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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 64 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 43 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.40% 4.00% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 4.11% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 24
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £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
1215 1193 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.20% 97.31% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 1046 977
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 -7 29 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Haywards Heath +6 4 £25,000 -39.39%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 4 £21,500 -
Horsham 0 3 £45,000 +63.63%
Burgess Hill +1 1 £31,500 +14.54% 1
Chichester - 1 £27,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 38 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 30 (40.54%) Linux
4 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (39.19%) MS Office
6 28 (37.84%) Firewall
7 24 (32.43%) Blackberry
7 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
8 21 (28.38%) Mac OS X
8 21 (28.38%) Internet
9 20 (27.03%) MCP
9 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
10 19 (25.68%) Mac OS
10 19 (25.68%) C
10 19 (25.68%) DNS
11 17 (22.97%) ITIL
11 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
12 16 (21.62%) VMware
13 14 (18.92%) SQL
13 14 (18.92%) TCP/IP
14 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
14 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
16 11 (14.86%) IIS
17 10 (13.51%) WAN
17 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (13.51%) Change Management
18 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
19 8 (10.81%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) IIS
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.76%) Lync
4 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.05%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 29 (39.19%) MS Office
2 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 4 (5.41%) Office 365
2 4 (5.41%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) Firewall
2 21 (28.38%) Internet
3 19 (25.68%) DNS
4 14 (18.92%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.51%) WAN
6 8 (10.81%) DHCP
7 7 (9.46%) Wireless
8 6 (8.11%) LAN
9 4 (5.41%) IP Telephony
10 3 (4.05%) VPN
11 2 (2.70%) IPsec
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.70%) xDSL
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.70%) PPP
11 2 (2.70%) VoIP
11 2 (2.70%) Broadband
11 2 (2.70%) SSL
11 2 (2.70%) IPv4
11 2 (2.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.35%) Big Data
General
1 7 (9.46%) Back Office
2 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Legal
5 2 (2.70%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) J2EE
1 3 (4.05%) Middleware
2 2 (2.70%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) iPad
3 4 (5.41%) iPhone
4 2 (2.70%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 38 (51.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (40.54%) Linux
3 30 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (28.38%) Mac OS X
5 20 (27.03%) Windows 7
6 19 (25.68%) Mac OS
7 9 (12.16%) Windows XP
8 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
9 6 (8.11%) UNIX
10 4 (5.41%) Android
11 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) Change Management
3 8 (10.81%) Time Management
4 7 (9.46%) Service Management
5 6 (8.11%) CRM
5 6 (8.11%) ERP
6 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.76%) Email Marketing
7 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.35%) Change Control
10 1 (1.35%) Capacity Management
10 1 (1.35%) Database Security
10 1 (1.35%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.35%) B2C
10 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) C
2 14 (18.92%) SQL
3 6 (8.11%) PHP
4 5 (6.76%) Perl
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.70%) Python
8 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.35%) Java
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) MCP
2 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.46%) MCITP
3 7 (9.46%) MCSE
4 3 (4.05%) MCSA
5 2 (2.70%) CCIE
5 2 (2.70%) CCSP
5 2 (2.70%) CCIP
5 2 (2.70%) CCA
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.70%) Degree
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.70%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.35%) MCDST
6 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.62%) VMware
3 5 (6.76%) Citrix
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) F5
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) Lotus
5 3 (4.05%) WatchGuard
5 3 (4.05%) NETGEAR
5 3 (4.05%) Trend Micro
6 2 (2.70%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.70%) NetApp
6 2 (2.70%) FatWire
6 2 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (1.35%) Apple
7 1 (1.35%) Baan
7 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.35%) Tripwire
Burgess Hill
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £13,000 to £17,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Eye Tests
Posted: 7 days ago
West Sussex
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Eye Tests
Posted: 7 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Avios
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago