The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 140 181 108
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 86 41 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.45% 0.73% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.78% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 70 39 128
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £32,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
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
5429 5241 5250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.81% 93.06% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4032 4384
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £61,950 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

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 22 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 +16 38 £32,750 -6.42% 3
Bracknell -8 10 £37,500 +13.63%
Windsor -16 7 £29,000 -40.20%
Maidenhead -9 6 £50,000 +44.92%
Slough +4 4 £36,500 +21.66%
Wokingham - 1 £36,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 117 (69.23%) Windows
2 82 (48.52%) Linux
3 81 (47.93%) UNIX
4 63 (37.28%) Microsoft
5 54 (31.95%) Oracle
6 51 (30.18%) SQL
7 48 (28.40%) VMware
8 40 (23.67%) German Language
9 39 (23.08%) French Language
10 38 (22.49%) TCP/IP
11 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
11 36 (21.30%) Relational Database
12 35 (20.71%) SAN
13 32 (18.93%) SharePoint
14 30 (17.75%) RDBMS
15 29 (17.16%) Solaris
15 29 (17.16%) Lotus Domino
16 27 (15.98%) Internet
17 25 (14.79%) Firewall
18 23 (13.61%) Validation
19 22 (13.02%) Clustering
20 21 (12.43%) Telecoms
20 21 (12.43%) Spanish Language
20 21 (12.43%) HP
20 21 (12.43%) MS Excel
21 20 (11.83%) CISSP
21 20 (11.83%) DNS
22 19 (11.24%) Sun
22 19 (11.24%) LAN
22 19 (11.24%) WAN

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (18.93%) SharePoint
2 29 (17.16%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (2.96%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.96%) Lync
3 5 (2.96%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.37%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.37%) IIS
4 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.18%) Apache
6 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.59%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (12.43%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.10%) MS Office
3 7 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (22.49%) TCP/IP
2 35 (20.71%) SAN
3 27 (15.98%) Internet
4 25 (14.79%) Firewall
5 20 (11.83%) DNS
6 19 (11.24%) LAN
6 19 (11.24%) WAN
7 14 (8.28%) DHCP
8 9 (5.33%) ISDN
9 8 (4.73%) VoIP
9 8 (4.73%) Wireless
10 7 (4.14%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.55%) PBX
11 6 (3.55%) VPN
12 5 (2.96%) SGSN
12 5 (2.96%) GPRS
12 5 (2.96%) GSM
13 4 (2.37%) ATM
13 4 (2.37%) WCDMA
13 4 (2.37%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.30%) SQL Server
1 36 (21.30%) Relational Database
2 30 (17.75%) RDBMS
3 15 (8.88%) DB2
4 5 (2.96%) Big Data
5 4 (2.37%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.18%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (23.67%) German Language
2 39 (23.08%) French Language
3 21 (12.43%) Telecoms
3 21 (12.43%) Spanish Language
4 19 (11.24%) Russian Language
5 7 (4.14%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.96%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) J2EE
2 5 (2.96%) HTML
3 4 (2.37%) XML
4 3 (1.78%) .NET
4 3 (1.78%) Web Services
5 2 (1.18%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.59%) Java EE
6 1 (0.59%) Middleware
6 1 (0.59%) MAPI
6 1 (0.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Clustering
2 11 (6.51%) Data Integration
3 9 (5.33%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.96%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.96%) Social Media
4 5 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.78%) PKI
5 3 (1.78%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 117 (69.23%) Windows
2 82 (48.52%) Linux
3 81 (47.93%) UNIX
4 29 (17.16%) Solaris
5 9 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.96%) AIX
7 5 (2.96%) HPUX
8 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.37%) Windows NT
8 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.37%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.78%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.18%) CentOS
10 2 (1.18%) SUSE
11 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.61%) Validation
2 15 (8.88%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (5.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (4.73%) CRM
4 8 (4.73%) ITIL
4 8 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (4.14%) Service Management
5 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
6 6 (3.55%) Time Management
6 6 (3.55%) ITSM
6 6 (3.55%) Security Management
7 5 (2.96%) Data Management
7 5 (2.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (2.96%) OO
8 4 (2.37%) ETL
8 4 (2.37%) Product Management
9 3 (1.78%) Data Modelling
10 2 (1.18%) Master Data Management
11 1 (0.59%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (0.59%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.18%) SQL
2 18 (10.65%) Java
3 7 (4.14%) C++
4 6 (3.55%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.37%) C#
6 3 (1.78%) Perl
7 2 (1.18%) C
7 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.59%) Ruby
8 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (11.83%) CISSP
2 18 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.06%) CEH
4 16 (9.47%) MCSE
5 14 (8.28%) Security Cleared
5 14 (8.28%) MCP
5 14 (8.28%) CCNA
5 14 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (6.51%) Degree
7 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.14%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.55%) MCSA
8 6 (3.55%) MCDBA
8 6 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.55%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.78%) CCNP
10 2 (1.18%) CCVP
11 1 (0.59%) SCSA
11 1 (0.59%) CCA
11 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) SLA
2 7 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.73%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.55%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.78%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.18%) XenApp
6 2 (1.18%) Samba
6 2 (1.18%) Nmap
7 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.59%) XenServer
7 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) SCCM
1 2 (1.18%) SCOM
1 2 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.18%) Nessus
1 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 63 (37.28%) Microsoft
2 54 (31.95%) Oracle
3 48 (28.40%) VMware
4 21 (12.43%) HP
5 19 (11.24%) Sun
6 16 (9.47%) Cisco
7 9 (5.33%) Sybase
8 7 (4.14%) Symantec
9 6 (3.55%) Citrix
10 5 (2.96%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.96%) Apple
11 3 (1.78%) Juniper
11 3 (1.78%) IBM
11 3 (1.78%) JBoss
12 2 (1.18%) Novell
12 2 (1.18%) Veritas
12 2 (1.18%) Lotus
12 2 (1.18%) EMC
12 2 (1.18%) Intel
12 2 (1.18%) Kaseya
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Posted: 4 days ago
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