The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 211 199 219
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 15 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.48% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 10
Average salary £25,500 £23,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.86% -14.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support Engineer
South East

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
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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +20 6 £25,000 +16.27% 2
Newbury -2 4 £25,500 +24.39%
Reading -7 3 £30,000 +30.43% 2
Slough -2 1 £30,000 -25.00%
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
4 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
7 9 (24.32%) VPN
7 9 (24.32%) MCP
8 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 7 (18.92%) MCTS
9 7 (18.92%) Oracle
9 7 (18.92%) MCSE
9 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.22%) PDA
10 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
11 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
11 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
11 5 (13.51%) Cisco
11 5 (13.51%) MCSA
11 5 (13.51%) MS Office
12 4 (10.81%) Firewall

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.70%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) VPN
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) POP3
5 2 (5.41%) IMAP
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
1 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) PDA
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows XP
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.11%) ITIL
1 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
1 3 (8.11%) Project Management
2 2 (5.41%) Scrum
2 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
2 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (24.32%) MCP
3 8 (21.62%) Degree
4 7 (18.92%) MCTS
4 7 (18.92%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) MCSA
6 4 (10.81%) MCITP
6 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.11%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.70%) CCNA
8 1 (2.70%) MCDST
8 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) UAG
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Sophos
5 2 (5.41%) Lotus
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
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