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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 36 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 205 281 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.61% 5.38% 7.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 5.63% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 185 230 281
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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%

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 23 January 2017.

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 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 +14 100 £40,000 - 10
Maidenhead +14 30 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bracknell -20 28 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Slough +30 27 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Ascot - 6 £25,000 -
Newbury +6 4 £15,750 -50.78% 1
Windsor - 1 £52,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 329 (72.63%) Windows
2 207 (45.70%) Linux
3 203 (44.81%) Active Directory
4 198 (43.71%) Windows Server
5 162 (35.76%) VMware
6 129 (28.48%) Firewall
7 123 (27.15%) TCP/IP
7 123 (27.15%) SQL Server
8 115 (25.39%) Microsoft
9 106 (23.40%) Cisco
10 101 (22.30%) SQL
11 96 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 80 (17.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 75 (16.56%) Cisco Certification
14 74 (16.34%) DNS
14 74 (16.34%) Windows 7
15 72 (15.89%) MS Exchange
16 70 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
17 69 (15.23%) LAN
18 67 (14.79%) WAN
18 67 (14.79%) Unix
19 63 (13.91%) CCNA
20 62 (13.69%) MS Excel
21 57 (12.58%) Microsoft Certification
21 57 (12.58%) Hyper-V
22 53 (11.70%) SAN
22 53 (11.70%) ITIL
23 50 (11.04%) Apache
23 50 (11.04%) Tomcat
24 49 (10.82%) Oracle

