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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 321 328 312
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 116 134 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.65% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.67% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 96 116 142
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -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
17675 19960 22319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14978 16141 18060
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 31 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 31 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 +2 60 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Surrey -4 25 £33,500 -16.25% 3
Hampshire +5 15 £21,500 -15.68% 3
Kent +10 10 £26,000 -5.45%
Oxfordshire -3 4 - - 1
East Sussex - 2 £31,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 146 (56.59%) Windows
2 120 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 114 (44.19%) Active Directory
4 90 (34.88%) Windows Server
5 83 (32.17%) VMware
6 78 (30.23%) Linux
7 67 (25.97%) MS Exchange
7 67 (25.97%) Firewall
8 61 (23.64%) TCP/IP
9 51 (19.77%) MS Excel
9 51 (19.77%) Degree
10 49 (18.99%) SQL
11 44 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 43 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 43 (16.67%) WAN
12 43 (16.67%) DNS
13 41 (15.89%) LAN
13 41 (15.89%) Unix
14 40 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 33 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
16 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (12.02%) Cisco
18 29 (11.24%) Oracle
19 28 (10.85%) Exchange Server 2013
19 28 (10.85%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (10.08%) German Language
20 26 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
21 25 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
21 25 (9.69%) IIS
21 25 (9.69%) Apache

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 67 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 33 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (10.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (9.69%) Apache
4 25 (9.69%) IIS
5 20 (7.75%) Tomcat
6 17 (6.59%) WebSphere
7 16 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (6.20%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.94%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.94%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.94%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.55%) JBoss
9 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.78%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 51 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 20 (7.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.10%) Office 365
1 8 (3.10%) SaaS
2 5 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 67 (25.97%) Firewall
2 61 (23.64%) TCP/IP
3 43 (16.67%) DNS
3 43 (16.67%) WAN
4 41 (15.89%) LAN
5 24 (9.30%) DHCP
6 19 (7.36%) SAN
7 17 (6.59%) HTTP
7 17 (6.59%) SMTP
7 17 (6.59%) SNMP
7 17 (6.59%) Wireless
8 9 (3.49%) FTP
8 9 (3.49%) Internet
8 9 (3.49%) NAS
9 8 (3.10%) Ethernet
9 8 (3.10%) IP Telephony
9 8 (3.10%) VoIP
10 7 (2.71%) PBX
11 6 (2.33%) GPRS
11 6 (2.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.71%) MySQL
2 7 (2.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.16%) DB2
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.39%) MS Access
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.39%) JIRA
2 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.39%) Selenium
2 1 (0.39%) SilkTest
2 1 (0.39%) WATIR
General
1 26 (10.08%) German Language
2 17 (6.59%) Finance
2 17 (6.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.65%) French Language
4 9 (3.49%) Retail
5 7 (2.71%) Electronics
5 7 (2.71%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.55%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.81%) HTML
2 14 (5.43%) Web Services
3 6 (2.33%) XML
4 5 (1.94%) Regular Expression
5 4 (1.55%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (1.16%) CSS
6 3 (1.16%) jQuery
7 2 (0.78%) .NET
7 2 (0.78%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.78%) J2EE
7 2 (0.78%) XSLT
8 1 (0.39%) Ajax
8 1 (0.39%) SAML
8 1 (0.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.88%) Mathematics
4 7 (2.71%) Clustering
4 7 (2.71%) Cybercrime
4 7 (2.71%) PKI
5 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.94%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.55%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.78%) Replication
8 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.39%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.39%) Life Science
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 146 (56.59%) Windows
2 90 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 78 (30.23%) Linux
4 44 (17.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (15.89%) Unix
6 28 (10.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (7.36%) Windows 7
9 12 (4.65%) Windows XP
10 10 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.10%) Solaris
12 7 (2.71%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.33%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.94%) Debian
14 5 (1.94%) Windows NT
15 3 (1.16%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.78%) AIX
16 2 (0.78%) HPUX
16 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (7.36%) ITIL
2 17 (6.59%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (5.81%) Service Delivery
4 11 (4.26%) Change Management
5 10 (3.88%) CRM
5 10 (3.88%) Problem Management
6 9 (3.49%) Network Management
7 8 (3.10%) Coaching
7 8 (3.10%) Mentoring
7 8 (3.10%) Service Management
8 7 (2.71%) Process Improvement
8 7 (2.71%) Project Management
9 6 (2.33%) Capacity Management
9 6 (2.33%) Data Management
10 5 (1.94%) Case Management
10 5 (1.94%) Presales
11 4 (1.55%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (1.55%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (1.55%) Memory Management
11 4 (1.55%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 49 (18.99%) SQL
2 14 (5.43%) Java
3 9 (3.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.10%) C++
5 7 (2.71%) C
6 6 (2.33%) C#
6 6 (2.33%) Perl
7 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.16%) PHP
8 3 (1.16%) Python
9 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
9 2 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.39%) VBA
10 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (19.77%) Degree
2 26 (10.08%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (9.30%) CCNA
4 23 (8.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (6.98%) CEH
5 18 (6.98%) CISSP
5 18 (6.98%) MCSE
6 10 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (3.10%) MCITP
8 7 (2.71%) MCSA
8 7 (2.71%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.94%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.55%) CCNP
10 4 (1.55%) LPIC
10 4 (1.55%) MCP
10 4 (1.55%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.78%) CCENT
11 2 (0.78%) CCVP
11 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.75%) SLA
2 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) GAMP
System Software
1 114 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 40 (15.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.69%) Hyper-V
4 23 (8.91%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (7.75%) VMware ESX
6 8 (3.10%) VMware Server
7 5 (1.94%) Samba
8 3 (1.16%) XenApp
9 1 (0.39%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.39%) vSphere
9 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.49%) Nmap
2 5 (1.94%) Backup Exec
2 5 (1.94%) Nessus
3 4 (1.55%) Legato
3 4 (1.55%) Nagios
3 4 (1.55%) Simpana
4 3 (1.16%) SCCM
4 3 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.78%) WSUS
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 120 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 83 (32.17%) VMware
3 31 (12.02%) Cisco
4 29 (11.24%) Oracle
5 17 (6.59%) Citrix
6 15 (5.81%) HP
6 15 (5.81%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.88%) Dell
7 10 (3.88%) EMC
8 8 (3.10%) NetApp
8 8 (3.10%) Sun
9 7 (2.71%) Sophos
9 7 (2.71%) Symantec
10 6 (2.33%) Forcepoint
10 6 (2.33%) Hitachi
10 6 (2.33%) Lotus
10 6 (2.33%) Novell
11 4 (1.55%) Avaya
11 4 (1.55%) IBM
11 4 (1.55%) Veritas
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