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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 51 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 48 22 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.06% 2.03% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 2.08% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 62
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £40,000
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
1159 1059 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.97% 97.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 962 1231
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +25 28 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Gatwick - 13 £26,000 -
Burgess Hill - 7 £27,500 -
Haywards Heath -4 3 £42,500 +84.78%
Horsham - 2 £27,500 - 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 19 September 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 79 (70.54%) Windows
2 56 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 56 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (38.39%) ITIL
4 37 (33.04%) SQL
5 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 32 (28.57%) VMware
7 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
10 22 (19.64%) Cisco
10 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (19.64%) SAN
10 22 (19.64%) Firewall
11 21 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
12 19 (16.96%) IIS
13 18 (16.07%) HP
13 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
14 17 (15.18%) DNS
14 17 (15.18%) C
14 17 (15.18%) ERP
14 17 (15.18%) Linux
14 17 (15.18%) Finance
15 16 (14.29%) CRM
15 16 (14.29%) VoIP
16 15 (13.39%) Citrix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.96%) IIS
3 13 (11.61%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (8.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.68%) Lync
7 2 (1.79%) CMS
7 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.89%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.89%) IaaS
2 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) SAN
1 22 (19.64%) Firewall
2 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
3 17 (15.18%) DNS
4 16 (14.29%) VoIP
5 9 (8.04%) DHCP
6 8 (7.14%) Internet
7 7 (6.25%) VPN
7 7 (6.25%) WAN
7 7 (6.25%) LAN
8 6 (5.36%) Ethernet
8 6 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.46%) Wireless
10 4 (3.57%) SSH
10 4 (3.57%) OSPF
10 4 (3.57%) BGP
10 4 (3.57%) Telnet
10 4 (3.57%) IPv4
11 3 (2.68%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (2.68%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.39%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.71%) QuickTest Pro
1 12 (10.71%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) WiX
2 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (2.68%) Electronics
4 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.79%) Military
5 2 (1.79%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) LAMP
2 2 (1.79%) .NET
2 2 (1.79%) DCOM
2 2 (1.79%) ActiveX
3 1 (0.89%) Middleware
3 1 (0.89%) XML
3 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.89%) Ajax
3 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.89%) WCF
3 1 (0.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) Blackberry
3 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.36%) SCADA
4 6 (5.36%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.57%) Open Source
6 2 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.89%) CMDB
7 1 (0.89%) Firmware
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 79 (70.54%) Windows
2 31 (27.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (15.18%) Linux
6 10 (8.93%) Windows XP
7 8 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.36%) Mac OS
8 6 (5.36%) Mac OS X
9 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.68%) CentOS
11 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.39%) ITIL
2 17 (15.18%) ERP
3 16 (14.29%) CRM
4 12 (10.71%) Workflow Management
4 12 (10.71%) Workflow
4 12 (10.71%) Test Management
4 12 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 12 (10.71%) Functional Testing
5 10 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (8.04%) Service Management
6 9 (8.04%) Change Management
6 9 (8.04%) Supplier Management
7 6 (5.36%) Capacity Management
8 5 (4.46%) Server Monitoring
8 5 (4.46%) Document Management
9 4 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.79%) Load Balancing
11 2 (1.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.04%) SQL
2 17 (15.18%) C
3 11 (9.82%) PHP
4 7 (6.25%) VB
5 5 (4.46%) C++
6 2 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (10.71%) MCITP
4 9 (8.04%) CCNA
4 9 (8.04%) MCSE
5 7 (6.25%) MCP
5 7 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.46%) Degree
6 5 (4.46%) CCNP
6 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.79%) MCSA
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.50%) vSphere
4 12 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 10 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (7.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.89%) UAG
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (9.82%) SCCM
3 8 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.68%) SCOM
6 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.79%) Plesk
Vendors
1 56 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.57%) VMware
3 22 (19.64%) Cisco
4 18 (16.07%) HP
5 15 (13.39%) Citrix
6 10 (8.93%) Symantec
7 9 (8.04%) Juniper
7 9 (8.04%) Fortinet
8 8 (7.14%) Apple
9 6 (5.36%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.57%) Avaya
11 3 (2.68%) Dell
11 3 (2.68%) Verint
12 2 (1.79%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.79%) Nokia
12 2 (1.79%) Altiris
13 1 (0.89%) Mitel
13 1 (0.89%) Remedy
13 1 (0.89%) Oracle
13 1 (0.89%) NetApp
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