The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 40 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 252 282 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.62% 5.55% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 5.78% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 229 237 250
Median salary £42,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
4319 4880 5516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.28% 95.99% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3447 3754 3810
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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 Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 111 £45,000 +38.46% 9
Maidenhead +21 38 £37,500 +42.85%
Bracknell -16 31 £40,000 +11.11% 4
Slough -6 16 £40,000 - 4
Windsor 0 11 £52,500 +110.00%
Newbury -18 4 £43,000 +72.00% 2
Thatcham -2 3 £31,000 +24.00%
Wokingham -10 3 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 317 (60.27%) Windows
2 241 (45.82%) Linux
3 214 (40.68%) Active Directory
4 175 (33.27%) VMware
5 166 (31.56%) Windows Server
6 159 (30.23%) Firewall
7 151 (28.71%) Microsoft
8 150 (28.52%) Cisco
9 130 (24.71%) SQL Server
10 125 (23.76%) TCP/IP
11 112 (21.29%) Cisco Certification
11 112 (21.29%) SQL
12 106 (20.15%) DNS
13 105 (19.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 87 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 86 (16.35%) WAN
16 83 (15.78%) LAN
16 83 (15.78%) Unix
17 82 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
18 81 (15.40%) CCNA
19 79 (15.02%) SAN
19 79 (15.02%) MS Excel
20 75 (14.26%) MS Exchange
21 73 (13.88%) Apache
22 72 (13.69%) Red Hat
23 69 (13.12%) Tomcat
24 67 (12.74%) Oracle
25 62 (11.79%) ITIL
25 62 (11.79%) CCNP
26 59 (11.22%) DHCP

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 75 (14.26%) MS Exchange
2 73 (13.88%) Apache
3 69 (13.12%) Tomcat
4 59 (11.22%) WebLogic
5 52 (9.89%) WebSphere
6 51 (9.70%) IIS
7 49 (9.32%) JBoss
8 35 (6.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 32 (6.08%) Skype for Business
10 26 (4.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 23 (4.37%) BizTalk Server
11 23 (4.37%) nginx
12 20 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (3.61%) SharePoint
14 17 (3.23%) OpenStack
15 12 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
16 8 (1.52%) IBM Notes
17 5 (0.95%) Confluence
17 5 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 79 (15.02%) MS Excel
2 31 (5.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.38%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.56%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.89%) Office 365
3 27 (5.13%) SaaS
4 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 159 (30.23%) Firewall
2 125 (23.76%) TCP/IP
3 106 (20.15%) DNS
4 86 (16.35%) WAN
5 83 (15.78%) LAN
6 79 (15.02%) SAN
7 59 (11.22%) DHCP
8 56 (10.65%) VPN
9 51 (9.70%) HTTP
10 48 (9.13%) LDAP
11 45 (8.56%) MPLS
12 41 (7.79%) OSPF
13 40 (7.60%) Wireless
14 38 (7.22%) NAS
15 30 (5.70%) BGP
16 29 (5.51%) Cisco ASA
17 27 (5.13%) SSL
18 25 (4.75%) Wireshark
19 23 (4.37%) tcpdump
20 21 (3.99%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.37%) MySQL
3 36 (6.84%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.89%) RDBMS
5 11 (2.09%) Big Data
6 10 (1.90%) DB2
6 10 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 9 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.19%) MS Access
12 1 (0.19%) OLAP
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (1.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 53 (10.08%) Finance
2 19 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 17 (3.23%) Banking
4 16 (3.04%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.66%) Games
5 14 (2.66%) German Language
6 9 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.14%) Marketing
8 5 (0.95%) French Language
8 5 (0.95%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 2 (0.38%) Retail
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.70%) Web Services
2 35 (6.65%) LAMP
3 20 (3.80%) .NET
4 17 (3.23%) HTML
5 16 (3.04%) Middleware
6 11 (2.09%) LEMP Stack
6 11 (2.09%) MCollective
6 11 (2.09%) ZeroMQ
7 10 (1.90%) Regular Expression
8 9 (1.71%) XML
9 6 (1.14%) jQuery
10 5 (0.95%) CSS
11 4 (0.76%) J2EE
11 4 (0.76%) XMPP
12 3 (0.57%) Java EE
12 3 (0.57%) ODBC
13 2 (0.38%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.38%) JSON
14 1 (0.19%) Ajax
14 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.56%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.89%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.32%) Clustering
5 20 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
