The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 37 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 63 8 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.64% 0.72% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.80% 0.75% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 39 6 46
Average salary £35,000 £23,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -12.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1087 1073 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.31% 97.02% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 954 976 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Support Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Crawley +28 41 £40,000 +25.00% 6
Gatwick - 18 £23,125 -
Burgess Hill - 4 £24,750 - 3
Horsham - 4 £33,000 -
Haywards Heath +4 3 £42,500 - 1
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 91 (66.91%) Windows
2 54 (39.71%) Active Directory
3 53 (38.97%) Microsoft
4 46 (33.82%) ITIL
5 45 (33.09%) SQL
6 35 (25.74%) SQL Server
7 33 (24.26%) VMware
8 30 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (19.85%) Firewall
10 24 (17.65%) Cisco
10 24 (17.65%) HP
10 24 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (16.91%) Citrix
12 22 (16.18%) CRM
13 21 (15.44%) IIS
13 21 (15.44%) C
14 20 (14.71%) MS Excel
15 19 (13.97%) ERP
15 19 (13.97%) MS Exchange
15 19 (13.97%) MySQL
15 19 (13.97%) SAN
15 19 (13.97%) TCP/IP
16 18 (13.24%) JIRA
16 18 (13.24%) Test Management
16 18 (13.24%) Workflow Management
16 18 (13.24%) Functional Testing
16 18 (13.24%) Test Automation

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.44%) IIS
2 19 (13.97%) MS Exchange
3 14 (10.29%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (7.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.21%) Lync
7 2 (1.47%) CMS
7 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.50%) MS Office
3 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.24%) SaaS
2 3 (2.21%) Office 365
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (19.85%) Firewall
2 19 (13.97%) TCP/IP
2 19 (13.97%) SAN
3 16 (11.76%) VoIP
4 15 (11.03%) DNS
5 11 (8.09%) LAN
6 10 (7.35%) VPN
7 8 (5.88%) WAN
8 7 (5.15%) DHCP
8 7 (5.15%) Internet
9 6 (4.41%) 3G
9 6 (4.41%) Ethernet
9 6 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.68%) Wireless
11 4 (2.94%) OSPF
11 4 (2.94%) BGP
11 4 (2.94%) IPv4
11 4 (2.94%) Telnet
11 4 (2.94%) SSH
12 3 (2.21%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.97%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) QuickTest Pro
1 18 (13.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) WiX
2 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (5.15%) Electronics
3 7 (5.15%) Retail
4 6 (4.41%) Military
5 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.47%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) LAMP
2 2 (1.47%) .NET
2 2 (1.47%) J2EE
2 2 (1.47%) DCOM
2 2 (1.47%) ActiveX
3 1 (0.74%) Middleware
3 1 (0.74%) XML
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
3 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.74%) WCF
3 1 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.41%) SCADA
3 6 (4.41%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.41%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.94%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.94%) Open Source
5 2 (1.47%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.74%) CMDB
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (66.91%) Windows
2 27 (19.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 16 (11.76%) Linux
4 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 6 (4.41%) Mac OS X
6 6 (4.41%) Mac OS
7 5 (3.68%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.21%) CentOS
10 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.47%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.74%) UNIX
11 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.82%) ITIL
2 22 (16.18%) CRM
3 19 (13.97%) ERP
4 18 (13.24%) Workflow
4 18 (13.24%) Workflow Management
4 18 (13.24%) Test Management
4 18 (13.24%) Test Automation
4 18 (13.24%) Functional Testing
5 12 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (8.82%) Supplier Management
6 10 (7.35%) Service Management
7 9 (6.62%) Change Management
8 6 (4.41%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.68%) Document Management
9 5 (3.68%) Server Monitoring
10 4 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.94%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.21%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (1.47%) Time Management
12 2 (1.47%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (33.09%) SQL
2 21 (15.44%) C
3 13 (9.56%) PHP
4 7 (5.15%) VB
4 7 (5.15%) C++
5 2 (1.47%) Java
5 2 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (11.03%) MCITP
3 12 (8.82%) MCP
3 12 (8.82%) CCNA
4 11 (8.09%) MCSE
5 8 (5.88%) CCNP
5 8 (5.88%) Degree
5 8 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.94%) MCSA
9 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) PCI DSS
2 7 (5.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (39.71%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.29%) vSphere
4 10 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (6.62%) Hyper-V
5 9 (6.62%) XenApp
6 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.74%) UAG
6 1 (0.74%) Firmware
6 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (13.24%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.15%) SCCM
3 4 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.94%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.21%) SCOM
5 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.47%) Plesk
Vendors
1 53 (38.97%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.26%) VMware
3 24 (17.65%) HP
3 24 (17.65%) Cisco
4 23 (16.91%) Citrix
5 12 (8.82%) Juniper
5 12 (8.82%) Fortinet
6 6 (4.41%) Apple
6 6 (4.41%) Symantec
7 5 (3.68%) Avaya
7 5 (3.68%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.21%) Verint
8 3 (2.21%) Dell
9 2 (1.47%) Nokia
9 2 (1.47%) Mitel
9 2 (1.47%) Altiris
9 2 (1.47%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.74%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.74%) Remedy
10 1 (0.74%) Websense
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + (neg. DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 6 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Crawley
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago