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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 36 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 289 288 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.98% 5.31% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 5.58% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 271 213 234
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
4624 5157 5412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.68% 95.13% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3782 3907
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 134 £47,500 +46.15% 15
Bracknell +12 64 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Slough 0 18 £29,000 - 3
Wokingham -8 12 £25,000 -29.07%
Maidenhead -14 9 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Newbury -2 5 £30,500 -7.57% 2
Thatcham -6 5 £32,500 -
Windsor +26 4 £37,500 +20.96%
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 330 (57.29%) Windows
2 229 (39.76%) Active Directory
3 222 (38.54%) VMware
4 215 (37.33%) Linux
5 199 (34.55%) Firewall
6 187 (32.47%) Cisco
7 185 (32.12%) Microsoft
7 185 (32.12%) Windows Server
8 132 (22.92%) SQL
9 127 (22.05%) WAN
10 113 (19.62%) Cisco Certification
10 113 (19.62%) MS Exchange
10 113 (19.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 112 (19.44%) MS Excel
12 110 (19.10%) TCP/IP
13 106 (18.40%) LAN
14 101 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 89 (15.45%) Unix
16 86 (14.93%) SQL Server
17 84 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
17 84 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
18 81 (14.06%) ITIL
19 80 (13.89%) Data Centre
20 79 (13.72%) DNS
21 77 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2010
22 74 (12.85%) CCNA
22 74 (12.85%) Juniper
23 66 (11.46%) CCNP
23 66 (11.46%) Finance
24 65 (11.28%) Citrix

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
1 113 (19.62%) MS Exchange
2 77 (13.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (10.94%) Apache
4 61 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 61 (10.59%) Tomcat
5 43 (7.47%) WebLogic
6 42 (7.29%) JBoss
7 39 (6.77%) IIS
8 36 (6.25%) WebSphere
9 34 (5.90%) Skype for Business
10 20 (3.47%) SharePoint
11 18 (3.13%) OpenStack
12 14 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (2.08%) nginx
14 10 (1.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
16 6 (1.04%) GlassFish
16 6 (1.04%) Jetty
17 5 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 112 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.13%) MS Office
3 3 (0.52%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.86%) Office 365
3 19 (3.30%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 199 (34.55%) Firewall
2 127 (22.05%) WAN
3 110 (19.10%) TCP/IP
4 106 (18.40%) LAN
5 79 (13.72%) DNS
6 63 (10.94%) SAN
7 54 (9.38%) Wireless
8 49 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
9 46 (7.99%) LDAP
10 45 (7.81%) DHCP
11 42 (7.29%) OSPF
12 41 (7.12%) MPLS
13 37 (6.42%) BGP
14 36 (6.25%) VPN
15 31 (5.38%) HTTP
16 30 (5.21%) Cisco Nexus
17 25 (4.34%) NAS
18 24 (4.17%) Wireshark
19 23 (3.99%) Network Security
20 22 (3.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.47%) MySQL
3 24 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.95%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.52%) DB2
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) Big Data
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.17%) MS Access
9 1 (0.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (11.46%) Finance
2 42 (7.29%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.21%) German Language
4 16 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.26%) French Language
5 13 (2.26%) Marketing
6 10 (1.74%) Banking
7 8 (1.39%) Spanish Language
8 7 (1.22%) Retail
9 3 (0.52%) Law
9 3 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.35%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Games
11 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.77%) Web Services
2 28 (4.86%) LAMP
3 15 (2.60%) .NET
4 12 (2.08%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (2.08%) MCollective
5 7 (1.22%) XML
6 5 (0.87%) J2EE
6 5 (0.87%) Regular Expression
6 5 (0.87%) XMPP
7 4 (0.69%) HTML
7 4 (0.69%) Unreal Engine
8 3 (0.52%) Classic ASP
8 3 (0.52%) CSS
8 3 (0.52%) jQuery
8 3 (0.52%) SAML
8 3 (0.52%) XSLT
9 2 (0.35%) Ajax
10 1 (0.17%) ISPF
10 1 (0.17%) Middleware
10 1 (0.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 53 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.90%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 12 (2.08%) NHS
5 12 (2.08%) Replication
5 12 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (1.91%) Mathematics
7 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.56%) FlexPod
9 8 (1.39%) Clustering
