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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 180 182 191
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 35 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.72% 0.87% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.91% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 29
Average salary £27,500 £28,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -
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
4637 5246 5424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.24% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3859 3903
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Bracknell - 12 £32,750 - 2
Reading -16 8 £24,500 +8.88% 3
Wokingham -12 7 £25,000 -23.07%
Slough +5 4 £29,000 -31.76% 1
Maidenhead +8 3 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Windsor - 3 £37,500 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 64 (84.21%) Windows
2 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 47 (61.84%) Windows Server
4 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 40 (52.63%) VMware
5 37 (48.68%) MS Exchange
6 35 (46.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (40.79%) MS Excel
8 29 (38.16%) LAN
9 28 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (35.53%) WAN
10 27 (35.53%) Firewall
11 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (28.95%) Linux
13 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (21.05%) DNS
16 15 (19.74%) DHCP
16 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
16 15 (19.74%) Data Centre
17 14 (18.42%) SQL
17 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.42%) Cisco
18 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2003
19 12 (15.79%) Citrix
20 11 (14.47%) Office 365
21 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
22 9 (11.84%) SLA
22 9 (11.84%) Windows 8

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 37 (48.68%) MS Exchange
2 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.89%) Skype for Business
5 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.95%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.63%) Apache
8 2 (2.63%) Confluence
8 2 (2.63%) IIS
9 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (40.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
3 3 (3.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) LAN
2 27 (35.53%) Firewall
2 27 (35.53%) WAN
3 16 (21.05%) DNS
4 15 (19.74%) DHCP
5 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.21%) SAN
7 6 (7.89%) Wireless
8 4 (5.26%) FTP
8 4 (5.26%) Internet
8 4 (5.26%) LDAP
9 3 (3.95%) VoIP
9 3 (3.95%) VPN
10 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.63%) NAS
10 2 (2.63%) Skype
10 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.32%) Network Security
11 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) MS Access
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.32%) Handset
3 1 (1.32%) PACS
3 1 (1.32%) PDA
3 1 (1.32%) PKI
3 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (84.21%) Windows
2 47 (61.84%) Windows Server
3 35 (46.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (28.95%) Linux
6 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
7 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (11.84%) Windows 8
9 7 (9.21%) Windows 10
9 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
10 6 (7.89%) CentOS
11 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
12 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (2.63%) Debian
14 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
14 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.26%) CRM
2 3 (3.95%) ITIL
2 3 (3.95%) Software Deployment
3 2 (2.63%) Migration
3 2 (2.63%) Network Management
3 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.32%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.32%) Change Management
4 1 (1.32%) Coaching
4 1 (1.32%) Escalation Management
4 1 (1.32%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (1.32%) Identity Management
4 1 (1.32%) Information Security
4 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.32%) Project Management
4 1 (1.32%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.32%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) Perl
2 1 (1.32%) PHP
2 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) MCSE
3 3 (3.95%) MCP
3 3 (3.95%) MCSA
4 2 (2.63%) CCNA
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.63%) MCDST
4 2 (2.63%) MCITP
5 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) CCDA
5 1 (1.32%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) DICOM
System Software
1 56 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.58%) XenServer
5 3 (3.95%) Firmware
6 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.63%) vSphere
6 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.32%) NFS
7 1 (1.32%) Samba
7 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) cPanel
1 4 (5.26%) Plesk
2 2 (2.63%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) WSUS
3 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.32%) Nagios
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (52.63%) Microsoft
1 40 (52.63%) VMware
2 14 (18.42%) Cisco
3 12 (15.79%) Citrix
4 7 (9.21%) HP
5 6 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.26%) Dell
6 4 (5.26%) Supermicro
7 2 (2.63%) Apple
7 2 (2.63%) Juniper
7 2 (2.63%) Symantec
7 2 (2.63%) Veeam
8 1 (1.32%) Avaya
8 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.32%) IBM
8 1 (1.32%) NetApp
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle
8 1 (1.32%) Sophos
8 1 (1.32%) Sun
8 1 (1.32%) Veritas
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