The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 208 211 195
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 16 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 22
Average salary £36,000 £41,600 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% -12.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -5.73%
Senior 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
5184 5073 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.85% 93.98% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 3712 3972
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(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 +1 12 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Slough +8 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Windsor - 2 £52,500 -
Bracknell -11 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
South East

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 41 (69.49%) Active Directory
3 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
4 37 (62.71%) Windows 7
5 27 (45.76%) TCP/IP
6 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (40.68%) Cisco
8 23 (38.98%) Windows 8
9 16 (27.12%) VMware
9 16 (27.12%) Finance
10 15 (25.42%) Citrix
10 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
11 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.03%) Avaya
12 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.64%) MCSE
13 11 (18.64%) SAN
13 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
14 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
14 10 (16.95%) ITIL
15 9 (15.25%) Linux
16 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (13.56%) LAN
16 8 (13.56%) SQL
16 8 (13.56%) HP
16 8 (13.56%) Firewall
17 7 (11.86%) Juniper

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.17%) IIS
3 6 (10.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) nginx
5 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (45.76%) TCP/IP
2 11 (18.64%) SAN
3 8 (13.56%) LAN
3 8 (13.56%) Firewall
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (11.86%) WAN
5 4 (6.78%) NetScreen
6 3 (5.08%) VPN
7 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) SSL
7 2 (3.39%) DHCP
8 1 (1.69%) 3G
8 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.69%) Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) MySQL
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Military
2 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.69%) Statistics
1 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 37 (62.71%) Windows 7
3 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (38.98%) Windows 8
5 9 (15.25%) Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.78%) CentOS
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) UNIX
9 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Mentoring
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL
3 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.08%) Project Management
5 2 (3.39%) Database Tuning
5 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (1.69%) Change Management
6 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.56%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) PHP
3 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) MCSE
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.08%) MCP
4 3 (5.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) VCP4
6 1 (1.69%) CCA
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCIE
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (69.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) XenApp
5 2 (3.39%) vSphere
5 2 (3.39%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.39%) KVM
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.69%) XenServer
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
1 2 (3.39%) SCOM
1 2 (3.39%) Plesk
1 2 (3.39%) cPanel
1 2 (3.39%) Webmin
2 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.69%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) Cisco
3 16 (27.12%) VMware
4 15 (25.42%) Citrix
5 13 (22.03%) Avaya
6 8 (13.56%) HP
7 7 (11.86%) Juniper
8 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.08%) Symantec
10 1 (1.69%) AppSense
10 1 (1.69%) Oracle
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) Veritas
10 1 (1.69%) EMC
10 1 (1.69%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + 7% Pension / 12% Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago