The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 303 289 336
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 146 184 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.88% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.91% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 125 142 92
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -11 89 £37,500 - 5
Surrey -13 26 £34,250 -4.86% 3
Hampshire +5 14 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Kent +3 3 £32,000 +40.65% 1
Oxfordshire -2 2 - - 1
West Sussex -8 1 £35,000 +55.55% 3
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 154 (62.35%) Windows
2 130 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 117 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 107 (43.32%) VMware
5 102 (41.30%) Windows Server
6 89 (36.03%) Linux
7 84 (34.01%) MS Exchange
8 67 (27.13%) Firewall
9 62 (25.10%) MS Excel
10 60 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 55 (22.27%) WAN
12 52 (21.05%) LAN
13 50 (20.24%) Cisco
14 48 (19.43%) SQL
15 45 (18.22%) TCP/IP
16 43 (17.41%) Unix
17 41 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
18 39 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 39 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 38 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
20 35 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2013
20 35 (14.17%) Hyper-V
21 32 (12.96%) Oracle
22 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
23 29 (11.74%) ITIL
24 28 (11.34%) SLA
24 28 (11.34%) Citrix
24 28 (11.34%) VMware ESX
25 27 (10.93%) Cisco Certification
25 27 (10.93%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 84 (34.01%) MS Exchange
2 38 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (8.50%) Apache
5 15 (6.07%) IIS
6 12 (4.86%) Tomcat
7 11 (4.45%) JBoss
8 10 (4.05%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (2.83%) WebLogic
11 5 (2.02%) IBM Domino
11 5 (2.02%) OpenStack
11 5 (2.02%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.21%) WildFly
13 2 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 2 (0.81%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.40%) Confluence
14 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (25.10%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.64%) Office 365
2 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.62%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 67 (27.13%) Firewall
2 55 (22.27%) WAN
3 52 (21.05%) LAN
4 45 (18.22%) TCP/IP
5 27 (10.93%) DNS
6 17 (6.88%) DHCP
7 15 (6.07%) SAN
8 13 (5.26%) LDAP
9 12 (4.86%) SMTP
9 12 (4.86%) Wireless
10 8 (3.24%) Internet
10 8 (3.24%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.24%) NetScaler
10 8 (3.24%) SNMP
10 8 (3.24%) VoIP
11 7 (2.83%) Ethernet
11 7 (2.83%) HTTP
11 7 (2.83%) SS7
11 7 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (2.43%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.67%) MySQL
3 7 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.21%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.40%) Informix
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.81%) JIRA
1 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 25 (10.12%) German Language
2 18 (7.29%) French Language
3 16 (6.48%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.26%) Spanish Language
5 11 (4.45%) Finance
6 6 (2.43%) Italian Language
6 6 (2.43%) Retail
7 4 (1.62%) Marketing
7 4 (1.62%) Russian Language
8 3 (1.21%) Arabic Language
8 3 (1.21%) Electronics
8 3 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.21%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.81%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.86%) HTML
2 8 (3.24%) Web Services
2 8 (3.24%) XML
3 5 (2.02%) J2EE
4 3 (1.21%) SAML
4 3 (1.21%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (0.81%) Ajax
5 2 (0.81%) CSS
5 2 (0.81%) JSON
5 2 (0.81%) XHTML
6 1 (0.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.55%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.50%) Data Centre
3 14 (5.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.21%) CCTV
6 3 (1.21%) Clustering
6 3 (1.21%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.21%) NHS
7 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.81%) Wiki
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.40%) CMDB
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.40%) IVR
8 1 (0.40%) New Media
8 1 (0.40%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 154 (62.35%) Windows
2 102 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 89 (36.03%) Linux
4 60 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (17.41%) Unix
6 41 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (8.10%) Windows XP
9 18 (7.29%) Windows 8
10 17 (6.88%) Windows 7
11 10 (4.05%) Solaris
12 7 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.02%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.21%) AIX
14 3 (1.21%) Debian
14 3 (1.21%) HPUX
15 2 (0.81%) IRIX
15 2 (0.81%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.81%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.74%) ITIL
2 17 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (5.67%) CRM
4 11 (4.45%) Service Management
5 9 (3.64%) Presales
5 9 (3.64%) Service Delivery
5 9 (3.64%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (2.83%) Time Management
7 6 (2.43%) Project Management
8 5 (2.02%) Change Management
8 5 (2.02%) Network Management
8 5 (2.02%) Problem Management
9 4 (1.62%) Case Management
9 4 (1.62%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.62%) ITSM
9 4 (1.62%) Mentoring
9 4 (1.62%) Resource Management
9 4 (1.62%) Software Engineering
10 3 (1.21%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.43%) SQL
2 17 (6.88%) Java
3 10 (4.05%) C
3 10 (4.05%) C++
4 8 (3.24%) Perl
5 5 (2.02%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.02%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.02%) Python
6 4 (1.62%) C#
6 4 (1.62%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.81%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.81%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (10.93%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (10.53%) Degree
3 17 (6.88%) CCNA
4 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.05%) CISSP
6 9 (3.64%) CEH
6 9 (3.64%) MCSA
7 8 (3.24%) CCA
7 8 (3.24%) CCNP
7 8 (3.24%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (3.24%) MCSE
7 8 (3.24%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.83%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.43%) MCITP
10 4 (1.62%) CCVP
11 3 (1.21%) CCNP Voice
11 3 (1.21%) MCP
11 3 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.40%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.34%) SLA
2 4 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 39 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (14.17%) Hyper-V
4 28 (11.34%) VMware ESX
5 23 (9.31%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (4.86%) VMware Server
7 9 (3.64%) vSphere
7 9 (3.64%) XenApp
8 8 (3.24%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.83%) XenServer
10 6 (2.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.21%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (6.07%) SCCM
2 9 (3.64%) SCOM
3 8 (3.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (2.43%) EdgeSight
5 5 (2.02%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.62%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.62%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.21%) Legato
7 3 (1.21%) Nmap
7 3 (1.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.81%) Simpana
8 2 (0.81%) WSUS
9 1 (0.40%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.40%) Nessus
9 1 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.40%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 130 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 107 (43.32%) VMware
3 50 (20.24%) Cisco
4 32 (12.96%) Oracle
5 28 (11.34%) Citrix
6 13 (5.26%) Symantec
7 12 (4.86%) HP
7 12 (4.86%) Juniper
7 12 (4.86%) NetApp
7 12 (4.86%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.05%) Dell
8 10 (4.05%) Sun
9 8 (3.24%) AppSense
9 8 (3.24%) Forcepoint
10 7 (2.83%) IBM
11 6 (2.43%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.02%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.02%) F5
12 5 (2.02%) Hitachi
13 4 (1.62%) Lotus
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Salary: From £16,000 to £27,000 per annum Salary based on skills and experienc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cobham
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Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Circa; 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: From £39,267 to £42,957 per annum
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