The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 73 81
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 51 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 6.83% 1.78% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.89% 1.81% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 51 15 20
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +62.16%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,700
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 740 829 953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 99.06% 98.57% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 687 741 837
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Brighton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Brighton.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Brighton

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Brighton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Brighton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Brighton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 89 (84.76%) Cisco
2 86 (81.90%) CCNA
2 86 (81.90%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (66.67%) CCNP
4 59 (56.19%) VoIP
5 58 (55.24%) Data Centre
6 53 (50.48%) VMware
7 51 (48.57%) Palo Alto
8 50 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
9 42 (40.00%) Firewall
10 36 (34.29%) Linux
11 30 (28.57%) Wireless
11 30 (28.57%) VPN
12 29 (27.62%) Juniper
12 29 (27.62%) CheckPoint
12 29 (27.62%) CCSA
12 29 (27.62%) JNCIA
12 29 (27.62%) CCNP Voice
13 28 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (25.71%) Windows
15 26 (24.76%) NetApp
15 26 (24.76%) Nimble Storage
16 24 (22.86%) DevOps
16 24 (22.86%) VLAN
17 23 (21.90%) Driving Licence
17 23 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
17 23 (21.90%) DNS
17 23 (21.90%) DHCP
17 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
18 20 (19.05%) Retail

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (56.19%) VoIP
2 50 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
3 42 (40.00%) Firewall
4 30 (28.57%) VPN
4 30 (28.57%) Wireless
5 28 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (22.86%) VLAN
7 23 (21.90%) DHCP
7 23 (21.90%) DNS
7 23 (21.90%) TCP/IP
8 12 (11.43%) Cisco Wireless
8 12 (11.43%) LAN
8 12 (11.43%) WAN
9 8 (7.62%) BGP
9 8 (7.62%) MPLS
10 4 (3.81%) WebEx
11 3 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
1 20 (19.05%) Retail
2 2 (1.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (55.24%) Data Centre
2 23 (21.90%) Driving Licence
3 10 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.29%) Linux
2 27 (25.71%) Windows
3 16 (15.24%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) DevOps
2 8 (7.62%) Change Management
2 8 (7.62%) ITIL
3 7 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (2.86%) Capacity Management
4 3 (2.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (2.86%) High Availability
4 3 (2.86%) Patch Management
4 3 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (2.86%) Ticket Management
5 2 (1.90%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (1.90%) Network Management
6 1 (0.95%) Fault Management
6 1 (0.95%) Load Testing
6 1 (0.95%) Migration
6 1 (0.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.86%) Python
2 2 (1.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (81.90%) CCNA
1 86 (81.90%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (66.67%) CCNP
3 29 (27.62%) CCNP Voice
3 29 (27.62%) CCSA
3 29 (27.62%) JNCIA
4 20 (19.05%) CCIE
5 1 (0.95%) MCSA
5 1 (0.95%) MCSE
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (16.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (15.24%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.24%) vSphere
3 3 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (16.19%) Puppet
2 15 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (7.62%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.86%) Ansible
6 2 (1.90%) Nagios
7 1 (0.95%) Munin
Vendors
1 89 (84.76%) Cisco
2 53 (50.48%) VMware
3 51 (48.57%) Palo Alto
4 29 (27.62%) CheckPoint
4 29 (27.62%) Juniper
5 26 (24.76%) NetApp
5 26 (24.76%) Nimble Storage
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle
6 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.95%) Dell
7 1 (0.95%) HP
7 1 (0.95%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.95%) Veeam
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