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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 152 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 57 77 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 1.54% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.61% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 49 70 76
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
4287 4776 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.75% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3635 3719
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +6 37 £36,750 -2.00% 5
Bracknell -18 12 £40,000 +3.89%
Maidenhead - 2 £37,500 -
Slough +7 1 £25,500 -27.14% 1
Wokingham -15 1 £50,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (52.94%) Windows
2 65 (47.79%) Linux
3 60 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 54 (39.71%) Active Directory
5 45 (33.09%) TCP/IP
6 42 (30.88%) SQL
7 39 (28.68%) Firewall
8 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
8 38 (27.94%) VMware
9 37 (27.21%) Windows Server
10 28 (20.59%) Unix
11 27 (19.85%) Cisco
12 26 (19.12%) LAN
12 26 (19.12%) WAN
12 26 (19.12%) Degree
12 26 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (18.38%) MS Excel
13 25 (18.38%) Oracle
14 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (16.91%) MS Exchange
16 22 (16.18%) IIS
16 22 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (15.44%) CCNA
18 20 (14.71%) Apache
19 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
20 18 (13.24%) MCSE
20 18 (13.24%) WebLogic
20 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (13.24%) SAN
20 18 (13.24%) Red Hat

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 23 (16.91%) MS Exchange
2 22 (16.18%) IIS
3 20 (14.71%) Apache
4 18 (13.24%) WebLogic
4 18 (13.24%) WebSphere
5 16 (11.76%) Tomcat
6 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (8.09%) Skype for Business
7 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (4.41%) JBoss
9 5 (3.68%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (2.21%) Confluence
11 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.47%) IBM Domino
12 2 (1.47%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 25 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) OneDrive
2 3 (2.21%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (33.09%) TCP/IP
2 39 (28.68%) Firewall
3 26 (19.12%) LAN
3 26 (19.12%) WAN
4 18 (13.24%) SAN
5 17 (12.50%) DNS
6 12 (8.82%) HTTP
7 9 (6.62%) VoIP
8 7 (5.15%) DHCP
8 7 (5.15%) NAS
8 7 (5.15%) PBX
8 7 (5.15%) SMTP
9 6 (4.41%) Internet
10 5 (3.68%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (3.68%) SNMP
10 5 (3.68%) SSL
11 4 (2.94%) CTI
11 4 (2.94%) VPN
11 4 (2.94%) WebEx
11 4 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.15%) DB2
3 2 (1.47%) MySQL
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.74%) MS Access
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) JIRA
General
1 16 (11.76%) German Language
2 6 (4.41%) French Language
3 5 (3.68%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.21%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Finance
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.35%) Web Services
2 8 (5.88%) HTML
3 6 (4.41%) .NET
4 5 (3.68%) Regular Expression
5 4 (2.94%) XML
6 2 (1.47%) Classic ASP
6 2 (1.47%) CSS
6 2 (1.47%) jQuery
6 2 (1.47%) XSLT
7 1 (0.74%) J2EE
7 1 (0.74%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.56%) Clustering
3 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.82%) Replication
4 10 (7.35%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.94%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.94%) IVR
8 3 (2.21%) PKI
8 3 (2.21%) Wiki
9 2 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 72 (52.94%) Windows
2 65 (47.79%) Linux
3 37 (27.21%) Windows Server
4 28 (20.59%) Unix
5 19 (13.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (7.35%) SUSE
10 6 (4.41%) AIX
10 6 (4.41%) HPUX
10 6 (4.41%) Mac OS
10 6 (4.41%) Solaris
10 6 (4.41%) Windows 7
11 5 (3.68%) Windows NT
12 4 (2.94%) Windows 10
13 3 (2.21%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.47%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (5.88%) Product Management
3 7 (5.15%) Process Improvement
4 6 (4.41%) Data Management
4 6 (4.41%) Identity Management
4 6 (4.41%) Time Management
5 5 (3.68%) Case Management
5 5 (3.68%) Information Security
5 5 (3.68%) ITIL
6 4 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (2.94%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (2.94%) Network Management
6 4 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (2.94%) Service Management
7 3 (2.21%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.21%) Resource Management
7 3 (2.21%) Server Patching
7 3 (2.21%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (1.47%) Escalation Management
8 2 (1.47%) Fraud Detection
Programming Languages
1 42 (30.88%) SQL
2 8 (5.88%) Java
2 8 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.15%) C
3 7 (5.15%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.41%) C#
5 5 (3.68%) PHP
6 3 (2.21%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.47%) C++
7 2 (1.47%) Perl
8 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (19.12%) Degree
2 22 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (15.44%) CCNA
4 18 (13.24%) MCSE
4 18 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (11.76%) CEH
5 16 (11.76%) CISSP
6 6 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.68%) MCITP
8 4 (2.94%) CCNP
8 4 (2.94%) MCP
8 4 (2.94%) RHCE
8 4 (2.94%) RHCSA
9 3 (2.21%) MCSA
10 2 (1.47%) CCVP
11 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.74%) HND
11 1 (0.74%) MCDST
11 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) GAMP
System Software
1 54 (39.71%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.68%) Samba
5 5 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.21%) Firmware
6 3 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.21%) VirtualBox
6 3 (2.21%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.21%) XenServer
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.74%) vSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) Nmap
2 5 (3.68%) Nessus
3 4 (2.94%) Legato
3 4 (2.94%) Simpana
4 2 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 38 (27.94%) VMware
3 27 (19.85%) Cisco
4 25 (18.38%) Oracle
5 18 (13.24%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.62%) EMC
6 9 (6.62%) HP
7 8 (5.88%) Hitachi
7 8 (5.88%) Sun
8 7 (5.15%) Avaya
8 7 (5.15%) Mitel
8 7 (5.15%) NEC
9 6 (4.41%) Sybase
10 5 (3.68%) Forcepoint
10 5 (3.68%) Lotus
10 5 (3.68%) Novell
11 4 (2.94%) Citrix
11 4 (2.94%) Dell
11 4 (2.94%) IBM
11 4 (2.94%) Veritas
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