Period
to 18 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

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

Support Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 93 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 -63 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 44 51 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.38% 2.50% 6.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.53% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 40 49 122
East Sussex median annual salary £30,000 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -17.50% +73.91%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £48,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -1.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 1,805 2,012 1,787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 98.48% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,663 1,827 1,635
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,150
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in East Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in East Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in East Sussex

Support Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +11 40 £30,000 -9.09% 3
Lewes - 4 - -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Sussex region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) Firewall
3 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
3 13 (29.55%) PBX
3 13 (29.55%) VoIP
4 12 (27.27%) Degree
5 10 (22.73%) Electronics
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
6 7 (15.91%) Windows
7 5 (11.36%) ITIL
7 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco
7 5 (11.36%) JIRA
7 5 (11.36%) Office 365
8 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
8 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
8 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
8 4 (9.09%) Virgin Media
8 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.09%) e-Learning
8 4 (9.09%) Learning Management System
8 4 (9.09%) SUSE
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (9.09%) CCNA
8 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
8 4 (9.09%) PHP
8 4 (9.09%) CCIE

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) G Suite
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 13 (29.55%) PBX
2 13 (29.55%) VoIP
3 3 (6.82%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (29.55%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.73%) Electronics
2 10 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 4 (9.09%) e-Learning
1 4 (9.09%) Learning Management System
2 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) SUSE
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
3 3 (6.82%) Workflow
4 2 (4.55%) Customer-Centricity
4 2 (4.55%) Project Management
4 2 (4.55%) Ticket Management
5 1 (2.27%) Break/Fix
5 1 (2.27%) Change Control
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.27%) ERP
5 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.27%) ITSM
5 1 (2.27%) Service Management
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Fortran
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) CCIE
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) Virgin Media
4 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.27%) EMC
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) McAfee
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Symantec