The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 168 183 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 36 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.79% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.83% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 27
Median salary £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £31,900
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
4287 4844 5355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.21% 95.28% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 3628 3851
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,876 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

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 30 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 14 £25,000 +11.11%
Windsor +20 7 £37,500 +50.00%
Wokingham -13 7 £25,000 -23.07%
Bracknell -5 5 £27,500 -16.66%
Slough - 5 £29,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (76.62%) Windows
2 50 (64.94%) Active Directory
3 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
3 43 (55.84%) VMware
4 42 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 33 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (38.96%) MS Excel
8 28 (36.36%) Firewall
9 27 (35.06%) LAN
10 26 (33.77%) WAN
11 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (28.57%) Linux
13 20 (25.97%) DNS
14 19 (24.68%) DHCP
14 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (20.78%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
16 15 (19.48%) Cisco
17 13 (16.88%) Citrix
17 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
17 13 (16.88%) Office 365
18 12 (15.58%) Windows 7
18 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
19 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
20 9 (11.69%) SAN
20 9 (11.69%) SLA
20 9 (11.69%) SQL

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.79%) Skype for Business
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.90%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.60%) Apache
8 2 (2.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.60%) Confluence
8 2 (2.60%) IIS
9 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (38.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.36%) Firewall
2 27 (35.06%) LAN
3 26 (33.77%) WAN
4 20 (25.97%) DNS
5 19 (24.68%) DHCP
6 9 (11.69%) SAN
6 9 (11.69%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.39%) LDAP
8 5 (6.49%) VPN
9 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.19%) NAS
10 3 (3.90%) FTP
10 3 (3.90%) Internet
10 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (3.90%) VoIP
10 3 (3.90%) Wireless
11 2 (2.60%) Skype
11 2 (2.60%) VLAN
11 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) MS Access
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
2 2 (2.60%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) Handset
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) PDA
3 1 (1.30%) PKI
3 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (76.62%) Windows
2 42 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 31 (40.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (28.57%) Linux
6 12 (15.58%) Windows 7
7 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (10.39%) CentOS
8 8 (10.39%) Windows XP
9 7 (9.09%) Ubuntu
9 7 (9.09%) Windows 8
10 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (5.19%) CRM
1 4 (5.19%) Service Delivery
2 3 (3.90%) Information Security
2 3 (3.90%) ITIL
3 2 (2.60%) Migration
3 2 (2.60%) Network Management
3 2 (2.60%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.30%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (1.30%) Change Management
4 1 (1.30%) Escalation Management
4 1 (1.30%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (1.30%) Identity Management
4 1 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.30%) Project Management
4 1 (1.30%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (1.30%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.30%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) Perl
2 1 (1.30%) PHP
2 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.39%) MCSE
3 5 (6.49%) CCNA
3 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.49%) MCSA
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
4 4 (5.19%) MCITP
5 3 (3.90%) MCP
5 3 (3.90%) MCTS
6 2 (2.60%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.60%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.60%) MCDST
7 1 (1.30%) CCDA
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.78%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.09%) Firmware
5 5 (6.49%) XenServer
6 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.90%) XenApp
7 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.60%) vSphere
7 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.30%) NFS
8 1 (1.30%) Samba
8 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.90%) cPanel
1 3 (3.90%) Nagios
1 3 (3.90%) Plesk
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) WSUS
3 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
1 43 (55.84%) VMware
2 15 (19.48%) Cisco
3 13 (16.88%) Citrix
4 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.79%) HP
6 4 (5.19%) Juniper
7 3 (3.90%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.90%) Dell
7 3 (3.90%) Supermicro
8 2 (2.60%) Apple
8 2 (2.60%) NetIQ
8 2 (2.60%) Symantec
8 2 (2.60%) Veeam
9 1 (1.30%) Avaya
9 1 (1.30%) IBM
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle
9 1 (1.30%) Sophos
9 1 (1.30%) Sun
9 1 (1.30%) Veritas