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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 37 55 26
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 245 245 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.82% 4.60% 7.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 4.79% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 219 217 290
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -
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
4033 5110 5622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.75% 95.96% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3183 4088 3812
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +20 126 £42,500 +49.12% 12
Maidenhead +24 34 £40,000 +56.86%
Bracknell +1 31 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Slough -11 10 £37,500 -2.59%
Windsor +3 5 £54,000 -8.08%
Thatcham -2 3 £31,000 +24.00%
Newbury -11 2 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 327 (63.01%) Windows
2 248 (47.78%) Linux
3 211 (40.66%) Active Directory
4 191 (36.80%) Windows Server
5 183 (35.26%) VMware
6 148 (28.52%) Firewall
7 143 (27.55%) Microsoft
8 138 (26.59%) TCP/IP
9 136 (26.20%) Cisco
10 133 (25.63%) SQL Server
11 112 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 109 (21.00%) SQL
13 103 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
14 99 (19.08%) DNS
15 93 (17.92%) Windows Server 2008
16 83 (15.99%) Unix
17 80 (15.41%) LAN
18 79 (15.22%) WAN
19 78 (15.03%) CCNA
19 78 (15.03%) Red Hat
19 78 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
20 75 (14.45%) MS Exchange
21 67 (12.91%) SAN
22 66 (12.72%) Apache
23 65 (12.52%) MS Excel
24 64 (12.33%) Oracle
25 62 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 62 (11.95%) PowerShell
26 60 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
27 59 (11.37%) Tomcat

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 (14.45%) MS Exchange
2 66 (12.72%) Apache
3 59 (11.37%) Tomcat
4 52 (10.02%) WebLogic
5 49 (9.44%) WebSphere
6 48 (9.25%) IIS
7 45 (8.67%) JBoss
8 27 (5.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 24 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 23 (4.43%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (4.24%) Skype for Business
12 18 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (3.47%) nginx
13 12 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (2.31%) OpenStack
14 11 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (1.93%) SharePoint
16 8 (1.54%) IBM Notes
17 5 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
17 5 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 65 (12.52%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.96%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.39%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.78%) SaaS
3 28 (5.39%) Office 365
4 9 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.58%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 148 (28.52%) Firewall
2 138 (26.59%) TCP/IP
3 99 (19.08%) DNS
4 80 (15.41%) LAN
5 79 (15.22%) WAN
6 67 (12.91%) SAN
7 56 (10.79%) DHCP
8 49 (9.44%) VPN
9 47 (9.06%) HTTP
10 41 (7.90%) LDAP
11 38 (7.32%) MPLS
11 38 (7.32%) NAS
12 34 (6.55%) OSPF
13 32 (6.17%) Wireless
13 32 (6.17%) Wireshark
14 30 (5.78%) Network Security
15 25 (4.82%) BGP
16 24 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
16 24 (4.62%) tcpdump
17 22 (4.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 40 (7.71%) MySQL
3 37 (7.13%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.50%) Big Data
5 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (2.12%) DB2
7 10 (1.93%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.16%) InfluxDB
8 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.19%) OLAP
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (1.54%) JIRA
2 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (9.06%) Finance
2 17 (3.28%) Banking
3 14 (2.70%) Games
3 14 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 14 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.31%) German Language
5 9 (1.73%) French Language
5 9 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (1.73%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.77%) Italian Language
7 4 (0.77%) Portuguese Language
7 4 (0.77%) Retail
8 2 (0.39%) Legal
8 2 (0.39%) Marketing
9 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.67%) Web Services
2 31 (5.97%) LAMP
3 21 (4.05%) .NET
3 21 (4.05%) Middleware
4 19 (3.66%) HTML
5 11 (2.12%) ZeroMQ
6 10 (1.93%) XML
7 9 (1.73%) Regular Expression
8 6 (1.16%) LEMP Stack
8 6 (1.16%) MCollective
9 5 (0.96%) CSS
9 5 (0.96%) jQuery
10 4 (0.77%) J2EE
11 3 (0.58%) Java EE
11 3 (0.58%) ODBC
12 2 (0.39%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.39%) JSON
13 1 (0.19%) Ajax
13 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.55%) Data Centre
2 33 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.36%) Clustering
2 33 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 24 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
