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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 298 345 277
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 101 122 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.57% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 92 97 169
Median salary £29,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.08% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -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
15690 20732 21361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13081 17473 17056
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +49 68 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Surrey +19 16 £31,250 -6.71% 2
Hampshire +7 7 £21,500 -14.00% 1
Kent +13 4 £29,000 -21.62%
Oxfordshire - 4 - - 1
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 10 December 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.

1 135 (64.90%) Windows
2 102 (49.04%) Microsoft
3 88 (42.31%) Linux
4 83 (39.90%) Windows Server
5 78 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 74 (35.58%) VMware
7 69 (33.17%) SQL
8 54 (25.96%) MS Exchange
9 51 (24.52%) Firewall
10 38 (18.27%) TCP/IP
10 38 (18.27%) Cisco
11 36 (17.31%) Unix
12 35 (16.83%) DNS
12 35 (16.83%) MS Excel
13 33 (15.87%) SQL Server
14 32 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (14.90%) WAN
16 30 (14.42%) LAN
17 29 (13.94%) Hyper-V
17 29 (13.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 27 (12.98%) MCSE
18 27 (12.98%) Oracle
18 27 (12.98%) ITIL
18 27 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (12.02%) Data Protection
20 25 (12.02%) Cisco Certification
20 25 (12.02%) DHCP
21 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
22 23 (11.06%) MS Office

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 54 (25.96%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.62%) IIS
2 20 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 19 (9.13%) WebLogic
4 17 (8.17%) Apache
4 17 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (7.21%) Tomcat
6 11 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (5.29%) IBM Notes
7 6 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.88%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.92%) JBoss
8 4 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.44%) Confluence
10 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) MetaTrader
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.29%) Office 365
1 11 (5.29%) SaaS
2 6 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.44%) OneDrive
4 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.52%) Firewall
2 38 (18.27%) TCP/IP
3 35 (16.83%) DNS
4 31 (14.90%) WAN
5 30 (14.42%) LAN
6 25 (12.02%) DHCP
7 20 (9.62%) Internet
8 17 (8.17%) VoIP
9 16 (7.69%) SAN
10 12 (5.77%) HTTP
10 12 (5.77%) SNMP
11 11 (5.29%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (4.81%) Wireless
13 8 (3.85%) IPsec
14 7 (3.37%) FTP
14 7 (3.37%) NAS
14 7 (3.37%) PBX
15 6 (2.88%) SMTP
16 5 (2.40%) CTI
16 5 (2.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.85%) DB2
3 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.96%) MySQL
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 21 (10.10%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.21%) Italian Language
3 13 (6.25%) French Language
4 12 (5.77%) Finance
4 12 (5.77%) Spanish Language
5 9 (4.33%) German Language
6 7 (3.37%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (1.92%) Electronics
8 2 (0.96%) Law
8 2 (0.96%) Legal
8 2 (0.96%) Turkish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
9 1 (0.48%) Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.73%) Web Services
2 12 (5.77%) .NET
3 9 (4.33%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.92%) HTML
5 2 (0.96%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.65%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.25%) Clustering
4 11 (5.29%) Replication
5 6 (2.88%) IVR
6 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.92%) Equities
7 4 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.44%) Fintech
8 3 (1.44%) PKI
8 3 (1.44%) Wiki
9 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.48%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 135 (64.90%) Windows
2 88 (42.31%) Linux
3 83 (39.90%) Windows Server
4 36 (17.31%) Unix
5 32 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (13.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.21%) Windows 7
7 15 (7.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 11 (5.29%) Mac OS
9 11 (5.29%) Windows NT
10 10 (4.81%) Windows 8
11 8 (3.85%) SUSE
12 6 (2.88%) Solaris
13 5 (2.40%) AIX
13 5 (2.40%) HPUX
13 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.92%) CentOS
15 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.98%) ITIL
2 25 (12.02%) Data Protection
3 10 (4.81%) Coaching
3 10 (4.81%) Mentoring
3 10 (4.81%) Problem Management
4 9 (4.33%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (4.33%) Data Management
4 9 (4.33%) E-Commerce
4 9 (4.33%) Product Management
4 9 (4.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 7 (3.37%) Service Delivery
6 7 (3.37%) Software Testing
7 5 (2.40%) CRM
7 5 (2.40%) Network Design
7 5 (2.40%) Time Management
8 4 (1.92%) Information Security
8 4 (1.92%) MVVM
8 4 (1.92%) OOP
8 4 (1.92%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 69 (33.17%) SQL
2 16 (7.69%) Java
3 12 (5.77%) C#
4 6 (2.88%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.92%) C
5 4 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.92%) Python
6 3 (1.44%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.44%) PHP
7 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) VB
8 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.48%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (12.98%) MCSE
1 27 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.02%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.58%) CCNA
4 16 (7.69%) CISSP
5 15 (7.21%) CEH
6 11 (5.29%) Degree
7 9 (4.33%) MCP
7 9 (4.33%) MCSA
8 7 (3.37%) MCITP
9 5 (2.40%) CCNP
9 5 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.92%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.92%) RHCE
10 4 (1.92%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.92%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.92%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (0.96%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.62%) SLA
2 9 (4.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 29 (13.94%) Hyper-V
3 26 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.33%) Samba
5 8 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.40%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (2.40%) XenServer
7 4 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.92%) VirtualBox
8 3 (1.44%) Firmware
8 3 (1.44%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.44%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.81%) Backup Exec
2 9 (4.33%) Nagios
2 9 (4.33%) Nmap
3 7 (3.37%) Nessus
3 7 (3.37%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.88%) SCCM
5 4 (1.92%) SCOM
5 4 (1.92%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.44%) Legato
6 3 (1.44%) SCSM
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco CME
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.96%) WSUS
8 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 102 (49.04%) Microsoft
2 74 (35.58%) VMware
3 38 (18.27%) Cisco
4 27 (12.98%) Oracle
5 13 (6.25%) EMC
5 13 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.29%) HP
6 11 (5.29%) Lotus
6 11 (5.29%) Novell
7 9 (4.33%) IBM
7 9 (4.33%) NetApp
7 9 (4.33%) Veeam
8 8 (3.85%) Apple
8 8 (3.85%) Citrix
9 7 (3.37%) CommVault
9 7 (3.37%) Mitel
9 7 (3.37%) Sophos
9 7 (3.37%) Symantec
10 6 (2.88%) Avaya
10 6 (2.88%) Sybase
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