5 20 (3.80%) Replication
6 19 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.47%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 11 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (1.52%) Xbox
10 7 (1.33%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.33%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.95%) IVR
11 5 (0.95%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.95%) PKI
12 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 317 (60.27%) Windows
2 241 (45.82%) Linux
3 166 (31.56%) Windows Server
4 87 (16.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (15.78%) Unix
6 82 (15.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (10.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (8.56%) Windows 7
9 40 (7.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (5.51%) CentOS
11 24 (4.56%) Windows 10
12 22 (4.18%) Windows 8
13 18 (3.42%) Ubuntu
14 15 (2.85%) Solaris
15 12 (2.28%) Mac OS
15 12 (2.28%) Windows XP
16 11 (2.09%) AIX
16 11 (2.09%) HPUX
17 10 (1.90%) Mac OS X
17 10 (1.90%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (11.79%) ITIL
2 29 (5.51%) Change Management
2 29 (5.51%) Incident Management
2 29 (5.51%) Network Monitoring
2 29 (5.51%) Service Delivery
3 28 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 27 (5.13%) Analytics
5 24 (4.56%) Virtual Environments
5 24 (4.56%) Web Operations
6 23 (4.37%) SIEM
7 18 (3.42%) High Availability
8 17 (3.23%) Network Design
8 17 (3.23%) Presales
9 16 (3.04%) Problem Management
10 15 (2.85%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (2.85%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (2.66%) Load Balancing
12 13 (2.47%) Asset Management
12 13 (2.47%) Network Architecture
12 13 (2.47%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 112 (21.29%) SQL
2 55 (10.46%) PowerShell
3 45 (8.56%) Perl
4 36 (6.84%) Java
5 31 (5.89%) Bash Shell
6 29 (5.51%) Python
7 24 (4.56%) JavaScript
8 19 (3.61%) C
9 15 (2.85%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.09%) C#
11 7 (1.33%) C++
12 5 (0.95%) PHP
13 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.38%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.38%) VBA
15 1 (0.19%) VB
15 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 112 (21.29%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (15.40%) CCNA
3 62 (11.79%) CCNP
4 58 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (9.89%) Degree
6 49 (9.32%) MCSE
7 26 (4.94%) Security Cleared
8 24 (4.56%) SC Cleared
9 22 (4.18%) CISSP
10 21 (3.99%) MCSA
11 18 (3.42%) CCIE
11 18 (3.42%) CEH
12 17 (3.23%) MCP
13 15 (2.85%) CCIP
13 15 (2.85%) CCSP
14 13 (2.47%) CCSA
15 12 (2.28%) MCITP
16 11 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 6 (1.14%) CCVP
17 6 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.99%) SLA
2 11 (2.09%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.57%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.38%) QA
5 1 (0.19%) GAMP
5 1 (0.19%) GMP
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 214 (40.68%) Active Directory
2 105 (19.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (6.65%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (5.70%) vSphere
5 25 (4.75%) Firmware
6 24 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (4.18%) VMware ESX
8 20 (3.80%) Hyper-V
9 11 (2.09%) qmail
9 11 (2.09%) Squid
10 10 (1.90%) XenDesktop
11 9 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (1.71%) XenServer
12 8 (1.52%) Samba
13 6 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (1.14%) XenApp
14 4 (0.76%) VirtualBox
15 2 (0.38%) iptables
16 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (7.60%) Puppet
2 21 (3.99%) OpenAM
3 19 (3.61%) SCCM
4 13 (2.47%) Nagios
5 12 (2.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (2.09%) Cacti
6 11 (2.09%) collectd
6 11 (2.09%) Ganglia
6 11 (2.09%) Graphite
6 11 (2.09%) logstash
6 11 (2.09%) Nmap
6 11 (2.09%) Tivoli
6 11 (2.09%) ZABBIX
7 10 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (1.90%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (1.71%) Backup Exec
9 8 (1.52%) Nessus
9 8 (1.52%) WSUS
10 6 (1.14%) DameWare
11 5 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 175 (33.27%) VMware
2 151 (28.71%) Microsoft
3 150 (28.52%) Cisco
4 72 (13.69%) Red Hat
5 67 (12.74%) Oracle
6 50 (9.51%) Juniper
7 49 (9.32%) Citrix
8 41 (7.79%) CheckPoint
9 39 (7.41%) F5
10 38 (7.22%) Sun
11 29 (5.51%) HP
12 28 (5.32%) Apple
13 21 (3.99%) NetScout
14 15 (2.85%) IBM
15 14 (2.66%) EMC
16 12 (2.28%) Blue Coat
16 12 (2.28%) Veeam
17 11 (2.09%) Avaya
17 11 (2.09%) Brocade
17 11 (2.09%) Google
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