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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 50 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 54 25 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.32% 2.20% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 2.26% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 57
Average salary £33,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,150 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
1219 1104 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.52% 97.18% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 969 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +42 31 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Gatwick - 9 £26,000 -
Burgess Hill - 6 £27,500 -
Haywards Heath -17 2 £41,250 +79.34% 1
Horsham - 2 £28,250 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (69.52%) Windows
2 57 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 52 (49.52%) Active Directory
4 38 (36.19%) ITIL
5 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 35 (33.33%) SQL
6 31 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (24.76%) VMware
8 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 21 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (19.05%) IIS
10 20 (19.05%) SAN
10 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
12 18 (17.14%) ERP
12 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
13 17 (16.19%) C
13 17 (16.19%) Finance
13 17 (16.19%) Firewall
14 16 (15.24%) CRM
14 16 (15.24%) HP
14 16 (15.24%) Cisco
14 16 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (14.29%) SaaS
16 14 (13.33%) Hyper-V
16 14 (13.33%) VoIP
16 14 (13.33%) Linux
17 13 (12.38%) SharePoint

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (19.05%) IIS
3 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.90%) Lync
8 1 (0.95%) CMS
8 1 (0.95%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) IaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.05%) SAN
2 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 17 (16.19%) Firewall
4 14 (13.33%) VoIP
5 13 (12.38%) DNS
6 11 (10.48%) Internet
7 9 (8.57%) WAN
7 9 (8.57%) LAN
8 8 (7.62%) DHCP
8 8 (7.62%) VPN
9 7 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 6 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (3.81%) IPv4
11 4 (3.81%) BGP
11 4 (3.81%) OSPF
11 4 (3.81%) SSH
11 4 (3.81%) Telnet
12 3 (2.86%) Wireless
13 2 (1.90%) Network Security
13 2 (1.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) MySQL
3 2 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.95%) MS Access
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) JIRA
1 10 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (16.19%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (7.62%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) LAMP
2 3 (2.86%) ActiveX
2 3 (2.86%) DCOM
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.95%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 7 (6.67%) SCADA
3 6 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.81%) Open Source
5 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.95%) Firmware
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
6 1 (0.95%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 73 (69.52%) Windows
2 31 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 20 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (13.33%) Linux
6 13 (12.38%) Windows XP
7 10 (9.52%) Windows 8
8 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.76%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.86%) CentOS
11 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.95%) UNIX
12 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.19%) ITIL
2 18 (17.14%) ERP
3 16 (15.24%) CRM
4 10 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 10 (9.52%) Test Management
4 10 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 10 (9.52%) Workflow
5 9 (8.57%) Service Management
5 9 (8.57%) Change Management
5 9 (8.57%) Workflow Management
6 6 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.76%) Document Management
7 5 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (4.76%) Supplier Management
8 4 (3.81%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.90%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.90%) Project Management
9 2 (1.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.33%) SQL
2 17 (16.19%) C
3 11 (10.48%) PHP
4 8 (7.62%) VB
5 5 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (0.95%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (11.43%) MCITP
4 9 (8.57%) MCSE
5 6 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.71%) MCP
6 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.76%) CCNA
7 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.90%) Degree
7 2 (1.90%) MCSA
7 2 (1.90%) CCNP
8 1 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.48%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (49.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 13 (12.38%) vSphere
5 8 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.71%) XenApp
7 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.95%) UAG
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (8.57%) SCCM
3 8 (7.62%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.86%) SCOM
5 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 57 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.76%) VMware
3 16 (15.24%) HP
3 16 (15.24%) Cisco
4 11 (10.48%) Citrix
5 10 (9.52%) Symantec
6 8 (7.62%) Apple
7 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.71%) Juniper
8 5 (4.76%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 3 (2.86%) Avaya
11 2 (1.90%) Verint
12 1 (0.95%) Mitel
12 1 (0.95%) NetApp
12 1 (0.95%) Remedy
12 1 (0.95%) Oracle
12 1 (0.95%) Wonderware
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Crawley
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago