The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 36 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 299 395 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.80% 7.11% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 7.42% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 254 268 213
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
4890 5327 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.88% 95.93% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3997 3957 3809
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 145 £38,500 +18.46% 13
Bracknell +2 83 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Slough -17 32 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Maidenhead -8 18 £32,500 - 3
Newbury +27 10 £31,500 -4.54% 1
Wokingham -18 1 £29,000 -22.66% 2
Ascot - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 328 (60.85%) Windows
2 236 (43.78%) Active Directory
3 224 (41.56%) VMware
4 218 (40.45%) Linux
5 214 (39.70%) Windows Server
6 177 (32.84%) Cisco
6 177 (32.84%) Microsoft
7 146 (27.09%) Firewall
8 128 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 124 (23.01%) MS Exchange
10 121 (22.45%) SQL
11 119 (22.08%) WAN
11 119 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 95 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 94 (17.44%) TCP/IP
14 92 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
15 90 (16.70%) MS Excel
16 89 (16.51%) LAN
17 86 (15.96%) Cisco Certification
18 84 (15.58%) Data Centre
19 76 (14.10%) Unix
20 74 (13.73%) SLA
21 72 (13.36%) ITIL
22 70 (12.99%) Juniper
23 69 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
24 68 (12.62%) DNS
24 68 (12.62%) VMware ESXi
25 60 (11.13%) Citrix
26 59 (10.95%) SQL Server
27 56 (10.39%) Security Cleared

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 124 (23.01%) MS Exchange
2 92 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (10.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (6.31%) Apache
5 31 (5.75%) Tomcat
6 29 (5.38%) JBoss
7 21 (3.90%) IIS
8 18 (3.34%) WebLogic
9 14 (2.60%) OpenStack
10 13 (2.41%) Skype for Business
10 13 (2.41%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.23%) SharePoint
12 11 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.67%) nginx
14 6 (1.11%) GlassFish
14 6 (1.11%) Jetty
15 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
15 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.93%) IBM Domino
15 5 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 90 (16.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.86%) SaaS
3 6 (1.11%) Office 365
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 146 (27.09%) Firewall
2 119 (22.08%) WAN
3 94 (17.44%) TCP/IP
4 89 (16.51%) LAN
5 68 (12.62%) DNS
6 40 (7.42%) DHCP
7 37 (6.86%) Wireless
8 33 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (5.94%) BGP
10 31 (5.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (5.57%) SAN
12 28 (5.19%) LDAP
13 27 (5.01%) Network Security
14 25 (4.64%) SSL
15 22 (4.08%) MPLS
15 22 (4.08%) OSPF
16 21 (3.90%) VPN
17 20 (3.71%) Wireshark
18 19 (3.53%) HTTP
19 18 (3.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (10.95%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.75%) MySQL
3 12 (2.23%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.11%) DB2
4 6 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.74%) Big Data
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.19%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 52 (9.65%) Telecoms
2 51 (9.46%) Finance
3 32 (5.94%) German Language
4 19 (3.53%) French Language
5 15 (2.78%) Banking
6 13 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.86%) Retail
7 10 (1.86%) Spanish Language
8 9 (1.67%) Marketing
9 5 (0.93%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.74%) Advertising
11 3 (0.56%) Billing
11 3 (0.56%) Law
11 3 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.37%) Legal
13 1 (0.19%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.15%) Web Services
2 16 (2.97%) LAMP
3 9 (1.67%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (1.67%) MCollective
4 7 (1.30%) .NET
5 6 (1.11%) XML
6 5 (0.93%) J2EE
6 5 (0.93%) ZeroMQ
7 3 (0.56%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.56%) HTML
7 3 (0.56%) SAML
7 3 (0.56%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (0.37%) CSS
8 2 (0.37%) jQuery
8 2 (0.37%) XMPP
9 1 (0.19%) Ajax
9 1 (0.19%) AppFabric
9 1 (0.19%) DCOM
9 1 (0.19%) ISPF
9 1 (0.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 84 (15.58%) Data Centre
2 44 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.64%) Driving Licence
4 24 (4.45%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.41%) FlexPod
6 12 (2.23%) NHS
7 10 (1.86%) Mobile App
7 10 (1.86%) Replication
