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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 70 42 68
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 32 74 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.76% 5.60% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 5.75% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 31
Average salary £29,500 £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.84% -0.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £24,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
1114 1286 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.03% 97.28% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1145 1040
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 31 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 31 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
(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 -18 24 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Haywards Heath - 4 £25,000 -
Burgess Hill -3 1 £31,500 +14.54%
Horsham -4 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 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 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (47.06%) MS Office
4 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
6 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
7 24 (35.29%) Linux
8 22 (32.35%) Firewall
9 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
10 20 (29.41%) Mac OS X
11 19 (27.94%) C
12 18 (26.47%) MS Excel
12 18 (26.47%) Internet
12 18 (26.47%) Blackberry
13 17 (25.00%) MCP
13 17 (25.00%) Mac OS
14 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
14 16 (23.53%) DNS
14 16 (23.53%) ITIL
15 15 (22.06%) SQL
15 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
16 14 (20.59%) IIS
17 13 (19.12%) VMware
18 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (14.71%) Change Management
19 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
20 9 (13.24%) Windows XP
20 9 (13.24%) Time Management
20 9 (13.24%) Windows 8
21 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 16 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.59%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Lync
4 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 32 (47.06%) MS Office
2 18 (26.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.35%) Firewall
2 18 (26.47%) Internet
3 16 (23.53%) DNS
4 8 (11.76%) Wireless
5 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.35%) LAN
6 5 (7.35%) WAN
7 4 (5.88%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.41%) DHCP
9 1 (1.47%) FTP
9 1 (1.47%) IPX
9 1 (1.47%) IPX/SPX
9 1 (1.47%) VoIP
9 1 (1.47%) WLAN
9 1 (1.47%) VPN
9 1 (1.47%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) MPLS
9 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
General
1 7 (10.29%) Back Office
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 5 (7.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (7.35%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 2 (2.94%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
1 1 (1.47%) CSS
1 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 37 (54.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (35.29%) Linux
5 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
6 20 (29.41%) Mac OS X
7 17 (25.00%) Mac OS
8 9 (13.24%) Windows 8
8 9 (13.24%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) Change Management
3 9 (13.24%) Time Management
4 7 (10.29%) CRM
5 6 (8.82%) ERP
5 6 (8.82%) Service Management
6 5 (7.35%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.35%) Email Marketing
7 4 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.47%) Change Control
9 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.47%) Database Security
9 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.47%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.47%) SDLC
9 1 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.47%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) C
2 15 (22.06%) SQL
3 6 (8.82%) PHP
4 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) MCP
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.82%) MCSE
3 6 (8.82%) MCITP
4 3 (4.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.94%) CCA
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.12%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) Citrix
4 2 (2.94%) NetApp
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Dell
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
5 1 (1.47%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.47%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec
5 1 (1.47%) Lotus
Crawley, West Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Bonus Schemes
Posted: 24 days ago