The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software 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
Software Support Engineer
Rank 219 223 214
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.091% 0.037% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.039% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
Software 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%

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Software Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Software Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Software 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 Software 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
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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 -6 2 £55,000 +100.00%
Slough - 1 £22,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 - 1
Software Support Engineer
South East

Software 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 Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SCORM
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) ERP

Software 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 Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
1 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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Posted: 22 days ago
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