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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 37 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 198 296 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.75% 5.76% 6.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.04% 6.07% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 175 257 257
Median salary £35,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
3280 4880 5287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.29% 94.90% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 4004 3945
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +9 91 £35,000 -9.09% 7
Maidenhead +24 30 £40,000 +23.07%
Slough +21 25 £32,500 -1.51%
Bracknell -23 24 £31,250 -26.47%
Newbury +3 4 £27,500 -11.29% 1
Ascot -8 3 £25,000 -
Wokingham +2 2 £33,250 +14.65% 3
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 316 (71.98%) Windows
2 203 (46.24%) Active Directory
3 193 (43.96%) Linux
4 185 (42.14%) Windows Server
5 148 (33.71%) VMware
6 130 (29.61%) Microsoft
7 115 (26.20%) Firewall
8 110 (25.06%) SQL Server
9 108 (24.60%) TCP/IP
10 103 (23.46%) SQL
11 85 (19.36%) Cisco
12 83 (18.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 77 (17.54%) MS Exchange
14 76 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 74 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 74 (16.86%) Windows 7
16 69 (15.72%) MS Excel
17 63 (14.35%) Unix
17 63 (14.35%) Cisco Certification
17 63 (14.35%) Hyper-V
18 62 (14.12%) DNS
19 56 (12.76%) CCNA
20 55 (12.53%) LAN
21 53 (12.07%) WAN
22 52 (11.85%) ITIL
22 52 (11.85%) Microsoft Certification
23 51 (11.62%) Tomcat
24 49 (11.16%) SAN
25 45 (10.25%) Data Protection
26 44 (10.02%) Oracle

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 77 (17.54%) MS Exchange
2 51 (11.62%) Tomcat
3 43 (9.79%) Apache
4 41 (9.34%) WebSphere
5 38 (8.66%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (7.29%) IIS
7 30 (6.83%) WebLogic
8 28 (6.38%) JBoss
9 21 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (2.73%) IBM Notes
12 11 (2.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (1.37%) SharePoint
16 5 (1.14%) Skype for Business
17 3 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
17 3 (0.68%) MQSeries
Applications
1 69 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.83%) Office 365
2 28 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.19%) SaaS
4 5 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
6 1 (0.23%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 115 (26.20%) Firewall
2 108 (24.60%) TCP/IP
3 62 (14.12%) DNS
4 55 (12.53%) LAN
5 53 (12.07%) WAN
6 49 (11.16%) SAN
7 35 (7.97%) HTTP
7 35 (7.97%) VPN
8 31 (7.06%) NAS
9 27 (6.15%) Network Security
10 25 (5.69%) Wireless
11 23 (5.24%) DHCP
12 20 (4.56%) SSL
12 20 (4.56%) VLAN
13 19 (4.33%) Internet
14 16 (3.64%) MPLS
14 16 (3.64%) Wireshark
15 15 (3.42%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (2.73%) OSPF
17 11 (2.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.87%) Big Data
2 17 (3.87%) MySQL
3 16 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 14 (3.19%) InfluxDB
4 14 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.51%) RDBMS
5 11 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.14%) DB2
8 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.05%) JIRA
2 8 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 8 (1.82%) IntelliJ
2 8 (1.82%) Maven
2 8 (1.82%) NetBeans
3 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) MSI
General
1 28 (6.38%) Finance
1 28 (6.38%) French Language
2 23 (5.24%) German Language
3 18 (4.10%) Games
4 17 (3.87%) Spanish Language
5 16 (3.64%) Italian Language
5 16 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.96%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.28%) Portuguese Language
8 6 (1.37%) Marketing
9 4 (0.91%) Law
9 4 (0.91%) Retail
10 3 (0.68%) Back Office
10 3 (0.68%) Billing
10 3 (0.68%) Electronics
10 3 (0.68%) Legal
11 2 (0.46%) Avionics
11 2 (0.46%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.23%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.74%) Web Services
2 17 (3.87%) LAMP
3 14 (3.19%) Middleware
4 13 (2.96%) Regular Expression
5 12 (2.73%) ZeroMQ
6 11 (2.51%) XML
7 9 (2.05%) Spring
8 8 (1.82%) .NET
8 8 (1.82%) Java EE
8 8 (1.82%) Java SE
8 8 (1.82%) JMS
8 8 (1.82%) REST
8 8 (1.82%) SOAP
9 6 (1.37%) HTML
9 6 (1.37%) J2EE
10 4 (0.91%) CSS
11 3 (0.68%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.68%) jQuery
11 3 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.38%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.92%) Clustering
