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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 191 181 199
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 43 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.83% 0.79% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.83% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 41 25
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
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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
Bracknell - 19 £42,750 - 1
Reading -13 9 £32,500 +20.37% 2
Newbury +25 5 £31,000 +19.23%
Maidenhead -7 5 £22,500 -30.76% 1
Slough -1 3 £28,000 -30.00% 1
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 76 (92.68%) Windows
2 63 (76.83%) Active Directory
3 57 (69.51%) Windows Server
4 44 (53.66%) VMware
5 41 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 39 (47.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
9 32 (39.02%) Linux
10 28 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (29.27%) Firewall
12 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
13 21 (25.61%) LAN
13 21 (25.61%) WAN
14 20 (24.39%) SQL
15 19 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
16 17 (20.73%) Cisco
16 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (18.29%) Citrix
18 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
19 14 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
20 13 (15.85%) CentOS
20 13 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 13 (15.85%) Debian
20 13 (15.85%) Ubuntu
20 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
20 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
21 12 (14.63%) DNS

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 41 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 28 (34.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.88%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (28.05%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.27%) Firewall
2 21 (25.61%) LAN
2 21 (25.61%) WAN
3 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.63%) DHCP
4 12 (14.63%) DNS
5 7 (8.54%) Wireless
6 5 (6.10%) Internet
7 4 (4.88%) FTP
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.66%) SAN
8 3 (3.66%) VoIP
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.22%) HTTP
9 1 (1.22%) Intranet
9 1 (1.22%) NAS
9 1 (1.22%) Skype
9 1 (1.22%) SSL
9 1 (1.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (7.32%) German Language
2 3 (3.66%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.22%) Clustering
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.22%) Handset
2 1 (1.22%) iPhone
2 1 (1.22%) PACS
2 1 (1.22%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 76 (92.68%) Windows
2 57 (69.51%) Windows Server
3 39 (47.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (46.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (39.02%) Linux
6 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (15.85%) CentOS
7 13 (15.85%) Debian
7 13 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (15.85%) Ubuntu
8 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
9 7 (8.54%) Windows XP
10 6 (7.32%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.22%) Android
12 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.22%) Unix
12 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (3.66%) ITIL
2 2 (2.44%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (2.44%) Service Management
3 1 (1.22%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (1.22%) Change Management
3 1 (1.22%) Coaching
3 1 (1.22%) CRM
3 1 (1.22%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (1.22%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (1.22%) Project Management
3 1 (1.22%) Server Building
3 1 (1.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.22%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.22%) Perl
2 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.44%) CCNA
3 2 (2.44%) MCITP
3 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.22%) CCIE
4 1 (1.22%) CCNP
4 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.22%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
4 1 (1.22%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) DICOM
System Software
1 63 (76.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.10%) XenServer
5 4 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.66%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) Samba
7 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.22%) vSphere
7 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) cPanel
2 4 (4.88%) Plesk
3 1 (1.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.22%) Nagios
3 1 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (53.66%) VMware
2 37 (45.12%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.73%) Cisco
4 15 (18.29%) Citrix
5 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.32%) HP
7 5 (6.10%) Dell
8 4 (4.88%) Supermicro
9 3 (3.66%) Juniper
9 3 (3.66%) Symantec
10 1 (1.22%) Apple
10 1 (1.22%) Avaya
10 1 (1.22%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.22%) F5
10 1 (1.22%) IBM
10 1 (1.22%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.22%) NetApp
10 1 (1.22%) Veritas
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