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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 42 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 61 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.68% 2.07% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.86% 2.13% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 17 40
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,000 £16,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
1041 1078 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.93% 97.20% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 923 965 1350
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 19 December 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 December 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 +28 38 £37,500 +36.36%
Gatwick - 10 £22,500 -
Horsham 0 7 £40,000 +81.81% 1
Burgess Hill - 4 £24,250 -
Worthing - 2 £30,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 71 (65.14%) Windows
2 39 (35.78%) Microsoft
3 37 (33.94%) VMware
4 36 (33.03%) Active Directory
5 32 (29.36%) ITIL
6 30 (27.52%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (25.69%) SQL
7 28 (25.69%) Firewall
8 26 (23.85%) Cisco
8 26 (23.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (22.02%) HP
10 23 (21.10%) Citrix
10 23 (21.10%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
12 20 (18.35%) MS Office
12 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
13 18 (16.51%) Workflow
13 18 (16.51%) Workflow Management
13 18 (16.51%) Test Management
13 18 (16.51%) Test Automation
13 18 (16.51%) Functional Testing
13 18 (16.51%) QuickTest Pro
13 18 (16.51%) JIRA
13 18 (16.51%) vSphere
13 18 (16.51%) HP Quality Center
14 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (14.68%) SAN
16 14 (12.84%) VoIP
17 13 (11.93%) C
18 12 (11.01%) Capacity Planning

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (9.17%) IIS
2 9 (8.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.75%) Lync
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.83%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) Apache
5 2 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) MS Office
1 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) SaaS
2 3 (2.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.69%) Firewall
2 16 (14.68%) SAN
3 14 (12.84%) VoIP
4 12 (11.01%) TCP/IP
5 10 (9.17%) VPN
6 9 (8.26%) DNS
6 9 (8.26%) LAN
7 7 (6.42%) WAN
8 6 (5.50%) Internet
8 6 (5.50%) 3G
8 6 (5.50%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.59%) Wireless
10 3 (2.75%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.75%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (2.75%) SSL
10 3 (2.75%) DHCP
10 3 (2.75%) PBX
11 2 (1.83%) DSL
11 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.83%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) MySQL
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (16.51%) QuickTest Pro
1 18 (16.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) WiX
2 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.42%) Electronics
1 7 (6.42%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Military
3 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) J2EE
1 3 (2.75%) LAMP
2 2 (1.83%) WAP
2 2 (1.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.92%) Middleware
3 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.92%) XML
3 1 (0.92%) Ajax
3 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.92%) WCF
3 1 (0.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.50%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.59%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.75%) SCADA
6 3 (2.75%) GIS
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (65.14%) Windows
2 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (9.17%) Linux
4 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
5 7 (6.42%) Mac OS X
6 6 (5.50%) Mac OS
7 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
7 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.83%) UNIX
8 2 (1.83%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) ITIL
2 18 (16.51%) Workflow
2 18 (16.51%) Workflow Management
2 18 (16.51%) Test Management
2 18 (16.51%) Test Automation
2 18 (16.51%) Functional Testing
3 12 (11.01%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (11.01%) Supplier Management
4 9 (8.26%) ERP
5 8 (7.34%) CRM
6 6 (5.50%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.67%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.75%) Business Development
9 2 (1.83%) Service Management
10 1 (0.92%) Change Management
10 1 (0.92%) Software Engineering
10 1 (0.92%) Configuration Management
10 1 (0.92%) Business Continuity
10 1 (0.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.69%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) C
3 7 (6.42%) C++
4 4 (3.67%) VB
5 3 (2.75%) Java
5 3 (2.75%) PHP
6 2 (1.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (11.01%) MCP
3 11 (10.09%) CCNA
3 11 (10.09%) Degree
4 10 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.34%) MCSE
6 7 (6.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.50%) CCNP
8 5 (4.59%) MCSA
8 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.67%) MCITP
10 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (33.03%) Active Directory
2 26 (23.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.51%) vSphere
4 10 (9.17%) XenApp
5 9 (8.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.92%) Firmware
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (16.51%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.75%) Plesk
2 3 (2.75%) cPanel
2 3 (2.75%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.75%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.83%) SCCM
4 1 (0.92%) SCOM
4 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (35.78%) Microsoft
2 37 (33.94%) VMware
3 26 (23.85%) Cisco
4 24 (22.02%) HP
5 23 (21.10%) Citrix
6 12 (11.01%) Juniper
6 12 (11.01%) Fortinet
7 6 (5.50%) Avaya
8 5 (4.59%) Apple
9 3 (2.75%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.75%) Verint
10 2 (1.83%) Symantec
10 2 (1.83%) Mitel
10 2 (1.83%) Altiris
10 2 (1.83%) Websense
10 2 (1.83%) NEC
10 2 (1.83%) Nokia
11 1 (0.92%) Lotus
11 1 (0.92%) NetApp
11 1 (0.92%) Dell
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago