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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 33 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 275 287 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.12% 5.61% 5.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.35% 5.87% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 254 225 209
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
4329 4888 5274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.41% 95.54% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3508 3691 3779
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +5 128 £47,500 +46.15% 7
Bracknell -1 42 £40,000 +22.13% 1
Slough +15 24 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Maidenhead +5 20 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Windsor +15 12 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Wokingham -13 9 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Newbury +6 7 £29,000 -22.66%
Thatcham -6 5 £32,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 308 (57.04%) Windows
2 221 (40.93%) Linux
3 211 (39.07%) Active Directory
4 187 (34.63%) VMware
5 179 (33.15%) Microsoft
6 170 (31.48%) Firewall
7 158 (29.26%) Windows Server
8 146 (27.04%) Cisco
9 117 (21.67%) TCP/IP
10 107 (19.81%) SQL
11 101 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 99 (18.33%) WAN
12 99 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
13 97 (17.96%) SQL Server
14 94 (17.41%) DNS
15 93 (17.22%) MS Exchange
16 92 (17.04%) MS Excel
17 90 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 85 (15.74%) Unix
18 85 (15.74%) LAN
19 78 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
20 73 (13.52%) SAN
21 69 (12.78%) ITIL
22 66 (12.22%) Apache
23 64 (11.85%) Tomcat
23 64 (11.85%) CCNA
24 60 (11.11%) CCNP
24 60 (11.11%) DHCP
24 60 (11.11%) Degree
25 59 (10.93%) Red Hat

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 93 (17.22%) MS Exchange
2 66 (12.22%) Apache
3 64 (11.85%) Tomcat
4 51 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 49 (9.07%) WebLogic
6 47 (8.70%) JBoss
7 39 (7.22%) Skype for Business
8 38 (7.04%) IIS
9 37 (6.85%) WebSphere
10 35 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (4.26%) OpenStack
12 22 (4.07%) SharePoint
13 20 (3.70%) nginx
14 19 (3.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 18 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
18 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
18 5 (0.93%) GlassFish
18 5 (0.93%) Jetty
Applications
1 92 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.89%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) MS Project
4 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.15%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (6.30%) Office 365
3 22 (4.07%) SaaS
4 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 170 (31.48%) Firewall
2 117 (21.67%) TCP/IP
3 99 (18.33%) WAN
4 94 (17.41%) DNS
5 85 (15.74%) LAN
6 73 (13.52%) SAN
7 60 (11.11%) DHCP
8 50 (9.26%) VPN
9 49 (9.07%) LDAP
10 46 (8.52%) HTTP
11 45 (8.33%) MPLS
11 45 (8.33%) OSPF
12 41 (7.59%) Wireless
13 35 (6.48%) Cisco ASA
14 33 (6.11%) BGP
14 33 (6.11%) NAS
15 29 (5.37%) Wireshark
16 24 (4.44%) SSL
17 22 (4.07%) BIG-IP
17 22 (4.07%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (17.96%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.78%) MySQL
3 29 (5.37%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.63%) RDBMS
5 12 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.67%) Big Data
7 8 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.93%) DB2
10 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.19%) MS Access
11 1 (0.19%) OLAP
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.37%) JIRA
General
1 54 (10.00%) Finance
2 23 (4.26%) German Language
3 19 (3.52%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.15%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.78%) Banking
6 11 (2.04%) Games
7 8 (1.48%) Marketing
8 7 (1.30%) French Language
9 6 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.11%) Retail
10 5 (0.93%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.56%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.37%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Law
13 1 (0.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.15%) Web Services
2 36 (6.67%) LAMP
3 17 (3.15%) .NET
4 13 (2.41%) HTML
5 12 (2.22%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (2.22%) MCollective
6 9 (1.67%) Middleware
6 9 (1.67%) XML
7 7 (1.30%) Regular Expression
7 7 (1.30%) ZeroMQ
8 5 (0.93%) XMPP
9 4 (0.74%) CSS
10 3 (0.56%) Classic ASP
10 3 (0.56%) XSLT
11 2 (0.37%) Ajax
11 2 (0.37%) jQuery
11 2 (0.37%) Unreal Engine
