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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 83 48 81
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 26 70 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.24% 5.30% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 5.49% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 54 29
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
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
1130 1275 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.16% 96.44% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1156 1128
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 -14 17 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Haywards Heath - 2 £25,000 - 2
Horsham -9 1 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Chichester - 1 £34,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (50.77%) MS Office
4 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
6 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
7 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
8 20 (30.77%) Linux
8 20 (30.77%) C
9 19 (29.23%) Firewall
10 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
10 18 (27.69%) Mac OS X
10 18 (27.69%) Blackberry
11 17 (26.15%) MCP
12 16 (24.62%) Internet
13 15 (23.08%) DNS
13 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.08%) Mac OS
14 14 (21.54%) VMware
15 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (16.92%) Wireless
17 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
18 9 (13.85%) ITIL
18 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
19 8 (12.31%) SQL
19 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
19 8 (12.31%) MCSE
19 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
19 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.77%) IIS
3 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.69%) Lync
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (50.77%) MS Office
2 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.23%) Firewall
2 16 (24.62%) Internet
3 15 (23.08%) DNS
4 11 (16.92%) Wireless
5 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.15%) LAN
7 3 (4.62%) VoIP
7 3 (4.62%) WAN
7 3 (4.62%) DHCP
8 2 (3.08%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security
9 1 (1.54%) Telepresence
9 1 (1.54%) SAN
9 1 (1.54%) MPLS
9 1 (1.54%) SCCP
9 1 (1.54%) FTP
9 1 (1.54%) IPX
9 1 (1.54%) IPX/SPX
9 1 (1.54%) WLAN
9 1 (1.54%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (9.23%) Back Office
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) COM
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.08%) EqualLogic
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 55 (84.62%) Windows
2 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
5 20 (30.77%) Linux
6 18 (27.69%) Mac OS X
7 15 (23.08%) Mac OS
8 10 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
10 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) ITIL
2 6 (9.23%) CRM
2 6 (9.23%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.15%) ERP
3 4 (6.15%) Time Management
3 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) Change Management
5 2 (3.08%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.54%) Change Control
6 1 (1.54%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.54%) Database Security
6 1 (1.54%) Service Management
6 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.54%) ITSM
6 1 (1.54%) Content Management
6 1 (1.54%) Automated Testing
6 1 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) C
2 8 (12.31%) SQL
3 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) MCP
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.31%) MCSE
4 6 (9.23%) MCITP
5 5 (7.69%) MCSA
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.08%) CCA
6 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.54%) CCNP
7 1 (1.54%) CCNA
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
7 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) XenApp
5 1 (1.54%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
1 1 (1.54%) SCOM
1 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) Apple
4 4 (6.15%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco
6 2 (3.08%) Dell
6 2 (3.08%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.08%) NetApp
6 2 (3.08%) Websense
7 1 (1.54%) Symantec
7 1 (1.54%) Juniper
Haywards Heath
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Synergize Consulting
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Next Move IT
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago