The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 154 149 141
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 64 75 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 1.48% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.55% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 73
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,100 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Technical 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
4324 4844 5364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.50% 95.56% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3500 3653 3851
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 £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
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% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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 +14 42 £36,250 -6.45% 2
Bracknell -1 14 £40,250 +4.54%
Maidenhead -3 2 £37,500 +7.14%
Wokingham -19 2 £36,250 +11.53%
Slough +8 1 £25,500 +2.00%
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (50.35%) Windows
2 66 (46.15%) Linux
3 62 (43.36%) Microsoft
4 59 (41.26%) Active Directory
5 49 (34.27%) VMware
6 47 (32.87%) TCP/IP
7 46 (32.17%) Firewall
8 42 (29.37%) Windows Server
9 36 (25.17%) SQL
10 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
11 32 (22.38%) Unix
12 31 (21.68%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (20.98%) MS Exchange
14 29 (20.28%) MS Excel
15 28 (19.58%) LAN
15 28 (19.58%) WAN
16 26 (18.18%) Degree
17 25 (17.48%) Cisco
17 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
17 25 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (16.78%) IIS
19 23 (16.08%) Apache
20 21 (14.69%) Oracle
21 20 (13.99%) German Language
22 19 (13.29%) CEH
22 19 (13.29%) CISSP
22 19 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
23 18 (12.59%) Tomcat
23 18 (12.59%) WebLogic
23 18 (12.59%) DNS

Technical 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 30 (20.98%) MS Exchange
2 24 (16.78%) IIS
3 23 (16.08%) Apache
4 18 (12.59%) Tomcat
4 18 (12.59%) WebLogic
4 18 (12.59%) WebSphere
5 17 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (9.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (4.90%) Skype for Business
8 6 (4.20%) OpenStack
9 5 (3.50%) IBM Notes
9 5 (3.50%) JBoss
10 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.40%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (20.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.50%) Office 365
3 3 (2.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (32.87%) TCP/IP
2 46 (32.17%) Firewall
3 28 (19.58%) LAN
3 28 (19.58%) WAN
4 18 (12.59%) DNS
5 13 (9.09%) SAN
6 12 (8.39%) HTTP
7 8 (5.59%) DHCP
8 7 (4.90%) SMTP
8 7 (4.90%) SNMP
8 7 (4.90%) Wireless
9 6 (4.20%) Internet
10 5 (3.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (3.50%) SSL
10 5 (3.50%) VoIP
11 4 (2.80%) BGP
11 4 (2.80%) Ethernet
11 4 (2.80%) NAS
11 4 (2.80%) OSPF
11 4 (2.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) DB2
3 2 (1.40%) MySQL
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.70%) MS Access
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 20 (13.99%) German Language
2 7 (4.90%) French Language
3 5 (3.50%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.10%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.70%) Finance
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.69%) Web Services
2 8 (5.59%) HTML
3 5 (3.50%) Regular Expression
3 5 (3.50%) XML
4 2 (1.40%) .NET
4 2 (1.40%) Classic ASP
4 2 (1.40%) CSS
4 2 (1.40%) jQuery
4 2 (1.40%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (1.40%) XSLT
5 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.69%) Clustering
4 10 (6.99%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.20%) Replication
6 5 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.80%) Driving Licence
8 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.10%) PKI
9 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 72 (50.35%) Windows
2 66 (46.15%) Linux
3 42 (29.37%) Windows Server
4 32 (22.38%) Unix
5 25 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.20%) Mac OS
9 6 (4.20%) SUSE
9 6 (4.20%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.50%) Windows NT
11 4 (2.80%) AIX
11 4 (2.80%) HPUX
11 4 (2.80%) Solaris
11 4 (2.80%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.40%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.70%) Android
13 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (10.49%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (4.90%) Process Improvement
3 6 (4.20%) Data Management
3 6 (4.20%) Network Management
4 5 (3.50%) Case Management
4 5 (3.50%) Service Management
5 4 (2.80%) Identity Management
5 4 (2.80%) ITIL
5 4 (2.80%) Time Management
6 3 (2.10%) Information Security
6 3 (2.10%) Resource Management
7 2 (1.40%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (1.40%) Change Management
7 2 (1.40%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (1.40%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (1.40%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.40%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.40%) Product Management
7 2 (1.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (1.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) SQL
2 8 (5.59%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.90%) Java
4 6 (4.20%) C
5 5 (3.50%) PHP
6 4 (2.80%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.10%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.10%) C++
7 3 (2.10%) Perl
7 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.40%) C#
9 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (18.18%) Degree
2 19 (13.29%) CEH
2 19 (13.29%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (13.29%) CISSP
3 17 (11.89%) CCNA
4 16 (11.19%) MCSE
4 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.50%) MCITP
7 4 (2.80%) CCNP
8 3 (2.10%) MCSA
9 2 (1.40%) CCVP
9 2 (1.40%) RHCE
9 2 (1.40%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.70%) CCDA
10 1 (0.70%) HND
10 1 (0.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) GAMP
System Software
1 59 (41.26%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.89%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.90%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.50%) Samba
7 3 (2.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.70%) vSphere
9 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (5.59%) Nmap
2 5 (3.50%) Nessus
3 4 (2.80%) Legato
3 4 (2.80%) Simpana
4 2 (1.40%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.40%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (43.36%) Microsoft
2 49 (34.27%) VMware
3 25 (17.48%) Cisco
4 21 (14.69%) Oracle
5 17 (11.89%) Red Hat
6 10 (6.99%) Hitachi
7 9 (6.29%) HP
8 7 (4.90%) EMC
8 7 (4.90%) NetApp
8 7 (4.90%) Sun
9 5 (3.50%) Forcepoint
9 5 (3.50%) Lotus
9 5 (3.50%) Novell
10 4 (2.80%) Citrix
10 4 (2.80%) Dell
10 4 (2.80%) IBM
10 4 (2.80%) Sybase
10 4 (2.80%) Veeam
10 4 (2.80%) Veritas
11 3 (2.10%) Mitel
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