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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 66 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.97% 2.73% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.85% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 20
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £43,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
1221 1335 1397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.99% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1058 1170 1170
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +3 19 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Horsham 0 7 £26,500 -26.89%
Burgess Hill -2 5 £18,500 -32.72%
Chichester -1 1 £34,500 +43.75%
Haywards Heath -2 1 £26,000 +8.33% 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 65 (77.38%) Windows
2 37 (44.05%) MS Office
3 36 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
7 22 (26.19%) Firewall
7 22 (26.19%) VMware
7 22 (26.19%) Windows 7
8 18 (21.43%) Linux
8 18 (21.43%) MCP
8 18 (21.43%) C
8 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (21.43%) Blackberry
9 17 (20.24%) MS Exchange
10 16 (19.05%) DNS
11 13 (15.48%) Wireless
11 13 (15.48%) Mac OS X
11 13 (15.48%) MCSE
11 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
12 12 (14.29%) IIS
12 12 (14.29%) SQL
12 12 (14.29%) Citrix
12 12 (14.29%) Internet
13 11 (13.10%) ITIL
13 11 (13.10%) CRM
13 11 (13.10%) Mac OS
14 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (11.90%) SharePoint

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (20.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.29%) IIS
3 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.76%) Lync
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 2 (2.38%) Apache
7 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (44.05%) MS Office
2 22 (26.19%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.19%) Firewall
2 16 (19.05%) DNS
3 13 (15.48%) Wireless
4 12 (14.29%) Internet
5 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 8 (9.52%) LAN
6 7 (8.33%) WAN
7 4 (4.76%) PBX
7 4 (4.76%) SAN
8 3 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.57%) VoIP
8 3 (3.57%) DHCP
9 2 (2.38%) VPN
9 2 (2.38%) 3G
9 2 (2.38%) DSL
9 2 (2.38%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (1.19%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.19%) SCCP
10 1 (1.19%) MPLS
10 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.95%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Back Office
2 4 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (2.38%) Publishing
3 2 (2.38%) Military
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) WAP
2 1 (1.19%) LAMP
2 1 (1.19%) J2EE
2 1 (1.19%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.38%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 65 (77.38%) Windows
2 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (26.19%) Windows 7
5 18 (21.43%) Linux
6 13 (15.48%) Mac OS X
7 11 (13.10%) Mac OS
8 8 (9.52%) Windows 8
9 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.38%) UNIX
10 2 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.10%) ITIL
1 11 (13.10%) CRM
2 6 (7.14%) ERP
3 5 (5.95%) Mentoring
4 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.57%) Workflow
5 3 (3.57%) Workflow Management
5 3 (3.57%) Service Management
5 3 (3.57%) Change Management
5 3 (3.57%) Functional Testing
5 3 (3.57%) Test Management
5 3 (3.57%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.38%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (2.38%) Time Management
6 2 (2.38%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.19%) Business Development
7 1 (1.19%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.19%) Change Control
7 1 (1.19%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) C
2 12 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.19%) C++
3 1 (1.19%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) MCP
1 18 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.48%) MCSE
3 9 (10.71%) MCSA
4 8 (9.52%) MCITP
5 4 (4.76%) Degree
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.38%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) CCA
7 2 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.33%) vSphere
4 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (3.57%) vMotion
2 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.19%) Plesk
3 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.19%) cPanel
Vendors
1 36 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.19%) VMware
3 12 (14.29%) Citrix
4 7 (8.33%) Cisco
4 7 (8.33%) Apple
5 5 (5.95%) SAP
6 4 (4.76%) Websense
7 3 (3.57%) Symantec
7 3 (3.57%) HP
8 2 (2.38%) Dell
8 2 (2.38%) Avaya
8 2 (2.38%) NetApp
8 2 (2.38%) NEC
8 2 (2.38%) Mitel
8 2 (2.38%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.19%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.19%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.19%) Sophos
9 1 (1.19%) Lotus
9 1 (1.19%) Juniper
Crawley, West Sussex
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago