The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 278 240 242
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 175 212 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.93% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.98% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 141 203 200
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -10 117 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Surrey -1 23 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Hampshire -10 16 £35,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 13 £25,500 +37.83%
West Sussex +1 3 £28,500 +58.33% 1
Middlesex - 3 £28,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -19 2 £45,000 +19.20% 1
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 179 (62.15%) Windows
2 146 (50.69%) Linux
3 132 (45.83%) UNIX
4 119 (41.32%) SQL
5 101 (35.07%) Microsoft
6 82 (28.47%) VMware
7 78 (27.08%) Oracle
8 58 (20.14%) SAN
8 58 (20.14%) French Language
8 58 (20.14%) German Language
9 53 (18.40%) Clustering
9 53 (18.40%) Active Directory
10 49 (17.01%) Sun
11 48 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
12 47 (16.32%) SharePoint
13 45 (15.63%) Solaris
13 45 (15.63%) Internet
14 44 (15.28%) TCP/IP
14 44 (15.28%) Relational Database
15 42 (14.58%) Degree
16 36 (12.50%) Telecoms
16 36 (12.50%) MS Excel
17 35 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
18 34 (11.81%) JavaScript
19 33 (11.46%) Java
20 32 (11.11%) SQL Server
20 32 (11.11%) MS Exchange
21 31 (10.76%) Firewall
22 30 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
23 29 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
2 47 (16.32%) SharePoint
3 32 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 19 (6.60%) IIS
5 16 (5.56%) Apache
6 13 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (3.47%) Tomcat
8 9 (3.13%) IBM Notes
9 8 (2.78%) Lync
10 7 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.35%) Liferay
14 1 (0.35%) JCAPS
14 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.25%) MS Office
3 7 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.08%) SaaS
2 3 (1.04%) Office 365
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 58 (20.14%) SAN
2 45 (15.63%) Internet
3 44 (15.28%) TCP/IP
4 31 (10.76%) Firewall
5 28 (9.72%) VPN
6 17 (5.90%) LDAP
7 15 (5.21%) DNS
8 13 (4.51%) VoIP
8 13 (4.51%) ATM
9 12 (4.17%) HTTP
10 10 (3.47%) SMTP
11 9 (3.13%) xDSL
11 9 (3.13%) Ethernet
11 9 (3.13%) PPP
11 9 (3.13%) MPLS
12 8 (2.78%) SSL
12 8 (2.78%) FTP
13 7 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (2.08%) NetScreen
15 4 (1.39%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.28%) Relational Database
2 32 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 27 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 10 (3.47%) DB2
5 8 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.08%) MySQL
8 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.35%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (0.35%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.35%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.39%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.39%) SilkTest
1 4 (1.39%) WATIR
1 4 (1.39%) Selenium
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.35%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
General
1 58 (20.14%) French Language
1 58 (20.14%) German Language
2 36 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.17%) Italian Language
3 12 (4.17%) Russian Language
4 11 (3.82%) Spanish Language
5 7 (2.43%) Marketing
6 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.74%) Finance
8 3 (1.04%) Back Office
9 2 (0.69%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
10 1 (0.35%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.68%) XML
2 18 (6.25%) HTML
3 15 (5.21%) .NET
4 12 (4.17%) Web Services
5 8 (2.78%) FreeMarker
6 7 (2.43%) CSS
7 5 (1.74%) Ajax
7 5 (1.74%) XHTML
8 2 (0.69%) J2EE
9 1 (0.35%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.35%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.35%) Middleware
9 1 (0.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.40%) Clustering
2 14 (4.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.82%) Replication
4 8 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.08%) Cryptography
5 6 (2.08%) PKI
6 5 (1.74%) Firmware
7 4 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.69%) CCTV
8 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.69%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.35%) Social Media
9 1 (0.35%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.35%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.35%) Online Games
9 1 (0.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 179 (62.15%) Windows
2 146 (50.69%) Linux
3 132 (45.83%) UNIX
4 45 (15.63%) Solaris
5 35 (12.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.51%) Windows 7
7 12 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 9 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.78%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.08%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.08%) SUSE
11 5 (1.74%) AIX
11 5 (1.74%) HPUX
12 4 (1.39%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (1.04%) CentOS
14 2 (0.69%) IRIX
14 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (8.68%) Validation
2 17 (5.90%) ITIL
3 12 (4.17%) Product Management
4 6 (2.08%) Service Management
4 6 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (1.74%) E-Discovery
5 5 (1.74%) Configuration Management
5 5 (1.74%) ITSM
5 5 (1.74%) Information Security
5 5 (1.74%) Incident Management
5 5 (1.74%) Load Balancing
6 4 (1.39%) CAD
7 3 (1.04%) Service Delivery
7 3 (1.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (1.04%) CRM
8 2 (0.69%) Asset Management
8 2 (0.69%) Data Management
8 2 (0.69%) Performance Testing
8 2 (0.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (41.32%) SQL
2 34 (11.81%) JavaScript
3 33 (11.46%) Java
4 21 (7.29%) PHP
5 17 (5.90%) C++
6 11 (3.82%) Perl
7 6 (2.08%) C
7 6 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.74%) Python
8 5 (1.74%) C#
8 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.39%) Ruby
10 2 (0.69%) VBScript
10 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.35%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 42 (14.58%) Degree
2 30 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (9.72%) MCSE
5 26 (9.03%) CCNA
6 17 (5.90%) MCP
7 16 (5.56%) CCNP
7 16 (5.56%) MCITP
8 12 (4.17%) SCSA
9 11 (3.82%) Sun Certification
9 11 (3.82%) MCSA
10 7 (2.43%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.43%) MCDBA
11 5 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.74%) CCA
11 5 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.74%) CISSP
12 4 (1.39%) HNC
12 4 (1.39%) MCTS
13 3 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 53 (18.40%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.47%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.74%) XenApp
6 4 (1.39%) vSphere
6 4 (1.39%) UAG
7 2 (0.69%) Xen
8 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (2.43%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.69%) ARCserve
2 2 (0.69%) Legato
3 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 101 (35.07%) Microsoft
2 82 (28.47%) VMware
3 78 (27.08%) Oracle
4 49 (17.01%) Sun
5 29 (10.07%) Cisco
6 20 (6.94%) HP
7 14 (4.86%) Juniper
8 12 (4.17%) EMC
9 11 (3.82%) Veritas
10 10 (3.47%) Red Hat
11 9 (3.13%) Citrix
11 9 (3.13%) Dell
11 9 (3.13%) Lotus
12 8 (2.78%) NetApp
12 8 (2.78%) Hitachi
13 6 (2.08%) Sybase
13 6 (2.08%) Huawei
14 3 (1.04%) RedPrairie
14 3 (1.04%) Symantec
15 2 (0.69%) JBoss
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