) DNS
13 44 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 40 (15.15%) Unix
15 39 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (13.64%) WAN
18 34 (12.88%) LAN
19 32 (12.12%) Cisco
19 32 (12.12%) Hyper-V
20 30 (11.36%) DHCP
21 29 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
21 29 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
21 29 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
22 28 (10.61%) Oracle
23 25 (9.47%) IIS
24 24 (9.09%) ITIL
24 24 (9.09%) Apache
24 24 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

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 64 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 29 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (9.47%) IIS
4 24 (9.09%) Apache
5 22 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (7.20%) Tomcat
7 18 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (6.44%) WebLogic
8 17 (6.44%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.65%) Skype for Business
10 6 (2.27%) OpenStack
11 5 (1.89%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.89%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.52%) JBoss
13 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.76%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 48 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.92%) Office 365
2 7 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (23.86%) Firewall
2 56 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 48 (18.18%) DNS
4 36 (13.64%) WAN
5 34 (12.88%) LAN
6 30 (11.36%) DHCP
7 24 (9.09%) SAN
8 19 (7.20%) HTTP
9 18 (6.82%) SNMP
10 15 (5.68%) SMTP
11 13 (4.92%) Wireless
12 10 (3.79%) IP Telephony
12 10 (3.79%) NAS
13 9 (3.41%) FTP
13 9 (3.41%) Internet
14 6 (2.27%) PBX
14 6 (2.27%) VoIP
15 5 (1.89%) GPRS
15 5 (1.89%) GSM
15 5 (1.89%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.89%) MySQL
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.52%) DB2
5 2 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.38%) MS Access
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.38%) Selenium
1 1 (0.38%) SilkTest
1 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.38%) WATIR
General
1 22 (8.33%) German Language
2 17 (6.44%) Finance
3 16 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.41%) Retail
5 7 (2.65%) French Language
6 6 (2.27%) Electronics
7 5 (1.89%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.14%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.06%) HTML
2 11 (4.17%) Web Services
3 5 (1.89%) Regular Expression
3 5 (1.89%) XML
4 3 (1.14%) jQuery
5 2 (0.76%) .NET
5 2 (0.76%) Classic ASP
5 2 (0.76%) CSS
5 2 (0.76%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (0.76%) XSLT
6 1 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.79%) Clustering
3 10 (3.79%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.65%) Cybercrime
5 7 (2.65%) PKI
6 6 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.89%) Replication
8 4 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.52%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.14%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 148 (56.06%) Windows
2 92 (34.85%) Windows Server
3 81 (30.68%) Linux
4 40 (15.15%) Unix
5 38 (14.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (7.58%) Windows 7
9 12 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 9 (3.41%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.65%) Solaris
12 6 (2.27%) Debian
12 6 (2.27%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.89%) Windows NT
14 4 (1.52%) SUSE
15 3 (1.14%) AIX
15 3 (1.14%) HPUX
15 3 (1.14%) Windows 10
15 3 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (9.09%) ITIL
2 15 (5.68%) Service Delivery
2 15 (5.68%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (4.92%) Problem Management
4 11 (4.17%) Change Management
5 10 (3.79%) CRM
6 8 (3.03%) Coaching
6 8 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 7 (2.65%) Process Improvement
7 7 (2.65%) Project Management
7 7 (2.65%) Service Management
8 6 (2.27%) Capacity Management
8 6 (2.27%) Data Management
8 6 (2.27%) E-Commerce
8 6 (2.27%) Network Management
8 6 (2.27%) Presales
9 5 (1.89%) Case Management
9 5 (1.89%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (1.52%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 53 (20.08%) SQL
2 16 (6.06%) Java
3 10 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.65%) C
5 6 (2.27%) C++
6 5 (1.89%) Perl
7 4 (1.52%) C#
7 4 (1.52%) PHP
8 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.14%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.76%) Python
10 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.38%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (19.32%) Degree
2 24 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (8.33%) CCNA
3 22 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (7.20%) MCSE
5 18 (6.82%) CEH
5 18 (6.82%) CISSP
6 9 (3.41%) MCITP
6 9 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (3.03%) MCSA
8 7 (2.65%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.89%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.89%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.52%) CCNP
10 4 (1.52%) LPIC
10 4 (1.52%) MCP
11 2 (0.76%) CCVP
11 2 (0.76%) HND
11 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.58%) SLA
2 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) GAMP
System Software
1 115 (43.56%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 20 (7.58%) VMware ESX
5 18 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.65%) VMware Server
7 5 (1.89%) Samba
8 3 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.14%) XenApp
9 2 (0.76%) XenServer
10 1 (0.38%) vSphere
10 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) Nmap
2 7 (2.65%) Nagios
3 5 (1.89%) Nessus
4 4 (1.52%) Legato
4 4 (1.52%) Simpana
5 3 (1.14%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.14%) SCCM
6 2 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.76%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.38%) SCOM
7 1 (0.38%) SCSM
7 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.38%) WSUS
7 1 (0.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 116 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 80 (30.30%) VMware
3 32 (12.12%) Cisco
4 28 (10.61%) Oracle
5 19 (7.20%) Red Hat
6 17 (6.44%) HP
7 12 (4.55%) Citrix
7 12 (4.55%) EMC
8 10 (3.79%) Dell
8 10 (3.79%) Sun
9 9 (3.41%) Hitachi
10 8 (3.03%) NetApp
11 7 (2.65%) Sophos
12 5 (1.89%) Forcepoint
12 5 (1.89%) IBM
12 5 (1.89%) Lotus
12 5 (1.89%) Novell
12 5 (1.89%) Symantec
13 4 (1.52%) Avaya
13 4 (1.52%) Veritas
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