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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 139 159 93
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 88 55 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.52% 0.97% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.04% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 141
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.41%
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
5335 5270 5450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.36% 93.19% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3735 4142 4566
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 38 £35,500 +1.42% 2
Bracknell +1 15 £40,000 +31.14%
Maidenhead -2 8 £50,000 +44.92%
Slough +9 4 £36,500 +21.66% 1
Windsor - 4 £25,000 - 1
Wokingham - 2 £35,000 - 1
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 131 (70.81%) Windows
2 94 (50.81%) UNIX
2 94 (50.81%) Linux
3 72 (38.92%) Microsoft
4 67 (36.22%) SQL
5 65 (35.14%) Oracle
6 54 (29.19%) VMware
7 49 (26.49%) German Language
7 49 (26.49%) Relational Database
8 48 (25.95%) French Language
9 42 (22.70%) TCP/IP
9 42 (22.70%) SAN
10 41 (22.16%) Internet
10 41 (22.16%) SharePoint
11 40 (21.62%) Solaris
12 39 (21.08%) SQL Server
13 38 (20.54%) Lotus Domino
14 35 (18.92%) RDBMS
15 33 (17.84%) Clustering
16 28 (15.14%) Validation
16 28 (15.14%) Sun
17 26 (14.05%) Firewall
17 26 (14.05%) Spanish Language
18 22 (11.89%) Russian Language
18 22 (11.89%) Active Directory
19 20 (10.81%) DNS
19 20 (10.81%) MS Excel
19 20 (10.81%) Java
20 18 (9.73%) CISSP
20 18 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 41 (22.16%) SharePoint
2 38 (20.54%) Lotus Domino
3 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.32%) Lync
4 7 (3.78%) IIS
5 6 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.08%) Apache
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.54%) JCAPS
Applications
1 20 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.78%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (22.70%) TCP/IP
1 42 (22.70%) SAN
2 41 (22.16%) Internet
3 26 (14.05%) Firewall
4 20 (10.81%) DNS
5 15 (8.11%) LAN
5 15 (8.11%) WAN
6 14 (7.57%) DHCP
7 10 (5.41%) VPN
8 9 (4.86%) VoIP
8 9 (4.86%) LDAP
8 9 (4.86%) Wireless
9 7 (3.78%) iSCSI
10 6 (3.24%) PBX
10 6 (3.24%) HTTP
11 5 (2.70%) SSL
11 5 (2.70%) ATM
11 5 (2.70%) WCDMA
11 5 (2.70%) SMTP
11 5 (2.70%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.49%) Relational Database
2 39 (21.08%) SQL Server
3 35 (18.92%) RDBMS
4 15 (8.11%) DB2
5 5 (2.70%) Big Data
6 4 (2.16%) MySQL
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.08%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 49 (26.49%) German Language
2 48 (25.95%) French Language
3 26 (14.05%) Spanish Language
4 22 (11.89%) Russian Language
5 18 (9.73%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.78%) Marketing
7 3 (1.62%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.08%) Billing
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.86%) J2EE
2 6 (3.24%) .NET
2 6 (3.24%) XML
3 5 (2.70%) HTML
4 4 (2.16%) Web Services
5 2 (1.08%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.54%) CSS
6 1 (0.54%) Middleware
6 1 (0.54%) Java EE
6 1 (0.54%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.84%) Clustering
2 11 (5.95%) Data Integration
3 7 (3.78%) Cryptography
3 7 (3.78%) PKI
4 6 (3.24%) Social Media
5 5 (2.70%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.08%) Replication
7 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 131 (70.81%) Windows
2 94 (50.81%) UNIX
2 94 (50.81%) Linux
3 40 (21.62%) Solaris
4 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.78%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.78%) AIX
5 7 (3.78%) HPUX
6 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (2.16%) Windows NT
7 4 (2.16%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.16%) SUSE
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.08%) CentOS
8 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.08%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.14%) Validation
2 11 (5.95%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (3.78%) ITIL
4 7 (3.78%) Configuration Management
4 7 (3.78%) Service Management
4 7 (3.78%) Product Management
5 6 (3.24%) Time Management
5 6 (3.24%) ITSM
5 6 (3.24%) Security Management
6 5 (2.70%) OO
6 5 (2.70%) Data Management
6 5 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.16%) ETL
8 3 (1.62%) Data Modelling
9 2 (1.08%) Information Security
9 2 (1.08%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.08%) Master Data Management
10 1 (0.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 67 (36.22%) SQL
2 20 (10.81%) Java
3 8 (4.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.32%) C++
4 6 (3.24%) C#
5 2 (1.08%) Perl
5 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.54%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) C
6 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (9.73%) CISSP
1 18 (9.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (8.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (8.65%) MCSE
2 16 (8.65%) CCNA
3 15 (8.11%) MCP
4 13 (7.03%) Degree
4 13 (7.03%) CEH
5 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.78%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.78%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.24%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.24%) MCSA
6 6 (3.24%) MCDBA
7 5 (2.70%) CCNP
8 3 (1.62%) Sun Certification
8 3 (1.62%) SCSA
9 2 (1.08%) CCVP
10 1 (0.54%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.49%) VMware ESX
3 11 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.24%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.62%) UAG
7 2 (1.08%) Nmap
7 2 (1.08%) Samba
8 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.54%) XenApp
8 1 (0.54%) XenServer
8 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.08%) Nessus
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
1 2 (1.08%) SCOM
1 2 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 72 (38.92%) Microsoft
2 65 (35.14%) Oracle
3 54 (29.19%) VMware
4 28 (15.14%) Sun
5 16 (8.65%) HP
5 16 (8.65%) Cisco
6 9 (4.86%) Sybase
7 7 (3.78%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.78%) Symantec
8 5 (2.70%) Apple
8 5 (2.70%) Citrix
9 4 (2.16%) Juniper
9 4 (2.16%) EMC
10 3 (1.62%) IBM
10 3 (1.62%) Perforce
10 3 (1.62%) Huawei
10 3 (1.62%) JBoss
11 2 (1.08%) Kaseya
11 2 (1.08%) Intel
11 2 (1.08%) Hitachi
Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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