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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 32 52 23
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 253 277 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.17% 4.59% 8.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.49% 4.78% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 228 227 321
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £42,950
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
3898 5794 5555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.10% 95.99% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3002 4730 3802
Median salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +19 138 £32,500 - 8
Bracknell -7 35 £30,000 -25.92% 3
Slough +23 23 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Maidenhead +8 22 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Ascot -1 6 £25,000 +13.63%
Newbury +16 4 £15,750 -63.79%
Windsor +3 1 £52,500 -2.77%
Thatcham - 1 £31,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 345 (67.91%) Windows
2 243 (47.83%) Linux
3 223 (43.90%) Active Directory
4 222 (43.70%) Windows Server
5 174 (34.25%) VMware
6 143 (28.15%) Firewall
7 141 (27.76%) TCP/IP
8 135 (26.57%) SQL Server
9 131 (25.79%) Microsoft
10 121 (23.82%) SQL
11 117 (23.03%) Cisco
12 115 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 102 (20.08%) Windows Server 2008
14 91 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
15 88 (17.32%) DNS
16 84 (16.54%) MS Exchange
16 84 (16.54%) LAN
17 81 (15.94%) WAN
18 79 (15.55%) Unix
19 73 (14.37%) CCNA
20 72 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
21 66 (12.99%) MS Excel
22 64 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
22 64 (12.60%) Windows 7
23 62 (12.20%) Red Hat
24 60 (11.81%) Oracle
25 55 (10.83%) SAN
26 54 (10.63%) ITIL
27 53 (10.43%) Apache
28 52 (10.24%) Bash Shell

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 84 (16.54%) MS Exchange
2 53 (10.43%) Apache
3 50 (9.84%) Tomcat
4 48 (9.45%) WebSphere
5 42 (8.27%) WebLogic
6 41 (8.07%) IIS
7 31 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
8 30 (5.91%) JBoss
9 24 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (3.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 13 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (2.36%) Skype for Business
13 11 (2.17%) IBM Notes
13 11 (2.17%) nginx
14 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (1.18%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 66 (12.99%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.89%) MS Office
3 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.33%) SaaS
3 19 (3.74%) Office 365
4 7 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.59%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 143 (28.15%) Firewall
2 141 (27.76%) TCP/IP
3 88 (17.32%) DNS
4 84 (16.54%) LAN
5 81 (15.94%) WAN
6 55 (10.83%) SAN
7 50 (9.84%) DHCP
8 35 (6.89%) NAS
9 34 (6.69%) VPN
10 33 (6.50%) MPLS
10 33 (6.50%) Network Security
11 27 (5.31%) OSPF
11 27 (5.31%) Wireless
11 27 (5.31%) Wireshark
12 26 (5.12%) HTTP
13 22 (4.33%) LDAP
13 22 (4.33%) VLAN
14 19 (3.74%) BGP
15 18 (3.54%) SSL
16 17 (3.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (26.57%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.50%) MySQL
3 22 (4.33%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.74%) RDBMS
5 17 (3.35%) Big Data
6 16 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (2.95%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.17%) InfluxDB
9 10 (1.97%) DB2
9 10 (1.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.20%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (1.77%) JIRA
2 2 (0.39%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 46 (9.06%) Finance
2 20 (3.94%) Games
3 18 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.35%) German Language
5 16 (3.15%) French Language
5 16 (3.15%) Italian Language
6 14 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.56%) Spanish Language
8 11 (2.17%) Banking
9 8 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.38%) Portuguese Language
11 6 (1.18%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.98%) Marketing
12 5 (0.98%) Retail
13 4 (0.79%) Law
13 4 (0.79%) Legal
14 3 (0.59%) Back Office
14 3 (0.59%) Billing
15 2 (0.39%) Avionics
15 2 (0.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (7.48%) Web Services
2 23 (4.53%) LAMP
2 23 (4.53%) Middleware
3 14 (2.76%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (2.56%) .NET
4 13 (2.56%) Regular Expression
5 12 (2.36%) HTML
6 9 (1.77%) XML
7 8 (1.57%) jQuery
8 7 (1.38%) J2EE
9 5 (0.98%) AngularJS
9 5 (0.98%) CSS
10 3 (0.59%) Java EE
10 3 (0.59%) ODBC
10 3 (0.59%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.30%) Clustering
