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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 80 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 31 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.66% 4.22% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 4.37% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 45 32
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,400 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £32,500 £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
1141 1305 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.86% 96.60% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1170 1179
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,350 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -7 18 £26,500 -1.85%
Horsham -5 3 £26,500 -3.63%
Burgess Hill -11 2 £27,250 -0.90%
Chichester - 1 £34,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (82.09%) Windows
2 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 30 (44.78%) MS Office
3 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (40.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (37.31%) Active Directory
6 19 (28.36%) VMware
6 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
7 18 (26.87%) Firewall
7 18 (26.87%) DNS
7 18 (26.87%) Linux
8 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
8 17 (25.37%) Blackberry
9 16 (23.88%) MS Exchange
9 16 (23.88%) C
10 14 (20.90%) MCP
10 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (19.40%) Mac OS X
12 12 (17.91%) Internet
12 12 (17.91%) Wireless
12 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (16.42%) Mac OS
14 10 (14.93%) ITIL
14 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
14 10 (14.93%) MCSE
15 9 (13.43%) Windows XP
15 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
16 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
16 8 (11.94%) IIS
16 8 (11.94%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (23.88%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) IIS
3 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.46%) Lync
5 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.49%) Apache
7 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (44.78%) MS Office
2 17 (25.37%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) Firewall
1 18 (26.87%) DNS
2 12 (17.91%) Internet
2 12 (17.91%) Wireless
3 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.46%) LAN
5 4 (5.97%) VoIP
5 4 (5.97%) DHCP
5 4 (5.97%) WAN
6 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.99%) SAN
7 2 (2.99%) PBX
8 1 (1.49%) Network Security
8 1 (1.49%) WLAN
8 1 (1.49%) FTP
8 1 (1.49%) IPX
8 1 (1.49%) IPX/SPX
8 1 (1.49%) SCCP
8 1 (1.49%) MPLS
8 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.97%) Back Office
2 2 (2.99%) Electronics
2 2 (2.99%) Publishing
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) WAP
2 1 (1.49%) COM
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.99%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (40.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
5 18 (26.87%) Linux
6 13 (19.40%) Mac OS X
7 11 (16.42%) Mac OS
8 9 (13.43%) Windows XP
8 9 (13.43%) Windows 8
9 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) CRM
3 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.46%) ERP
5 4 (5.97%) Time Management
6 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.99%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.49%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.49%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.49%) Content Management
8 1 (1.49%) ITSM
8 1 (1.49%) Service Management
8 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.49%) Database Security
8 1 (1.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.49%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.88%) C
2 8 (11.94%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) MCP
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.93%) MCSE
3 7 (10.45%) MCSA
4 6 (8.96%) MCITP
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.99%) CCNA
6 2 (2.99%) CCA
6 2 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.99%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (37.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) vSphere
4 3 (4.48%) XenApp
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.49%) Plesk
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.49%) cPanel
2 1 (1.49%) vMotion
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.36%) VMware
3 7 (10.45%) Citrix
4 6 (8.96%) Apple
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 5 (7.46%) SAP
6 3 (4.48%) Websense
6 3 (4.48%) Symantec
7 2 (2.99%) Dell
7 2 (2.99%) NetApp
7 2 (2.99%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.49%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) Sophos
8 1 (1.49%) 3PAR