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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 208 213 204
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 11 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 18
Average salary £36,000 £41,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.25% -9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.58%
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
5106 5296 4831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.41% 93.60% 93.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3804 3908 3874
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 26 March 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 26 March 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 9 £36,000 -13.25%
Slough +4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Bracknell -5 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
South East

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
3 31 (63.27%) Windows 7
4 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 21 (42.86%) Cisco
5 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (38.78%) Windows 8
7 14 (28.57%) Finance
8 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
8 13 (26.53%) VMware
9 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
10 11 (22.45%) Avaya
11 10 (20.41%) Linux
11 10 (20.41%) Citrix
12 9 (18.37%) ITIL
12 9 (18.37%) MCSE
12 9 (18.37%) HP
12 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (16.33%) SAN
13 8 (16.33%) Firewall
13 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (14.29%) SQL
14 7 (14.29%) MySQL
14 7 (14.29%) IIS
14 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
14 7 (14.29%) Juniper
14 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
14 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (14.29%) IIS
1 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (12.24%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) SAN
2 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (12.24%) LAN
4 5 (10.20%) WAN
4 5 (10.20%) NetScreen
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) SSL
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) 3G
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Military
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.04%) Statistics
1 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (91.84%) Windows
2 31 (63.27%) Windows 7
3 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (38.78%) Windows 8
5 10 (20.41%) Linux
6 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (8.16%) CentOS
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.04%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) MCSE
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) MCP
4 3 (6.12%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) MCITP
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
6 1 (2.04%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.08%) KVM
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.04%) XenApp
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Plesk
1 2 (4.08%) cPanel
1 2 (4.08%) Webmin
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) Cisco
3 13 (26.53%) VMware
4 11 (22.45%) Avaya
5 10 (20.41%) Citrix
6 9 (18.37%) HP
7 7 (14.29%) Juniper
8 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.12%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) Oracle
10 1 (2.04%) NetApp
10 1 (2.04%) Veritas
10 1 (2.04%) EMC
10 1 (2.04%) IBM