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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 38 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 65 14 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.95% 1.28% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 1.32% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 42 11 52
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £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
1059 1059 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.98% 96.62% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 943 950 1407
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £21,600
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +36 45 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Gatwick - 14 £22,500 - 1
Horsham -2 4 £33,000 +50.00% 3
Burgess Hill - 4 £24,750 -
Haywards Heath -2 1 £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 21 November 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 76 (63.87%) Windows
2 40 (33.61%) Active Directory
3 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
4 36 (30.25%) SQL
5 35 (29.41%) ITIL
6 33 (27.73%) VMware
7 32 (26.89%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (21.85%) Firewall
9 26 (21.85%) HP
10 24 (20.17%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (20.17%) Cisco
11 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
11 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (18.49%) Citrix
13 21 (17.65%) MS Office
14 20 (16.81%) QuickTest Pro
14 20 (16.81%) Workflow
14 20 (16.81%) Test Management
14 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
14 20 (16.81%) HP Quality Center
14 20 (16.81%) Workflow Management
14 20 (16.81%) JIRA
14 20 (16.81%) Functional Testing
15 18 (15.13%) C
16 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
17 15 (12.61%) vSphere
18 14 (11.76%) MCP
18 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (11.76%) SAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 12 (10.08%) IIS
2 11 (9.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.52%) Lync
5 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.68%) CMS
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.84%) Apache
7 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (17.65%) MS Office
2 16 (13.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (21.85%) Firewall
2 14 (11.76%) SAN
3 13 (10.92%) VoIP
4 10 (8.40%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.40%) VPN
5 9 (7.56%) DNS
5 9 (7.56%) Internet
6 6 (5.04%) 3G
6 6 (5.04%) LAN
6 6 (5.04%) Wireless
6 6 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.36%) WAN
7 4 (3.36%) DHCP
8 3 (2.52%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (2.52%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.68%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (1.68%) DSL
9 2 (1.68%) PBX
9 2 (1.68%) SSL
10 1 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.24%) MySQL
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (16.81%) QuickTest Pro
1 20 (16.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) WiX
2 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (10.08%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Electronics
3 6 (5.04%) Military
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
5 3 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.68%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) LAMP
2 2 (1.68%) .NET
2 2 (1.68%) J2EE
3 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.84%) XML
3 1 (0.84%) Middleware
3 1 (0.84%) Ajax
3 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.84%) WCF
3 1 (0.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.08%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.04%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.36%) Smartphone
4 4 (3.36%) SCADA
5 2 (1.68%) GIS
6 1 (0.84%) User Experience
6 1 (0.84%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 76 (63.87%) Windows
2 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (10.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (9.24%) Linux
6 9 (7.56%) Mac OS
6 9 (7.56%) Mac OS X
7 4 (3.36%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) ITIL
2 20 (16.81%) Workflow
2 20 (16.81%) Workflow Management
2 20 (16.81%) Test Management
2 20 (16.81%) Test Automation
2 20 (16.81%) Functional Testing
3 13 (10.92%) CRM
3 13 (10.92%) ERP
4 12 (10.08%) Supplier Management
4 12 (10.08%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (5.04%) Capacity Management
6 5 (4.20%) Service Management
7 4 (3.36%) Change Management
7 4 (3.36%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.68%) Business Development
8 2 (1.68%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (0.84%) Time Management
9 1 (0.84%) Server Monitoring
9 1 (0.84%) Software Engineering
9 1 (0.84%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.25%) SQL
2 18 (15.13%) C
3 7 (5.88%) C++
4 6 (5.04%) PHP
5 5 (4.20%) VB
6 2 (1.68%) Java
6 2 (1.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (20.17%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (11.76%) MCP
3 12 (10.08%) CCNA
3 12 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.56%) Degree
5 8 (6.72%) CCNP
5 8 (6.72%) MCSE
6 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (5.88%) MCITP
6 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
6 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.52%) MCSA
9 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) SLA
2 6 (5.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (33.61%) Active Directory
2 27 (22.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.61%) vSphere
4 10 (8.40%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (7.56%) XenApp
6 4 (3.36%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.84%) Firmware
7 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (16.81%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.36%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.36%) SCCM
3 3 (2.52%) SCOM
4 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.68%) Plesk
4 2 (1.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.73%) VMware
3 26 (21.85%) HP
4 24 (20.17%) Cisco
5 22 (18.49%) Citrix
6 12 (10.08%) Juniper
6 12 (10.08%) Fortinet
7 6 (5.04%) Avaya
8 5 (4.20%) Apple
9 4 (3.36%) Symantec
10 3 (2.52%) Verint
11 2 (1.68%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.68%) NEC
11 2 (1.68%) Mitel
11 2 (1.68%) Altiris
11 2 (1.68%) Dell
11 2 (1.68%) Nokia
12 1 (0.84%) Lotus
12 1 (0.84%) NetApp
12 1 (0.84%) Remedy
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Horsham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey, Sussex, Reigate, Crawley, Epsom,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + generous bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago