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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 195 206 227
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 34 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 8
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £32,550
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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
5529 5256 5085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.38% 93.13% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3796 4015 4201
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 -2 16 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Bracknell - 8 £25,000 -
Ascot - 2 £40,000 -
Slough - 1 £20,500 -
Windsor - 1 £23,500 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 16 (33.33%) VMware
4 12 (25.00%) Linux
5 11 (22.92%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) MS Office
7 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 9 (18.75%) SAN
8 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 8 (16.67%) Firewall
8 8 (16.67%) MCSE
8 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (16.67%) CentOS
8 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (16.67%) Ubuntu
9 7 (14.58%) XenApp
9 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
9 7 (14.58%) Citrix
9 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
10 6 (12.50%) SUSE
10 6 (12.50%) Debian
11 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
11 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (8.33%) PDA

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Lync
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Office
2 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) SAN
2 8 (16.67%) Firewall
3 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) LAN
4 4 (8.33%) WAN
5 2 (4.17%) VPN
5 2 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (2.08%) SSL
6 1 (2.08%) DHCP
6 1 (2.08%) PBX
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (4.17%) French Language
1 2 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) PDA
2 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 8 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 8 (16.67%) CentOS
5 8 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
7 6 (12.50%) SUSE
7 6 (12.50%) Debian
8 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (6.25%) ITIL
2 3 (6.25%) Time Management
3 2 (4.17%) CRM
3 2 (4.17%) Project Management
3 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.08%) Service Management
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.08%) Functional Testing
4 1 (2.08%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.08%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) MCSE
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) MCITP
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) CCNA
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCTS
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) XenApp
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) VMware
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (14.58%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) Intel
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) Sophos
6 1 (2.08%) Mitel
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