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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 321 323 310
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 138 158 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.77% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 115 133 146
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
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
18551 20619 22732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.88% 96.95% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15770 16461 18200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +16 77 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Surrey -12 26 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Hampshire +2 16 £21,250 -18.26%
Kent +8 10 £26,000 -5.45%
Oxfordshire 0 6 - -
West Sussex -7 2 £35,000 +32.07%
Buckinghamshire +15 1 £24,000 -8.57%
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 160 (58.18%) Windows
2 132 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 124 (45.09%) Active Directory
4 103 (37.45%) Windows Server
5 94 (34.18%) VMware
6 90 (32.73%) Linux
7 76 (27.64%) MS Exchange
8 71 (25.82%) Firewall
9 67 (24.36%) TCP/IP
10 63 (22.91%) MS Excel
11 56 (20.36%) SQL
12 54 (19.64%) Degree
13 51 (18.55%) WAN
14 49 (17.82%) LAN
15 47 (17.09%) SQL Server
16 46 (16.73%) Windows Server 2012
17 45 (16.36%) Unix
18 44 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 43 (15.64%) DNS
20 39 (14.18%) Oracle
20 39 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
22 32 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
23 31 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2013
23 31 (11.27%) Apache
24 30 (10.91%) IIS
25 29 (10.55%) Cisco
25 29 (10.55%) Windows Server 2003
25 29 (10.55%) German Language
26 27 (9.82%) 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 76 (27.64%) MS Exchange
2 35 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (11.27%) Apache
3 31 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (10.91%) IIS
5 26 (9.45%) Tomcat
6 24 (8.73%) WebSphere
7 21 (7.64%) WebLogic
8 13 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (3.27%) JBoss
10 5 (1.82%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.82%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.45%) Skype for Business
12 3 (1.09%) IBM Domino
12 3 (1.09%) WildFly
13 1 (0.36%) Confluence
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 63 (22.91%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.55%) Office 365
1 7 (2.55%) SaaS
2 5 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (25.82%) Firewall
2 67 (24.36%) TCP/IP
3 51 (18.55%) WAN
4 49 (17.82%) LAN
5 43 (15.64%) DNS
6 26 (9.45%) DHCP
7 18 (6.55%) SMTP
8 17 (6.18%) Wireless
9 16 (5.82%) SAN
10 14 (5.09%) HTTP
10 14 (5.09%) LDAP
10 14 (5.09%) SNMP
11 11 (4.00%) VoIP
12 9 (3.27%) Ethernet
12 9 (3.27%) FTP
12 9 (3.27%) Internet
12 9 (3.27%) SS7
13 8 (2.91%) GPRS
13 8 (2.91%) IP Telephony
13 8 (2.91%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.00%) MySQL
3 8 (2.91%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.18%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.73%) DB2
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.36%) MS Access
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) JIRA
1 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.36%) Selenium
2 1 (0.36%) SilkTest
2 1 (0.36%) WATIR
General
1 29 (10.55%) German Language
2 21 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.91%) Finance
4 11 (4.00%) French Language
5 9 (3.27%) Retail
6 7 (2.55%) Electronics
7 6 (2.18%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.09%) Marketing
8 3 (1.09%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.73%) HTML
1 13 (4.73%) Web Services
2 7 (2.55%) XML
3 5 (1.82%) J2EE
3 5 (1.82%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.45%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (1.09%) CSS
5 3 (1.09%) jQuery
5 3 (1.09%) SAML
6 2 (0.73%) .NET
6 2 (0.73%) Classic ASP
6 2 (0.73%) XSLT
7 1 (0.36%) Ajax
7 1 (0.36%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 9 (3.27%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.55%) Cybercrime
5 7 (2.55%) PKI
6 6 (2.18%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.82%) Clustering
8 4 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (1.45%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.09%) NHS
10 2 (0.73%) Wiki
11 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.36%) IVR
11 1 (0.36%) Life Science
11 1 (0.36%) Replication
11 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 160 (58.18%) Windows
2 103 (37.45%) Windows Server
3 90 (32.73%) Linux
4 46 (16.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (16.36%) Unix
6 32 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (10.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (6.91%) Windows 7
9 14 (5.09%) Windows XP
10 11 (4.00%) Solaris
11 10 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.18%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.18%) Windows 8
12 6 (2.18%) Windows NT
13 5 (1.82%) Debian
14 4 (1.45%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.73%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.36%) CentOS
16 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (5.82%) Service Delivery
1 16 (5.82%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (4.73%) ITIL
3 11 (4.00%) CRM
4 10 (3.64%) Change Management
5 9 (3.27%) Network Management
5 9 (3.27%) Project Management
6 8 (2.91%) Coaching
6 8 (2.91%) Mentoring
6 8 (2.91%) Presales
6 8 (2.91%) Service Management
7 7 (2.55%) Data Management
7 7 (2.55%) Process Improvement
8 6 (2.18%) Capacity Management
8 6 (2.18%) Problem Management
9 5 (1.82%) Case Management
10 4 (1.45%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (1.45%) Digital Signal Processing
10 4 (1.45%) Memory Management
10 4 (1.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.36%) SQL
2 15 (5.45%) Java
3 11 (4.00%) C++
4 9 (3.27%) C
5 7 (2.55%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.18%) C#
6 6 (2.18%) Perl
7 4 (1.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.09%) Python
9 2 (0.73%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.73%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) PHP
10 1 (0.36%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (19.64%) Degree
2 27 (9.82%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (8.73%) CCNA
4 18 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.45%) CEH
5 15 (5.45%) CISSP
6 14 (5.09%) MCSE
7 8 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.18%) MCITP
9 6 (2.18%) MCSA
10 5 (1.82%) DV Cleared
11 4 (1.45%) CCNP
11 4 (1.45%) LPIC
11 4 (1.45%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.73%) CCENT
12 2 (0.73%) CCVP
12 2 (0.73%) MCP
12 2 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) GAMP
System Software
1 124 (45.09%) Active Directory
2 44 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.45%) Hyper-V
3 26 (9.45%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (7.27%) VMware ESX
5 11 (4.00%) VMware Server
6 5 (1.82%) Samba
7 3 (1.09%) Sendmail
8 2 (0.73%) XenApp
9 1 (0.36%) vSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.91%) Nmap
2 6 (2.18%) Nessus
3 5 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.82%) Legato
4 4 (1.45%) Simpana
5 3 (1.09%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.73%) SCCM
6 2 (0.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.73%) WSUS
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 132 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 94 (34.18%) VMware
3 39 (14.18%) Oracle
4 29 (10.55%) Cisco
5 15 (5.45%) Citrix
5 15 (5.45%) HP
5 15 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 13 (4.73%) Sun
7 11 (4.00%) Dell
8 10 (3.64%) EMC
9 9 (3.27%) Forcepoint
9 9 (3.27%) NetApp
10 8 (2.91%) Lotus
10 8 (2.91%) Novell
11 7 (2.55%) Sophos
11 7 (2.55%) Symantec
12 6 (2.18%) Veritas
13 5 (1.82%) Hitachi
13 5 (1.82%) IBM
13 5 (1.82%) Juniper
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