The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 68 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 39 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.62% 3.94% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 4.13% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 50 15
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £47,500 £39,300
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% +5.26%  

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 1054 1235 1168
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.77% 95.37% 98.73%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1168 1039
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Horsham -8 14 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Crawley +2 13 £28,500 -40.00%
Worthing - 4 £52,000 - 1
Lancing - 2 £24,500 -
Gatwick -3 1 £26,000 -32.90%
Chichester - 1 £27,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 39 (56.52%) Windows
2 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 22 (31.88%) Cisco
4 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
5 19 (27.54%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (27.54%) SQL
6 17 (24.64%) Linux
6 17 (24.64%) Degree
7 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
8 15 (21.74%) LAN
8 15 (21.74%) Java
8 15 (21.74%) CCNA
8 15 (21.74%) WAN
9 13 (18.84%) VMware
9 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
9 13 (18.84%) Office 365
9 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (17.39%) Citrix
11 11 (15.94%) J2EE
11 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (15.94%) MCSE
12 10 (14.49%) Unix
12 10 (14.49%) ITIL
13 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
13 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
14 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (11.59%) Driving Licence
14 8 (11.59%) Windows 10

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 7 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Office 365
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.45%) GitHub
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) LAN
1 15 (21.74%) WAN
2 7 (10.14%) Firewall
3 6 (8.70%) DNS
3 6 (8.70%) Wireless
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco ICM
4 5 (7.25%) DHCP
5 4 (5.80%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.90%) HTTP
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.45%) VoIP
7 1 (1.45%) VPN
7 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.80%) GIS
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.80%) Maven
2 4 (5.80%) Selenium
2 4 (5.80%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.35%) Firebug
4 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.90%) French Language
1 2 (2.90%) German Language
1 2 (2.90%) Marketing
1 2 (2.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) J2EE
2 5 (7.25%) Middleware
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (5.80%) SOAP
4 3 (4.35%) CSS
4 3 (4.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) COM
5 2 (2.90%) XML
6 1 (1.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
1 8 (11.59%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.25%) IVR
3 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (56.52%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Linux
3 16 (23.19%) Windows Server
4 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
4 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.49%) Unix
6 8 (11.59%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.90%) zOS
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.49%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
3 7 (10.14%) DevOps
4 6 (8.70%) Change Management
5 5 (7.25%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (7.25%) Project Management
6 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.80%) Business Development
6 4 (5.80%) Presales
6 4 (5.80%) SDLC
6 4 (5.80%) Service Management
7 3 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Change Control
8 2 (2.90%) Content Management
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.90%) Load Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 15 (21.74%) Java
3 7 (10.14%) PL/SQL
4 6 (8.70%) C++
4 6 (8.70%) PHP
4 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.25%) Perl
6 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) COBOL
7 2 (2.90%) REXX
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.64%) Degree
3 15 (21.74%) CCNA
4 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (15.94%) MCSE
6 5 (7.25%) CCA
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (4.35%) CCNP
8 2 (2.90%) MCITP
8 2 (2.90%) MCP
8 2 (2.90%) MCSA
9 1 (1.45%) CCIE
9 1 (1.45%) CCSE
9 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.25%) MetaFrame
3 5 (7.25%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (2.90%) vSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Docker
5 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (5.80%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.45%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (31.88%) Cisco
3 13 (18.84%) VMware
4 12 (17.39%) Citrix
5 8 (11.59%) Oracle
6 7 (10.14%) Juniper
7 5 (7.25%) Verint
8 4 (5.80%) IBM
9 3 (4.35%) Apple
10 2 (2.90%) BT
11 1 (1.45%) Aruba
11 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.45%) Dynatrace
11 1 (1.45%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.45%) F5
11 1 (1.45%) HP
11 1 (1.45%) Meraki
11 1 (1.45%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.45%) SAP
11 1 (1.45%) Ubiquiti
Horsham, West Sussex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
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Worthing, Sussex
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Salary: £49,400 - £54,600
Posted: 17 days ago