5 17 (3.28%) Replication
6 12 (2.31%) Driving Licence
6 12 (2.31%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.93%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.73%) Xbox
9 7 (1.35%) Fat Client
9 7 (1.35%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.16%) e-Health
10 6 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.96%) IVR
11 5 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.58%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 327 (63.01%) Windows
2 248 (47.78%) Linux
3 191 (36.80%) Windows Server
4 93 (17.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (15.99%) Unix
6 78 (15.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (11.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (7.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (6.94%) Windows 7
10 28 (5.39%) CentOS
11 20 (3.85%) Solaris
12 17 (3.28%) Ubuntu
13 16 (3.08%) Windows 10
14 12 (2.31%) Windows 8
15 11 (2.12%) AIX
15 11 (2.12%) Windows XP
16 10 (1.93%) SUSE
17 9 (1.73%) HPUX
18 8 (1.54%) Mac OS
18 8 (1.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (10.60%) ITIL
2 29 (5.59%) Service Delivery
3 27 (5.20%) Analytics
3 27 (5.20%) Change Management
3 27 (5.20%) Network Monitoring
4 25 (4.82%) Web Operations
5 24 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 23 (4.43%) Incident Management
6 23 (4.43%) Virtual Environments
7 22 (4.24%) Mentoring
7 22 (4.24%) SIEM
8 21 (4.05%) Presales
9 19 (3.66%) Problem Management
10 16 (3.08%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (3.08%) Network Design
11 14 (2.70%) High Availability
11 14 (2.70%) Migration
11 14 (2.70%) Trend Analysis
12 13 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
13 12 (2.31%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (21.00%) SQL
2 62 (11.95%) PowerShell
3 49 (9.44%) Perl
4 45 (8.67%) Bash Shell
5 36 (6.94%) Java
6 33 (6.36%) Python
7 26 (5.01%) JavaScript
8 23 (4.43%) C
9 18 (3.47%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.89%) C#
11 12 (2.31%) C++
12 5 (0.96%) PHP
13 4 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.77%) T-SQL
14 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.39%) X++
16 1 (0.19%) VB
16 1 (0.19%) VBA
16 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (19.85%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (15.03%) CCNA
3 60 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (9.25%) CCNP
4 48 (9.25%) MCSE
5 47 (9.06%) Degree
6 29 (5.59%) Security Cleared
7 27 (5.20%) CISSP
7 27 (5.20%) SC Cleared
8 25 (4.82%) MCP
8 25 (4.82%) MCSA
9 24 (4.62%) CEH
10 13 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.12%) MCITP
12 10 (1.93%) CCIE
12 10 (1.93%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.73%) CISA
13 9 (1.73%) MCTS
14 8 (1.54%) CCSA
14 8 (1.54%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.43%) SLA
2 10 (1.93%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.58%) SAS 70
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.39%) QA
5 1 (0.19%) GAMP
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 211 (40.66%) Active Directory
2 112 (21.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.97%) VMware ESXi
3 31 (5.97%) vSphere
4 26 (5.01%) Firmware
5 25 (4.82%) Oracle RAC
6 23 (4.43%) Hyper-V
7 22 (4.24%) VMware ESX
8 10 (1.93%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (1.73%) XenServer
10 8 (1.54%) XenDesktop
11 7 (1.35%) Samba
11 7 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (1.16%) ProxySG
12 6 (1.16%) qmail
12 6 (1.16%) Squid
12 6 (1.16%) XenApp
13 4 (0.77%) iptables
13 4 (0.77%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 41 (7.90%) Puppet
2 22 (4.24%) OpenAM
3 17 (3.28%) SCCM
4 13 (2.50%) Nessus
5 12 (2.31%) Backup Exec
6 11 (2.12%) Tivoli
6 11 (2.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (1.93%) Nmap
8 9 (1.73%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (1.54%) Nagios
9 8 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (1.54%) WSUS
10 6 (1.16%) Cacti
10 6 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (1.16%) collectd
10 6 (1.16%) Ganglia
10 6 (1.16%) Graphite
10 6 (1.16%) logstash
10 6 (1.16%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.96%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 183 (35.26%) VMware
2 143 (27.55%) Microsoft
3 136 (26.20%) Cisco
4 78 (15.03%) Red Hat
5 64 (12.33%) Oracle
6 48 (9.25%) Citrix
7 47 (9.06%) Juniper
8 39 (7.51%) Sun
9 38 (7.32%) CheckPoint
10 34 (6.55%) F5
11 26 (5.01%) HP
12 20 (3.85%) Apple
12 20 (3.85%) NetScout
13 18 (3.47%) IBM
14 17 (3.28%) LogRhythm
15 16 (3.08%) Blue Coat
16 14 (2.70%) EMC
17 13 (2.50%) NetApp
17 13 (2.50%) Symantec
18 11 (2.12%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
GCS
Salary: Excellent Benefits & Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Premier IT
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
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Optima Connections
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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