The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 205 205 211
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 14 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 16
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £33,700 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5222 5161 5583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.57% 93.23% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3693 4093 4706
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support Engineer
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 9 £25,500 -16.39%
Bracknell -3 2 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Newbury +3 1 £25,500 +45.71%
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (30.00%) VMware
4 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 5 (16.67%) MS Office
7 4 (13.33%) VPN
7 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (13.33%) SLA
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) PDA
8 3 (10.00%) CentOS
8 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.00%) Lync
8 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.00%) Degree
8 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Lync
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.33%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (3.33%) French Language
1 1 (3.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) PDA
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) CentOS
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (3.33%) Software Distribution
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.33%) CRM
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
2 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) UAG
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Intel
4 1 (3.33%) Juniper
4 1 (3.33%) Sophos
Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago