The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 102 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 5 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.38% 0.080% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.083% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 9
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1285 1212 1338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.20% 96.50% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1037 1108
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Horsham - 3 £27,500 -
Crawley - 1 £29,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) EqualLogic
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) Dell
6 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (37.50%) Document Management
6 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (25.00%) SSH
7 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (25.00%) Open Source
7 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 2 (25.00%) Telnet
7 2 (25.00%) OSPF

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) Telnet
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) IPv4
5 1 (12.50%) PBX
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) EqualLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Document Management
1 3 (37.50%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel