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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 68 66 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.34% 3.11% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.42% 3.24% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 10
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1081 1079 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.56% 95.91% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 934 945 1061
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -4 17 £28,000 -27.74% 2
Burgess Hill +7 7 £18,500 -32.72% 2
Horsham -8 7 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Worthing -5 2 £30,000 -4.00%
Gatwick - 2 £40,000 -
Haywards Heath +2 1 £26,000 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 71 (70.30%) Windows
2 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
3 33 (32.67%) MS Office
4 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
5 26 (25.74%) Firewall
5 26 (25.74%) VMware
6 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
7 19 (18.81%) SQL
7 19 (18.81%) Citrix
8 18 (17.82%) C
9 17 (16.83%) MCP
9 17 (16.83%) Blackberry
9 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (15.84%) Windows 7
10 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
10 16 (15.84%) ITIL
11 15 (14.85%) CRM
11 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (14.85%) Cisco
12 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
12 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (12.87%) Linux
13 13 (12.87%) DNS
14 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (11.88%) IIS
15 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
15 11 (10.89%) JIRA
15 11 (10.89%) Test Management
15 11 (10.89%) HP Quality Center

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (13.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.88%) IIS
3 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.98%) Apache
5 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.99%) Lync
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (32.67%) MS Office
2 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) SAP CRM
2 4 (3.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Office 365
2 4 (3.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.74%) Firewall
2 13 (12.87%) DNS
3 10 (9.90%) LAN
3 10 (9.90%) Wireless
4 9 (8.91%) Internet
5 8 (7.92%) WAN
5 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.94%) 3G
7 5 (4.95%) VoIP
7 5 (4.95%) SAN
7 5 (4.95%) DHCP
8 4 (3.96%) PBX
8 4 (3.96%) VPN
9 3 (2.97%) SSL
10 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.98%) MPLS
10 2 (1.98%) DSL
10 2 (1.98%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.98%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) MySQL
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (10.89%) JIRA
2 1 (0.99%) WiX
2 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (6.93%) Electronics
2 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.94%) Military
3 1 (0.99%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) J2EE
1 3 (2.97%) LAMP
2 2 (1.98%) WAP
3 1 (0.99%) .NET
3 1 (0.99%) COM
3 1 (0.99%) WCF
3 1 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Blackberry
1 17 (16.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.96%) Smartphone
2 4 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.97%) GIS
4 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 71 (70.30%) Windows
2 16 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (15.84%) Windows 7
3 15 (14.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.87%) Linux
5 11 (10.89%) Mac OS X
6 9 (8.91%) Mac OS
7 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.95%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.98%) UNIX
9 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.84%) ITIL
2 15 (14.85%) CRM
3 11 (10.89%) Workflow
3 11 (10.89%) Workflow Management
3 11 (10.89%) Test Management
3 11 (10.89%) Test Automation
3 11 (10.89%) Functional Testing
4 8 (7.92%) ERP
5 6 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (5.94%) Supplier Management
6 4 (3.96%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.97%) Service Management
7 3 (2.97%) Business Development
8 2 (1.98%) Time Management
8 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
9 1 (0.99%) Software Engineering
9 1 (0.99%) Change Management
9 1 (0.99%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (0.99%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 18 (17.82%) C
3 3 (2.97%) C++
3 3 (2.97%) Java
3 3 (2.97%) PHP
4 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) MCP
2 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (8.91%) CCNA
4 9 (8.91%) MCSE
4 9 (8.91%) Degree
5 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.93%) MCSA
5 7 (6.93%) CCNP
6 6 (5.94%) SC Cleared
7 4 (3.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) SLA
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (27.72%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.94%) vSphere
4 5 (4.95%) XenApp
5 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.97%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.89%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.96%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.97%) Plesk
3 3 (2.97%) cPanel
4 2 (1.98%) SCCM
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (25.74%) VMware
3 19 (18.81%) Citrix
4 15 (14.85%) Cisco
5 11 (10.89%) HP
6 8 (7.92%) Apple
7 7 (6.93%) Juniper
8 6 (5.94%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.95%) SAP
10 4 (3.96%) Websense
11 3 (2.97%) Symantec
11 3 (2.97%) Avaya
11 3 (2.97%) 3PAR
12 2 (1.98%) Nokia
12 2 (1.98%) NEC
12 2 (1.98%) Mitel
12 2 (1.98%) Altiris
13 1 (0.99%) Lotus
13 1 (0.99%) Sophos
13 1 (0.99%) NetApp
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
NAHT
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago