The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Software Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 187 214 216
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.055% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 12
Median salary £33,000 £22,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%

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
3486 4992 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.65% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2759 4058 3786
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Software Support Engineer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +35 1 £21,000 -58.00%
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
Software Support Engineer
South East

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Software Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Java EE
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 2 (12.50%) Physics

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Avionics
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) Java EE
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 2 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
2 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 2 (12.50%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) CAD
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Veeam