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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 183 201 214
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 25 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.43% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 12
Average salary £24,000 £25,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +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
4725 5426 5081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.99% 92.59% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 3759 3959
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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
Reading +13 17 £24,000 -4.00% 2
Newbury +11 4 £25,750 +0.98%
Slough -2 2 £22,500 +9.75%
Wokingham - 1 £30,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 34 (59.65%) Linux
2 34 (59.65%) TCP/IP
3 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 31 (54.39%) Windows 7
5 24 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (42.11%) Red Hat
5 24 (42.11%) VMware
6 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
7 21 (36.84%) CentOS
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (29.82%) Debian
9 17 (29.82%) Ubuntu
10 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
11 12 (21.05%) MS Office
11 12 (21.05%) Windows XP
11 12 (21.05%) SQL
12 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
13 10 (17.54%) Cisco
13 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (17.54%) Firewall
13 10 (17.54%) Office 365
14 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
14 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
15 8 (14.04%) SCCM
15 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
16 6 (10.53%) Lotus Domino

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.53%) Lync
3 6 (10.53%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (21.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (59.65%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) Firewall
3 6 (10.53%) Internet
4 5 (8.77%) SAN
4 5 (8.77%) LAN
5 4 (7.02%) DNS
6 3 (5.26%) WAN
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.51%) DHCP
7 2 (3.51%) VPN
8 1 (1.75%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 2 (3.51%) Arabic Language
1 2 (3.51%) French Language
1 2 (3.51%) German Language
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 56 (98.25%) Windows
2 34 (59.65%) Linux
3 31 (54.39%) Windows 7
4 24 (42.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (36.84%) CentOS
6 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (29.82%) Debian
7 17 (29.82%) Ubuntu
8 12 (21.05%) Windows XP
9 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (3.51%) Service Management
1 2 (3.51%) Cyber Security
2 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
2 1 (1.75%) CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) A+ Certification
1 6 (10.53%) Network+ Certification
1 6 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.75%) MCSE
3 1 (1.75%) MCSA
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.51%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Red Hat
1 24 (42.11%) VMware
2 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco
4 5 (8.77%) Apple
5 3 (5.26%) HP
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) Dell
6 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 1 (1.75%) Sage
7 1 (1.75%) Avaya
7 1 (1.75%) Google
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