12 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.19%) ISPF
12 1 (0.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 29 (5.37%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.63%) Clustering
5 20 (3.70%) Virtual Team
6 15 (2.78%) Replication
7 13 (2.41%) Driving Licence
7 13 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.04%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.30%) Cyberthreat
9 7 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.11%) NHS
10 6 (1.11%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.93%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.56%) iPhone
12 3 (0.56%) PKI
13 2 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 308 (57.04%) Windows
2 221 (40.93%) Linux
3 158 (29.26%) Windows Server
4 90 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 85 (15.74%) Unix
6 78 (14.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (9.07%) Windows 7
8 38 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (4.63%) Windows 10
10 24 (4.44%) Windows 8
11 20 (3.70%) CentOS
12 19 (3.52%) Android
13 18 (3.33%) Apple iOS
14 14 (2.59%) Mac OS X
14 14 (2.59%) Ubuntu
14 14 (2.59%) Windows XP
15 12 (2.22%) Mac OS
16 9 (1.67%) HPUX
17 7 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (12.78%) ITIL
2 32 (5.93%) Network Monitoring
3 31 (5.74%) Root Cause Analysis
4 27 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 20 (3.70%) Change Management
6 19 (3.52%) Network Management
6 19 (3.52%) Service Delivery
6 19 (3.52%) Web Operations
7 16 (2.96%) Network Design
7 16 (2.96%) Vulnerability Management
8 15 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 15 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
9 14 (2.59%) Network Architecture
9 14 (2.59%) Network Planning
10 13 (2.41%) Asset Management
10 13 (2.41%) Load Balancing
11 12 (2.22%) High Availability
12 11 (2.04%) Analytics
12 11 (2.04%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (2.04%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 107 (19.81%) SQL
2 43 (7.96%) PowerShell
3 39 (7.22%) Perl
4 26 (4.81%) Java
5 24 (4.44%) Bash Shell
6 23 (4.26%) JavaScript
6 23 (4.26%) Python
7 13 (2.41%) C
7 13 (2.41%) PHP
8 7 (1.30%) C++
8 7 (1.30%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.74%) C#
10 2 (0.37%) VBA
11 1 (0.19%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.19%) COBOL
11 1 (0.19%) PL/1
11 1 (0.19%) REXX
11 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.19%) VB
11 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (11.85%) CCNA
3 60 (11.11%) CCNP
3 60 (11.11%) Degree
4 44 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (6.67%) MCSE
6 23 (4.26%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.07%) CCIE
7 22 (4.07%) SC Cleared
8 21 (3.89%) CISSP
9 19 (3.52%) CEH
10 16 (2.96%) CCIP
10 16 (2.96%) CCSP
11 14 (2.59%) CCSA
12 13 (2.41%) MCITP
12 13 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (2.22%) MCSA
14 8 (1.48%) MCP
15 6 (1.11%) CCVP
16 5 (0.93%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.37%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) SAS 70
3 1 (0.19%) GAMP
3 1 (0.19%) GMP
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 211 (39.07%) Active Directory
2 101 (18.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (9.81%) VMware ESXi
4 30 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 23 (4.26%) vSphere
6 21 (3.89%) VMware ESX
7 19 (3.52%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (2.78%) Firmware
9 12 (2.22%) qmail
9 12 (2.22%) Squid
10 6 (1.11%) Samba
10 6 (1.11%) Xen
10 6 (1.11%) XenServer
11 5 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.93%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.74%) XenApp
13 3 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (6.11%) Puppet
2 20 (3.70%) SCCM
3 16 (2.96%) OpenAM
4 15 (2.78%) Nagios
5 12 (2.22%) Cacti
5 12 (2.22%) collectd
5 12 (2.22%) Ganglia
5 12 (2.22%) Graphite
5 12 (2.22%) logstash
5 12 (2.22%) ZABBIX
6 10 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
6 10 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (1.67%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (1.48%) Nmap
8 8 (1.48%) Tivoli
8 8 (1.48%) WSUS
9 6 (1.11%) DameWare
9 6 (1.11%) Legato
10 5 (0.93%) Nessus
Vendors
1 187 (34.63%) VMware
2 179 (33.15%) Microsoft
3 146 (27.04%) Cisco
4 59 (10.93%) Red Hat
5 57 (10.56%) Juniper
6 56 (10.37%) Oracle
7 55 (10.19%) Citrix
8 50 (9.26%) CheckPoint
9 48 (8.89%) F5
10 37 (6.85%) HP
11 28 (5.19%) Sun
12 25 (4.63%) Apple
13 22 (4.07%) NetScout
14 16 (2.96%) Blue Coat
15 15 (2.78%) Dell
16 14 (2.59%) EMC
16 14 (2.59%) IBM
17 12 (2.22%) Brocade
17 12 (2.22%) Symantec
17 12 (2.22%) Veeam
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