The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 105 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.19% 0.17% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.17% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +32.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -  

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 1049 1145 1128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.31% 97.20% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1036 973
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in West Sussex

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in West Sussex

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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 +6 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware