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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 196 207 209
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 28 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 18
Average salary £26,750 £26,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.94% +16.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,000 £30,800
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
5141 5115 4958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.71% 93.94% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 3761 4032
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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
(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 +13 24 £27,750 +14.43% 4
Slough -1 1 £22,500 -25.00%
Newbury -4 1 £26,000 +1.96%
Maidenhead -6 1 £18,500 -30.18%
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 61 (92.42%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 24 (36.36%) VMware
5 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
5 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
6 19 (28.79%) Linux
6 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
6 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (27.27%) SQL
7 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 16 (24.24%) MS Office
8 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (22.73%) CentOS
9 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
9 15 (22.73%) Firewall
10 14 (21.21%) Cisco
11 13 (19.70%) Windows XP
12 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 11 (16.67%) Windows 8
12 11 (16.67%) Ubuntu
12 11 (16.67%) Debian
13 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (13.64%) LAN
13 9 (13.64%) WAN
13 9 (13.64%) SAN
13 9 (13.64%) Finance
14 8 (12.12%) Citrix

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) Apache
5 2 (3.03%) Lync
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (24.24%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 15 (22.73%) Firewall
3 9 (13.64%) SAN
3 9 (13.64%) LAN
3 9 (13.64%) WAN
4 7 (10.61%) VPN
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.06%) NetScreen
7 3 (4.55%) Internet
7 3 (4.55%) DNS
8 1 (1.52%) SSL
8 1 (1.52%) DHCP
8 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.52%) PBX
8 1 (1.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.06%) MySQL
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) LAMP
2 3 (4.55%) JSON
2 3 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 61 (92.42%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 19 (28.79%) Linux
4 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (22.73%) CentOS
5 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (19.70%) Windows XP
7 11 (16.67%) Debian
7 11 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 11 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.58%) SUSE
9 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 5 (7.58%) Project Management
3 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
3 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.03%) Time Management
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL
4 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.52%) Change Management
5 1 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) MCP
2 8 (12.12%) MCSE
2 8 (12.12%) MCSA
3 7 (10.61%) MCTS
4 5 (7.58%) MCITP
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.03%) VCP4
6 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.52%) Server+ Certification
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.55%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) VMware
2 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 14 (21.21%) Cisco
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix
6 6 (9.09%) Avaya
7 5 (7.58%) Juniper
8 4 (6.06%) HP
9 3 (4.55%) SAP
10 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.03%) Websense
10 2 (3.03%) F5
11 1 (1.52%) Mitel
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle
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