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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 202 207 200
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 25 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.27% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 15
Average salary £25,500 £28,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,850 £27,800
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 29 August 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 -3 11 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Bracknell - 5 £25,000 -
Ascot - 2 £40,000 -
Slough +5 1 £20,500 -8.88%
Windsor - 1 £23,500 -
Newbury - 1 £25,500 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.42%) Firewall
5 6 (15.79%) SAN
5 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
5 6 (15.79%) MS Office
6 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (13.16%) MCSE
6 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix
7 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.53%) SLA
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.53%) CentOS
7 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
7 4 (10.53%) PDA
7 4 (10.53%) XenApp
8 3 (7.89%) Lync

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.89%) Lync
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) NetScreen
5 1 (2.63%) PBX
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (5.26%) French Language
1 2 (5.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
1 2 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) PDA
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.53%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) CentOS
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) SUSE
6 2 (5.26%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL
2 3 (7.89%) Time Management
3 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) MCSE
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) MCTS
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) XenApp
4 1 (2.63%) UAG
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Intel
6 1 (2.63%) Sophos
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) Mitel
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 3 days ago