8 7 (1.30%) Clustering
8 7 (1.30%) EMC VNX
8 7 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (1.11%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.11%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.74%) e-Health
10 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.56%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 328 (60.85%) Windows
2 218 (40.45%) Linux
3 214 (39.70%) Windows Server
4 128 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (22.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (14.10%) Unix
7 69 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (6.68%) Windows 7
10 34 (6.31%) CentOS
11 28 (5.19%) Ubuntu
12 26 (4.82%) Debian
12 26 (4.82%) Windows XP
13 24 (4.45%) Windows 8
14 13 (2.41%) Data ONTAP
15 12 (2.23%) Android
15 12 (2.23%) Solaris
16 8 (1.48%) AIX
16 8 (1.48%) Apple iOS
16 8 (1.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (13.36%) ITIL
2 41 (7.61%) Root Cause Analysis
3 34 (6.31%) Network Management
4 33 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
5 31 (5.75%) Mentoring
6 29 (5.38%) Fault Management
7 18 (3.34%) Risk Analysis
8 16 (2.97%) Load Balancing
8 16 (2.97%) Service Management
8 16 (2.97%) SIEM
8 16 (2.97%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (2.60%) Configuration Management
9 14 (2.60%) Incident Management
10 12 (2.23%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (2.23%) Data Protection
11 11 (2.04%) Change Management
11 11 (2.04%) Presales
11 11 (2.04%) Service Delivery
12 10 (1.86%) High Availability
13 9 (1.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 121 (22.45%) SQL
2 27 (5.01%) Perl
3 22 (4.08%) Java
4 19 (3.53%) C
5 18 (3.34%) Python
6 15 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 11 (2.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.86%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.67%) PHP
9 9 (1.67%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.30%) Ruby
11 6 (1.11%) C++
12 5 (0.93%) C#
13 3 (0.56%) Assembly Language
13 3 (0.56%) COBOL
13 3 (0.56%) PL/1
13 3 (0.56%) REXX
14 2 (0.37%) VB
15 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (15.96%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 54 (10.02%) CCNP
4 50 (9.28%) Degree
5 47 (8.72%) SC Cleared
6 46 (8.53%) CCNA
7 27 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (3.90%) CCIE
9 19 (3.53%) CISSP
10 18 (3.34%) MCITP
11 17 (3.15%) CEH
11 17 (3.15%) MCSE
12 8 (1.48%) SANS
13 7 (1.30%) CCA
13 7 (1.30%) CCIP
13 7 (1.30%) CCSP
13 7 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (1.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.11%) CCSE
15 5 (0.93%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (13.73%) SLA
2 7 (1.30%) QA
3 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.37%) HL7
5 1 (0.19%) DICOM
System Software
1 236 (43.78%) Active Directory
2 95 (17.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (12.62%) VMware ESXi
4 48 (8.91%) Hyper-V
5 38 (7.05%) vSphere
6 35 (6.49%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.23%) XenServer
8 10 (1.86%) XenApp
9 9 (1.67%) qmail
9 9 (1.67%) Squid
10 7 (1.30%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.30%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (1.11%) VirtualBox
11 6 (1.11%) Xen
12 3 (0.56%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.19%) Samba
13 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (5.57%) SCCM
2 15 (2.78%) SCOM
3 12 (2.23%) Puppet
3 12 (2.23%) WSUS
4 10 (1.86%) Nagios
5 9 (1.67%) Cacti
5 9 (1.67%) collectd
5 9 (1.67%) Ganglia
5 9 (1.67%) Graphite
5 9 (1.67%) logstash
5 9 (1.67%) ZABBIX
6 8 (1.48%) Endace
7 7 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (1.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (1.11%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.11%) CiscoWorks
8 6 (1.11%) EdgeSight
8 6 (1.11%) Plesk
Vendors
1 224 (41.56%) VMware
2 177 (32.84%) Cisco
2 177 (32.84%) Microsoft
3 70 (12.99%) Juniper
4 60 (11.13%) Citrix
5 54 (10.02%) Red Hat
6 37 (6.86%) Oracle
7 34 (6.31%) HP
8 32 (5.94%) F5
9 31 (5.75%) Nortel
10 29 (5.38%) CheckPoint
11 27 (5.01%) NetApp
12 23 (4.27%) Dell
13 21 (3.90%) EMC
14 19 (3.53%) IBM
15 16 (2.97%) Symantec
16 12 (2.23%) Sun
17 11 (2.04%) Forcepoint
18 10 (1.86%) Blue Coat
19 9 (1.67%) NetScout
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits and on-going training
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45 - £50 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum +15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Consol Partners
Salary: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Carbosynth
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sogeti
Posted: 23 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 27 days ago