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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 305 299 249
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 150 143 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.65% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.68% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 129 135 193
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21539 21041 22178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.86% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17272 17360 18952
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 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 +2 85 £38,750 +10.71% 9
Surrey -28 20 £31,250 -14.38% 1
Hampshire +10 13 £37,500 - 2
Kent +3 12 £24,500 -9.25%
Oxfordshire +9 8 £27,500 -16.66% 1
West Sussex 0 6 £27,500 -17.91% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £30,000 -13.04% 3
East Sussex - 2 £29,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 - 1
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 206 (63.98%) Windows
2 128 (39.75%) Linux
3 127 (39.44%) Microsoft
4 115 (35.71%) UNIX
5 96 (29.81%) SQL
6 80 (24.84%) VMware
7 76 (23.60%) Oracle
8 69 (21.43%) Internet
9 67 (20.81%) TCP/IP
10 66 (20.50%) German Language
11 64 (19.88%) Active Directory
12 60 (18.63%) SQL Server
12 60 (18.63%) French Language
13 59 (18.32%) Relational Database
14 53 (16.46%) SAN
15 50 (15.53%) Solaris
16 49 (15.22%) Firewall
17 47 (14.60%) SharePoint
18 46 (14.29%) MS Excel
19 43 (13.35%) Sun
20 41 (12.73%) Cisco
20 41 (12.73%) RDBMS
21 39 (12.11%) Lotus Domino
21 39 (12.11%) Clustering
21 39 (12.11%) Degree
22 38 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
23 37 (11.49%) Hyper-V
24 36 (11.18%) Java
24 36 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
25 34 (10.56%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (14.60%) SharePoint
2 39 (12.11%) Lotus Domino
3 30 (9.32%) MS Exchange
4 17 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (4.97%) Lync
6 13 (4.04%) IIS
7 4 (1.24%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.93%) Apache
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.31%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.31%) Liferay
10 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 46 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.56%) MS Office
3 7 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.86%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.55%) SaaS
2 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 69 (21.43%) Internet
2 67 (20.81%) TCP/IP
3 53 (16.46%) SAN
4 49 (15.22%) Firewall
5 34 (10.56%) VPN
6 28 (8.70%) DNS
7 19 (5.90%) LAN
7 19 (5.90%) WAN
8 18 (5.59%) LDAP
9 17 (5.28%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (4.66%) ATM
11 14 (4.35%) DHCP
11 14 (4.35%) VoIP
12 13 (4.04%) Ethernet
13 12 (3.73%) SSL
14 10 (3.11%) HTTP
14 10 (3.11%) NetScreen
15 8 (2.48%) Wireless
16 7 (2.17%) SMTP
16 7 (2.17%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 59 (18.32%) Relational Database
3 41 (12.73%) RDBMS
4 19 (5.90%) DB2
5 12 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (3.11%) MySQL
8 5 (1.55%) Big Data
9 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.62%) DB2 UDB
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.31%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Eclipse
1 4 (1.24%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.24%) LoadRunner
1 4 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (1.24%) SilkTest
1 4 (1.24%) WATIR
1 4 (1.24%) Selenium
2 1 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
General
1 66 (20.50%) German Language
2 60 (18.63%) French Language
3 28 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 25 (7.76%) Russian Language
5 23 (7.14%) Spanish Language
6 7 (2.17%) Marketing
7 5 (1.55%) Electronics
8 4 (1.24%) Finance
8 4 (1.24%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.62%) Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Billing
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.28%) HTML
2 16 (4.97%) XML
3 15 (4.66%) .NET
4 9 (2.80%) J2EE
4 9 (2.80%) CSS
5 8 (2.48%) Web Services
6 6 (1.86%) XHTML
6 6 (1.86%) Ajax
7 2 (0.62%) FreeMarker
8 1 (0.31%) Java EE
8 1 (0.31%) Middleware
8 1 (0.31%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.11%) Clustering
2 13 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.42%) Data Integration
4 7 (2.17%) Cryptography
4 7 (2.17%) PKI
4 7 (2.17%) Replication
5 6 (1.86%) Smartphone
5 6 (1.86%) Social Media
5 6 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.55%) EqualLogic
7 4 (1.24%) CMDB
7 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.62%) Firmware
8 2 (0.62%) Open Source
8 2 (0.62%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.31%) Online Games
9 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 206 (63.98%) Windows
2 128 (39.75%) Linux
3 115 (35.71%) UNIX
4 50 (15.53%) Solaris
5 38 (11.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (8.07%) Windows 7
7 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.42%) Windows XP
9 10 (3.11%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.17%) AIX
10 7 (2.17%) HPUX
11 6 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.55%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.24%) SUSE
14 3 (0.93%) CentOS
14 3 (0.93%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (10.56%) Validation
2 23 (7.14%) ITIL
3 14 (4.35%) Service Management
4 13 (4.04%) ITSM
5 12 (3.73%) Product Management
6 9 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (2.80%) Configuration Management
6 9 (2.80%) OO
7 8 (2.48%) CRM
7 8 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (2.48%) Vulnerability Management
8 7 (2.17%) Security Management
9 6 (1.86%) Information Security
9 6 (1.86%) Incident Management
9 6 (1.86%) Time Management
9 6 (1.86%) Change Management
10 5 (1.55%) Service Delivery
10 5 (1.55%) Load Balancing
10 5 (1.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (1.24%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (29.81%) SQL
2 36 (11.18%) Java
3 20 (6.21%) JavaScript
4 19 (5.90%) C++
5 12 (3.73%) Perl
6 11 (3.42%) Python
7 10 (3.11%) C
8 6 (1.86%) Ruby
9 5 (1.55%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.55%) C#
10 4 (1.24%) PHP
11 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.62%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.31%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 39 (12.11%) Degree
2 36 (11.18%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (9.01%) CCNA
4 27 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (7.45%) MCSE
6 23 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 21 (6.52%) MCP
8 17 (5.28%) CCNP
9 14 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 13 (4.04%) CISSP
11 9 (2.80%) MCSA
11 9 (2.80%) SCSA
11 9 (2.80%) MCITP
12 8 (2.48%) CEH
12 8 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (2.48%) CCSA
12 8 (2.48%) Sun Certification
13 7 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (2.17%) DV Cleared
14 6 (1.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.21%) SLA
2 3 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 64 (19.88%) Active Directory
2 37 (11.49%) Hyper-V
3 31 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.73%) VMware ESX
5 9 (2.80%) UAG
6 6 (1.86%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.55%) vSphere
8 3 (0.93%) XenApp
9 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (2.80%) SCCM
2 5 (1.55%) SCOM
3 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.31%) Legato
3 1 (0.31%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 127 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 80 (24.84%) VMware
3 76 (23.60%) Oracle
4 43 (13.35%) Sun
5 41 (12.73%) Cisco
6 28 (8.70%) Juniper
7 19 (5.90%) HP
8 11 (3.42%) Sybase
8 11 (3.42%) EMC
9 10 (3.11%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.80%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.48%) Citrix
11 8 (2.48%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.17%) F5
12 7 (2.17%) Symantec
13 6 (1.86%) McAfee
13 6 (1.86%) Websense
13 6 (1.86%) Clearswift
13 6 (1.86%) CommVault
13 6 (1.86%) Hitachi
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