10 7 (1.22%) EMC VNX
11 6 (1.04%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.87%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.69%) e-Health
13 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
14 3 (0.52%) iPhone
14 3 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 330 (57.29%) Windows
2 215 (37.33%) Linux
3 185 (32.12%) Windows Server
4 113 (19.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 89 (15.45%) Unix
6 84 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (8.16%) Windows 7
8 45 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 23 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (3.82%) Windows 10
12 19 (3.30%) Android
13 18 (3.13%) Apple iOS
14 14 (2.43%) Mac OS X
15 13 (2.26%) Windows XP
16 12 (2.08%) CentOS
16 12 (2.08%) Mac OS
17 11 (1.91%) Ubuntu
18 8 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
18 8 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (14.06%) ITIL
2 38 (6.60%) Network Monitoring
3 32 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 31 (5.38%) Network Management
5 23 (3.99%) Incident Management
5 23 (3.99%) Vulnerability Management
6 21 (3.65%) Change Management
7 19 (3.30%) Configuration Management
8 18 (3.13%) Load Balancing
9 17 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (2.95%) Fault Management
9 17 (2.95%) Mentoring
9 17 (2.95%) Service Delivery
10 16 (2.78%) Network Architecture
10 16 (2.78%) Network Design
10 16 (2.78%) Network Planning
11 14 (2.43%) Service Management
12 12 (2.08%) Asset Management
12 12 (2.08%) Data Protection
12 12 (2.08%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 132 (22.92%) SQL
2 38 (6.60%) Perl
3 28 (4.86%) Java
4 26 (4.51%) PowerShell
5 21 (3.65%) Python
6 14 (2.43%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.74%) Bash Shell
7 10 (1.74%) C
7 10 (1.74%) C++
8 9 (1.56%) PHP
8 9 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.22%) Ruby
10 4 (0.69%) C#
11 2 (0.35%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.35%) COBOL
11 2 (0.35%) PL/1
11 2 (0.35%) REXX
11 2 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 113 (19.62%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (12.85%) CCNA
3 66 (11.46%) CCNP
4 63 (10.94%) Degree
5 38 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (5.56%) CCIE
7 29 (5.03%) MCSE
8 27 (4.69%) Security Cleared
9 23 (3.99%) CISSP
10 22 (3.82%) SC Cleared
11 20 (3.47%) CEH
12 18 (3.13%) CCIP
12 18 (3.13%) CCSP
13 16 (2.78%) CCSA
14 14 (2.43%) MCITP
15 12 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (1.39%) MCP
16 8 (1.39%) MCSA
17 6 (1.04%) CCSE
18 5 (0.87%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.38%) SLA
2 7 (1.22%) QA
3 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) DICOM
4 1 (0.17%) GMP
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 229 (39.76%) Active Directory
2 101 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
4 34 (5.90%) Hyper-V
5 23 (3.99%) VMware ESX
6 22 (3.82%) vSphere
7 12 (2.08%) qmail
7 12 (2.08%) Squid
8 10 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (1.22%) Xen
10 6 (1.04%) Samba
10 6 (1.04%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.87%) XenServer
12 4 (0.69%) Firmware
12 4 (0.69%) XenApp
12 4 (0.69%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.52%) Sendmail
14 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.17%) NFS
14 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (4.34%) Puppet
2 17 (2.95%) SCCM
3 15 (2.60%) Nagios
4 12 (2.08%) Cacti
4 12 (2.08%) collectd
4 12 (2.08%) Ganglia
4 12 (2.08%) Graphite
4 12 (2.08%) logstash
4 12 (2.08%) OpenAM
4 12 (2.08%) ZABBIX
5 10 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (1.56%) WSUS
7 8 (1.39%) Nmap
8 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (1.04%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.04%) Legato
9 6 (1.04%) SCOM
10 5 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
10 5 (0.87%) DameWare
10 5 (0.87%) Nessus
Vendors
1 222 (38.54%) VMware
2 187 (32.47%) Cisco
3 185 (32.12%) Microsoft
4 74 (12.85%) Juniper
5 65 (11.28%) Citrix
6 56 (9.72%) Oracle
7 54 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 49 (8.51%) F5
9 42 (7.29%) Red Hat
10 35 (6.08%) HP
11 20 (3.47%) EMC
11 20 (3.47%) Sun
12 18 (3.13%) Dell
12 18 (3.13%) NetApp
12 18 (3.13%) NetScout
13 17 (2.95%) Apple
14 16 (2.78%) Blue Coat
15 15 (2.60%) Nortel
16 13 (2.26%) Brocade
17 12 (2.08%) Forcepoint
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: £18,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Impressive Bens Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
greywood
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell
Mint
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Polycom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago