The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 204 202 208
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 26 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.48% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 14
Average salary £24,750 £26,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% -15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,700 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,050 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
IT Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 18 £23,750 -13.63% 1
Maidenhead +7 4 £31,250 +17.92%
Newbury -6 1 £26,000 +6.12%
Slough -8 1 £22,500 -16.66%
Bracknell -12 1 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Wokingham - 1 £23,500 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) Windows 7
3 38 (55.88%) Active Directory
4 22 (32.35%) VMware
5 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 19 (27.94%) SQL
7 18 (26.47%) MS Office
8 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
9 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (20.59%) Linux
10 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
11 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
12 12 (17.65%) MCSE
12 12 (17.65%) Citrix
13 10 (14.71%) Cisco
13 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
13 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
13 10 (14.71%) Debian
13 10 (14.71%) Firewall
13 10 (14.71%) CentOS
13 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (14.71%) Ubuntu
14 9 (13.24%) Finance
14 9 (13.24%) LAN
14 9 (13.24%) WAN
15 8 (11.76%) MCP

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (26.47%) MS Office
2 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.71%) Firewall
3 9 (13.24%) LAN
3 9 (13.24%) WAN
4 8 (11.76%) VPN
5 7 (10.29%) SAN
6 3 (4.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) DHCP
7 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.47%) DNS
7 1 (1.47%) SSL
7 1 (1.47%) PBX
7 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) French Language
2 1 (1.47%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) JSON
1 3 (4.41%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 41 (60.29%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (20.59%) Linux
5 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 10 (14.71%) Debian
6 10 (14.71%) CentOS
6 10 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (14.71%) Ubuntu
7 7 (10.29%) SUSE
8 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.82%) Data Analysis
2 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
2 5 (7.35%) Project Management
3 2 (2.94%) CRM
3 2 (2.94%) Time Management
4 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.47%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (1.47%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (1.47%) Functional Testing
4 1 (1.47%) Service Management
4 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.47%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (17.65%) MCSE
3 8 (11.76%) MCP
3 8 (11.76%) MCSA
4 7 (10.29%) MCTS
5 5 (7.35%) MCITP
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.35%) CCNA
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (55.88%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) XenApp
4 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) VMware
2 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) Citrix
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco
4 10 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.35%) Avaya
6 3 (4.41%) SAP
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle
7 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.94%) Websense
7 2 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (1.47%) Mitel
8 1 (1.47%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
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