The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 362 401 418
Rank change year-on-year +39 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 33 54 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 25
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in the South East

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in the South East

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Support Engineer in the South East

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +27 15 £55,000 - 1
Hampshire +34 8 £37,000 -7.50%
Surrey +35 6 £36,500 -8.75%
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £41,250 -2.94%
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 17 (33.33%) Linux
4 17 (33.33%) Web Services
5 16 (31.37%) Firewall
6 15 (29.41%) MS Office
6 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 14 (27.45%) Oracle
7 14 (27.45%) Java
7 14 (27.45%) ITIL
7 14 (27.45%) JBoss
7 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
7 14 (27.45%) WebSphere
7 14 (27.45%) Open Source
8 13 (25.49%) VMware
8 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
9 11 (21.57%) IBM
9 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
9 11 (21.57%) IntelliJ
9 11 (21.57%) FTP
9 11 (21.57%) HTTP
9 11 (21.57%) BEA
9 11 (21.57%) Internet
9 11 (21.57%) JMS
9 11 (21.57%) SOA
9 11 (21.57%) SOAP
9 11 (21.57%) XML
9 11 (21.57%) NetBeans
9 11 (21.57%) TIBCO

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (27.45%) JBoss
1 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
1 14 (27.45%) WebSphere
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
4 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (9.80%) IIS
6 4 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (5.88%) Apache
7 3 (5.88%) MQSeries
7 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) MS Office
2 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Office 365
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Firewall
2 13 (25.49%) TCP/IP
3 11 (21.57%) FTP
3 11 (21.57%) HTTP
3 11 (21.57%) Internet
4 5 (9.80%) DHCP
4 5 (9.80%) DNS
5 4 (7.84%) 3G
6 3 (5.88%) LDAP
6 3 (5.88%) VoIP
7 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 1 (1.96%) BGP
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.96%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.96%) LAN
8 1 (1.96%) MPLS
8 1 (1.96%) NAS
8 1 (1.96%) SAN
8 1 (1.96%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Eclipse
1 11 (21.57%) IntelliJ
1 11 (21.57%) Maven
1 11 (21.57%) NetBeans
2 4 (7.84%) MSI
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) Web Services
2 11 (21.57%) Java EE
2 11 (21.57%) Java SE
2 11 (21.57%) JMS
2 11 (21.57%) REST
2 11 (21.57%) SOAP
2 11 (21.57%) Spring
2 11 (21.57%) XML
3 4 (7.84%) Software Packaging
4 3 (5.88%) LAMP
4 3 (5.88%) Middleware
4 3 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (13.73%) Windows 10
5 5 (9.80%) Solaris
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) CentOS
7 3 (5.88%) Unix
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
1 14 (27.45%) Open Source
2 11 (21.57%) SOA
3 5 (9.80%) High Availability
4 4 (7.84%) Application Packaging
4 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
4 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
4 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
4 4 (7.84%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Change Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Java
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) Perl
4 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.84%) VB
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 5 (9.80%) MCSE
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) A+ Certification
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.84%) MCP
3 4 (7.84%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) vSphere
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.84%) vCloud
4 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Sysprep
2 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle
3 13 (25.49%) VMware
4 11 (21.57%) BEA
4 11 (21.57%) IBM
4 11 (21.57%) TIBCO
5 10 (19.61%) Citrix
6 8 (15.69%) LANDesk
6 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco
7 4 (7.84%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) Arista
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) Juniper
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