3 27 (5.31%) Cyberthreat
4 26 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.72%) Computer Science
6 22 (4.33%) Data Centre
7 17 (3.35%) Replication
8 9 (1.77%) Xbox
9 8 (1.57%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.38%) e-Health
10 7 (1.38%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.38%) PKI
10 7 (1.38%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.98%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.98%) IVR
12 4 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.59%) iPhone
13 3 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 345 (67.91%) Windows
2 243 (47.83%) Linux
3 222 (43.70%) Windows Server
4 102 (20.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (15.55%) Unix
6 72 (14.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (12.60%) Windows 7
8 50 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (6.69%) CentOS
10 34 (6.69%) Windows 8
11 31 (6.10%) Windows 10
12 20 (3.94%) Solaris
13 11 (2.17%) Mac OS
13 11 (2.17%) Windows NT
14 10 (1.97%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.77%) Windows XP
16 8 (1.57%) AIX
16 8 (1.57%) SUSE
17 6 (1.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (10.63%) ITIL
2 38 (7.48%) Data Protection
3 35 (6.89%) Analytics
4 30 (5.91%) SIEM
5 28 (5.51%) Mentoring
6 26 (5.12%) Service Delivery
7 25 (4.92%) Presales
8 24 (4.72%) Change Management
8 24 (4.72%) Cybersecurity
9 19 (3.74%) Network Monitoring
10 18 (3.54%) Problem Management
11 17 (3.35%) Web Operations
12 15 (2.95%) Migration
12 15 (2.95%) Network Design
13 14 (2.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 14 (2.76%) Trend Analysis
13 14 (2.76%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (2.56%) DevOps
15 12 (2.36%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 121 (23.82%) SQL
2 52 (10.24%) Bash Shell
3 51 (10.04%) Perl
4 48 (9.45%) PowerShell
5 42 (8.27%) Java
6 38 (7.48%) Python
7 30 (5.91%) Shell Script
8 27 (5.31%) C
9 22 (4.33%) JavaScript
10 14 (2.76%) C#
11 7 (1.38%) C++
11 7 (1.38%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.98%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.59%) PHP
13 3 (0.59%) Tcl
13 3 (0.59%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.39%) X++
Qualifications
1 91 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (14.37%) CCNA
3 64 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (9.84%) MCSE
5 36 (7.09%) CISSP
6 34 (6.69%) CCNP
7 32 (6.30%) MCP
8 29 (5.71%) CEH
8 29 (5.71%) Security Cleared
9 28 (5.51%) Degree
9 28 (5.51%) MCSA
10 27 (5.31%) SC Cleared
11 15 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (2.56%) AWS Certification
13 12 (2.36%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.97%) MCTS
15 9 (1.77%) CISA
15 9 (1.77%) MCITP
16 8 (1.57%) GCIH
17 7 (1.38%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.51%) SLA
2 9 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.59%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.39%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 223 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 115 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (8.27%) Hyper-V
4 22 (4.33%) VMware ESX
5 19 (3.74%) vSphere
6 17 (3.35%) Oracle RAC
6 17 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (3.15%) Firmware
8 12 (2.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (1.77%) Samba
10 7 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (1.38%) XenServer
11 6 (1.18%) ProxySG
11 6 (1.18%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.79%) iptables
12 4 (0.79%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.79%) XenApp
13 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (5.91%) Puppet
2 17 (3.35%) OpenAM
3 13 (2.56%) Nessus
3 13 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.36%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.17%) SCCM
6 9 (1.77%) Nmap
7 7 (1.38%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.38%) Tivoli
7 7 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (0.98%) AirWatch
9 5 (0.98%) Grafana
9 5 (0.98%) WSUS
10 4 (0.79%) Graphite
11 3 (0.59%) DameWare
11 3 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.59%) Legato
11 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.59%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 174 (34.25%) VMware
2 131 (25.79%) Microsoft
3 117 (23.03%) Cisco
4 62 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 60 (11.81%) Oracle
6 42 (8.27%) Citrix
7 38 (7.48%) Juniper
8 28 (5.51%) CheckPoint
8 28 (5.51%) Sun
9 27 (5.31%) F5
10 25 (4.92%) HP
11 21 (4.13%) IBM
11 21 (4.13%) LogRhythm
11 21 (4.13%) NetApp
12 19 (3.74%) Apple
13 16 (3.15%) EMC
13 16 (3.15%) Google
14 15 (2.95%) Blue Coat
15 14 (2.76%) Veeam
16 13 (2.56%) NetScout
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