The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 90 63
Rank change year-on-year +24 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 30 16 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.82% 1.39% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.42% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 28
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +47.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1045 1123 1133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.31% 97.31% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1013 975
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in West Sussex

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in West Sussex

Support Engineer
Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Crawley +11 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East Grinstead +20 5 £35,000 -
Worthing -2 5 £40,000 +70.21%
Burgess Hill +28 2 £41,500 +38.33%
Horsham +12 2 £29,750 -23.22% 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £33,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (75.64%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) Active Directory
3 32 (41.03%) Windows Server
4 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 28 (35.90%) Windows 7
6 27 (34.62%) MS Office
7 26 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (32.05%) Office 365
8 25 (32.05%) MS Exchange
9 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
10 16 (20.51%) LAN
10 16 (20.51%) WAN
11 15 (19.23%) VMware
11 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (17.95%) Cisco
13 13 (16.67%) Citrix
13 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (15.38%) SQL
14 12 (15.38%) Windows 10
15 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
15 11 (14.10%) Apple
16 10 (12.82%) Mac OS X
16 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
17 9 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
17 9 (11.54%) Degree
18 8 (10.26%) Driving Licence
18 8 (10.26%) Firewall
18 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (10.26%) CCNA

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 25 (32.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
2 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.28%) CICS
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (34.62%) MS Office
2 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) LAN
1 16 (20.51%) WAN
2 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.26%) Firewall
4 7 (8.97%) Wireless
5 6 (7.69%) DNS
6 5 (6.41%) Cisco ICM
6 5 (6.41%) DHCP
7 4 (5.13%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.85%) VPN
9 2 (2.56%) ADSL
9 2 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.56%) HTTP
9 2 (2.56%) NAS
9 2 (2.56%) Network Security
10 1 (1.28%) ATM
10 1 (1.28%) FCoE
10 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Firebug
2 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 4 (5.13%) Marketing
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) French Language
4 1 (1.28%) German Language
4 1 (1.28%) Local Government
4 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) HTML
2 3 (3.85%) CSS
2 3 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) COM
3 1 (1.28%) J2EE
3 1 (1.28%) Middleware
3 1 (1.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.26%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.41%) IVR
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.85%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) EPoS
7 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (75.64%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) Windows Server
3 28 (35.90%) Windows 7
4 26 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 10 (12.82%) Mac OS X
9 5 (6.41%) Linux
9 5 (6.41%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.85%) Unix
10 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.28%) AIX
11 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.26%) B2B
2 6 (7.69%) ITIL
3 5 (6.41%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (6.41%) Project Management
4 4 (5.13%) ITIL V3
4 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.85%) Network Design
5 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.56%) Automated Testing
6 2 (2.56%) Change Control
6 2 (2.56%) Change Management
6 2 (2.56%) Content Management
6 2 (2.56%) CRM
6 2 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.56%) Load Testing
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.56%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.28%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) Assembly Language
3 3 (3.85%) C
3 3 (3.85%) C++
3 3 (3.85%) COBOL
3 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.85%) PHP
3 3 (3.85%) REXX
4 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.28%) PL/1
5 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) CCNA
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.97%) MCSE
4 3 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (44.87%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.85%) vSphere
4 2 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (1.28%) Docker
5 1 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (6.41%) SCOM
3 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.85%) WSUS
5 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) VMware
3 14 (17.95%) Cisco
4 13 (16.67%) Citrix
5 11 (14.10%) Apple
6 5 (6.41%) Verint
7 3 (3.85%) HP
7 3 (3.85%) IBM
7 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.56%) Adobe
8 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.56%) SAP
8 2 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.28%) AppSense
9 1 (1.28%) Concur
9 1 (1.28%) Dell
9 1 (1.28%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.28%) Juniper
9 1 (1.28%) Qualys
9 1 (1.28%) Symantec
Horsham, West Sussex
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