3 21 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.10%) Data Centre
5 16 (3.64%) Cyberthreat
6 10 (2.28%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.28%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.59%) e-Health
7 7 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.59%) PKI
8 4 (0.91%) iPhone
8 4 (0.91%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.91%) Replication
8 4 (0.91%) User Experience
9 3 (0.68%) Fintech
9 3 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.68%) iPad
9 3 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 316 (71.98%) Windows
2 193 (43.96%) Linux
3 185 (42.14%) Windows Server
4 76 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (16.86%) Windows 7
5 74 (16.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (14.35%) Unix
7 34 (7.74%) Windows 8
8 28 (6.38%) Windows 10
9 27 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (5.92%) CentOS
11 18 (4.10%) Solaris
12 12 (2.73%) Mac OS
12 12 (2.73%) Windows NT
13 8 (1.82%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.59%) AIX
14 7 (1.59%) HPUX
15 6 (1.37%) Android
15 6 (1.37%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (11.85%) ITIL
2 45 (10.25%) Data Protection
3 24 (5.47%) Mentoring
4 23 (5.24%) Cybersecurity
4 23 (5.24%) Presales
5 21 (4.78%) Analytics
5 21 (4.78%) Network Monitoring
6 19 (4.33%) SIEM
7 17 (3.87%) Network Design
7 17 (3.87%) Open Source
7 17 (3.87%) Service Delivery
8 16 (3.64%) DevOps
8 16 (3.64%) Migration
9 12 (2.73%) Change Management
9 12 (2.73%) Data Management
10 10 (2.28%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (2.28%) Digital Forensics
11 9 (2.05%) Network Architecture
11 9 (2.05%) Network Management
11 9 (2.05%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 103 (23.46%) SQL
2 37 (8.43%) Bash Shell
3 35 (7.97%) Java
4 34 (7.74%) Perl
5 32 (7.29%) Python
6 24 (5.47%) PowerShell
7 20 (4.56%) C
8 19 (4.33%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.51%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.14%) C#
11 5 (1.14%) C++
12 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.68%) Tcl
14 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.46%) X++
15 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (14.35%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (12.76%) CCNA
3 52 (11.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 39 (8.88%) CISSP
5 36 (8.20%) MCSE
6 35 (7.97%) Degree
7 34 (7.74%) CEH
8 25 (5.69%) MCP
9 19 (4.33%) CCNP
10 17 (3.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (3.64%) MCSA
12 15 (3.42%) GCIA
12 15 (3.42%) Security Cleared
13 12 (2.73%) DV Cleared
13 12 (2.73%) SC Cleared
14 10 (2.28%) AWS Certification
14 10 (2.28%) CCIE
14 10 (2.28%) CCSA
15 9 (2.05%) CCIP
15 9 (2.05%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.38%) SLA
2 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 203 (46.24%) Active Directory
2 83 (18.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (14.35%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (2.51%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (2.28%) Samba
7 9 (2.05%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.37%) ProxySG
10 5 (1.14%) vSphere
11 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.68%) XenApp
12 2 (0.46%) Docker
12 2 (0.46%) Firmware
12 2 (0.46%) iptables
13 1 (0.23%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (4.56%) Puppet
2 18 (4.10%) Backup Exec
3 12 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.51%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.28%) Grafana
5 10 (2.28%) Nessus
6 8 (1.82%) OpenAM
6 8 (1.82%) SCCM
7 7 (1.59%) Graphite
7 7 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (1.14%) Ansible
9 4 (0.91%) Kibana
9 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.91%) Nmap
9 4 (0.91%) WSUS
10 3 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.68%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.68%) Perfmon
10 3 (0.68%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 148 (33.71%) VMware
2 130 (29.61%) Microsoft
3 85 (19.36%) Cisco
4 44 (10.02%) Oracle
5 32 (7.29%) Red Hat
6 29 (6.61%) CheckPoint
6 29 (6.61%) Citrix
6 29 (6.61%) NetApp
7 27 (6.15%) Juniper
8 24 (5.47%) HP
9 23 (5.24%) IBM
10 17 (3.87%) Sun
10 17 (3.87%) Veeam
11 16 (3.64%) F5
12 15 (3.42%) Google
13 14 (3.19%) EMC
14 13 (2.96%) Apple
14 13 (2.96%) Blue Coat
15 12 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (2.73%) TIBCO
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