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 72 (15.89%) MS Exchange
2 50 (11.04%) Apache
2 50 (11.04%) Tomcat
3 43 (9.49%) WebSphere
4 38 (8.39%) IIS
5 35 (7.73%) WebLogic
6 33 (7.28%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (5.74%) JBoss
8 19 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (3.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 15 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (2.43%) IBM Notes
13 9 (1.99%) SharePoint
14 7 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (1.55%) Skype for Business
15 3 (0.66%) Documentum
15 3 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
15 3 (0.66%) MQSeries
Applications
1 62 (13.69%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.62%) MS Office
3 6 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.97%) Office 365
2 18 (3.97%) SaaS
3 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 129 (28.48%) Firewall
2 123 (27.15%) TCP/IP
3 74 (16.34%) DNS
4 69 (15.23%) LAN
5 67 (14.79%) WAN
6 53 (11.70%) SAN
7 36 (7.95%) NAS
8 31 (6.84%) VPN
9 30 (6.62%) DHCP
9 30 (6.62%) Network Security
10 28 (6.18%) HTTP
11 27 (5.96%) Wireless
12 23 (5.08%) MPLS
13 20 (4.42%) VLAN
14 19 (4.19%) Wireshark
15 17 (3.75%) LDAP
15 17 (3.75%) OSPF
15 17 (3.75%) SSL
16 16 (3.53%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (3.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (27.15%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.30%) MySQL
3 19 (4.19%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.53%) RDBMS
5 14 (3.09%) InfluxDB
5 14 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.65%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.43%) Big Data
8 10 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.32%) DB2
10 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (1.32%) JIRA
2 2 (0.44%) Bitbucket
2 2 (0.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.44%) IntelliJ
2 2 (0.44%) Maven
2 2 (0.44%) NetBeans
3 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 34 (7.51%) Finance
2 21 (4.64%) French Language
3 19 (4.19%) German Language
4 16 (3.53%) Games
4 16 (3.53%) Italian Language
5 15 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.09%) Spanish Language
7 12 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.55%) Portuguese Language
9 6 (1.32%) Marketing
10 5 (1.10%) Retail
11 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.88%) Law
12 3 (0.66%) Back Office
12 3 (0.66%) Billing
12 3 (0.66%) Electronics
13 2 (0.44%) Avionics
13 2 (0.44%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.73%) Web Services
2 19 (4.19%) LAMP
2 19 (4.19%) Middleware
3 12 (2.65%) Regular Expression
4 10 (2.21%) HTML
4 10 (2.21%) ZeroMQ
5 8 (1.77%) .NET
5 8 (1.77%) J2EE
5 8 (1.77%) jQuery
6 7 (1.55%) CSS
7 6 (1.32%) XML
8 5 (1.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.10%) Java EE
9 3 (0.66%) ODBC
9 3 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.44%) Java SE
10 2 (0.44%) JMS
10 2 (0.44%) REST
10 2 (0.44%) SOAP
10 2 (0.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.96%) Computer Science
2 23 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.86%) Clustering
4 21 (4.64%) Cyberthreat
5 19 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.97%) Data Centre
7 14 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.55%) e-Health
8 7 (1.55%) PKI
9 6 (1.32%) Replication
10 5 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.10%) Xbox
11 4 (0.88%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.88%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.88%) iPhone
11 4 (0.88%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.66%) Fintech
12 3 (0.66%) iPad
12 3 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 329 (72.63%) Windows
2 207 (45.70%) Linux
3 198 (43.71%) Windows Server
4 80 (17.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (16.34%) Windows 7
6 70 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 67 (14.79%) Unix
8 37 (8.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (7.51%) Windows 8
10 30 (6.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (5.96%) Windows 10
12 24 (5.30%) CentOS
13 16 (3.53%) Solaris
14 11 (2.43%) Mac OS
14 11 (2.43%) Windows NT
15 7 (1.55%) Windows XP
16 6 (1.32%) Android
17 3 (0.66%) AIX
17 3 (0.66%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (11.70%) ITIL
2 41 (9.05%) Data Protection
3 26 (5.74%) SIEM
4 25 (5.52%) Mentoring
5 24 (5.30%) Analytics
6 21 (4.64%) Network Monitoring
6 21 (4.64%) Presales
7 18 (3.97%) Change Management
7 18 (3.97%) Network Design
7 18 (3.97%) Service Delivery
8 16 (3.53%) DevOps
9 15 (3.31%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (3.31%) Migration
10 14 (3.09%) Problem Management
11 13 (2.87%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (2.87%) Web Operations
12 12 (2.65%) High Availability
13 11 (2.43%) Data Management
13 11 (2.43%) Network Management
13 11 (2.43%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (22.30%) SQL
2 45 (9.93%) Perl
3 40 (8.83%) Bash Shell
4 33 (7.28%) Java
5 32 (7.06%) PowerShell
6 29 (6.40%) Python
7 25 (5.52%) Shell Script
8 23 (5.08%) C
9 17 (3.75%) JavaScript
10 10 (2.21%) C#
11 6 (1.32%) C++
11 6 (1.32%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.66%) Tcl
13 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.44%) X++
15 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (16.56%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (13.91%) CCNA
3 57 (12.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (9.49%) MCSE
5 41 (9.05%) CISSP
6 33 (7.28%) CEH
7 32 (7.06%) MCP
8 29 (6.40%) Degree
9 28 (6.18%) CCNP
10 23 (5.08%) MCSA
11 16 (3.53%) Security Cleared
11 16 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (2.87%) AWS Certification
12 13 (2.87%) DV Cleared
13 12 (2.65%) MCTS
13 12 (2.65%) SC Cleared
14 11 (2.43%) GCIA
15 10 (2.21%) CCIE
15 10 (2.21%) CCSA
15 10 (2.21%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.40%) SLA
2 9 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 203 (44.81%) Active Directory
2 96 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (12.58%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.97%) VMware ESX
5 13 (2.87%) Oracle RAC
5 13 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (1.99%) Samba
8 6 (1.32%) ProxySG
9 5 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.10%) vSphere
10 3 (0.66%) Firmware
10 3 (0.66%) iptables
11 2 (0.44%) XenApp
12 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (5.96%) Puppet
2 14 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.87%) Backup Exec
3 13 (2.87%) Nessus
3 13 (2.87%) OpenAM
4 9 (1.99%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.99%) Nmap
5 8 (1.77%) Grafana
6 7 (1.55%) Graphite
7 6 (1.32%) SCCM
8 5 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.88%) Kibana
10 3 (0.66%) Ansible
10 3 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.66%) Legato
10 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.66%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.66%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 162 (35.76%) VMware
2 115 (25.39%) Microsoft
3 106 (23.40%) Cisco
4 49 (10.82%) Oracle
5 41 (9.05%) Red Hat
6 32 (7.06%) CheckPoint
6 32 (7.06%) Citrix
6 32 (7.06%) NetApp
7 31 (6.84%) Juniper
8 24 (5.30%) HP
9 20 (4.42%) Sun
10 19 (4.19%) LogRhythm
11 17 (3.75%) IBM
12 16 (3.53%) F5
13 14 (3.09%) EMC
13 14 (3.09%) Veeam
14 13 (2.87%) Google
15 11 (2.43%) Apple
15 11 (2.43%) Blue Coat
15 11 (2.43%) Lotus
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