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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 191 209 210
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 34 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.38% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 12
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £21,375
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+1.03% -11.81%
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
5476 5524 5134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.07% 93.28% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3850 4053 4264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +12 20 £22,000 -20.00% 2
Maidenhead +10 7 £30,000 +13.20%
Bracknell -10 6 £25,000 +4.16%
Wokingham +1 1 £23,500 +17.50% 1
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 60 (89.55%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
2 35 (52.24%) Windows 7
3 22 (32.84%) VMware
4 20 (29.85%) SQL
5 19 (28.36%) MS Office
5 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
6 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (22.39%) Windows XP
7 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
7 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
9 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
9 13 (19.40%) Firewall
10 12 (17.91%) Linux
11 11 (16.42%) MCSE
11 11 (16.42%) Windows 8
12 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
13 9 (13.43%) Cisco
13 9 (13.43%) Citrix
13 9 (13.43%) SAN
13 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
13 9 (13.43%) CentOS
13 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (13.43%) Ubuntu
14 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
14 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (11.94%) VPN
14 8 (11.94%) LAN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Lync
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (28.36%) MS Office
2 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
1 13 (19.40%) Firewall
2 9 (13.43%) SAN
3 8 (11.94%) VPN
3 8 (11.94%) LAN
3 8 (11.94%) WAN
4 3 (4.48%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.49%) DHCP
5 1 (1.49%) PBX
5 1 (1.49%) DNS
5 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) French Language
2 2 (2.99%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) XML
1 3 (4.48%) JSON
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (89.55%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows 7
3 15 (22.39%) Windows XP
3 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.91%) Linux
5 11 (16.42%) Windows 8
6 9 (13.43%) CentOS
6 9 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (13.43%) Ubuntu
7 7 (10.45%) SUSE
7 7 (10.45%) Debian
8 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.48%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
2 6 (8.96%) Data Analysis
3 5 (7.46%) Project Management
4 4 (5.97%) Time Management
5 3 (4.48%) ITIL
6 2 (2.99%) CRM
6 2 (2.99%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.49%) Service Management
7 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.49%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.49%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (16.42%) MCSE
3 7 (10.45%) MCSA
3 7 (10.45%) MCP
4 6 (8.96%) MCTS
5 5 (7.46%) CCNA
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.97%) MCITP
7 2 (2.99%) Degree
8 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.49%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) VMware
2 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.43%) Citrix
3 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
3 9 (13.43%) Cisco
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.48%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) Intel
5 2 (2.99%) Avaya
6 1 (1.49%) Juniper
6 1 (1.49%) Sophos
6 1 (1.49%) Mitel
Reading
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago