The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 123 123 93
Rank change year-on-year
0 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 84 96 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.54% 1.76% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.88% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 71 92 147
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.95%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5080 5112 5698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.94% 93.51% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3642 4092 4794
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Engineer
South East

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 July 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 July 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
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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 -9 36 £37,000 +5.71% 5
Bracknell -10 21 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Maidenhead - 7 £50,000 -
Windsor - 5 £25,000 -
Wokingham - 2 £35,000 -
Slough - 1 £36,000 - 1
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 136 (68.34%) Windows
2 106 (53.27%) Linux
3 100 (50.25%) UNIX
4 81 (40.70%) Microsoft
5 71 (35.68%) SQL
6 68 (34.17%) Oracle
7 60 (30.15%) German Language
8 57 (28.64%) VMware
9 54 (27.14%) French Language
9 54 (27.14%) Relational Database
10 51 (25.63%) Solaris
11 49 (24.62%) Internet
12 45 (22.61%) SAN
13 44 (22.11%) Sun
13 44 (22.11%) TCP/IP
14 41 (20.60%) RDBMS
15 39 (19.60%) Clustering
16 38 (19.10%) SharePoint
16 38 (19.10%) SQL Server
17 37 (18.59%) Lotus Domino
18 34 (17.09%) Validation
19 25 (12.56%) Firewall
19 25 (12.56%) MS Excel
19 25 (12.56%) Active Directory
20 24 (12.06%) Java
20 24 (12.06%) Degree
20 24 (12.06%) Russian Language
21 23 (11.56%) Telecoms
22 21 (10.55%) Spanish Language
23 19 (9.55%) HP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 38 (19.10%) SharePoint
2 37 (18.59%) Lotus Domino
3 11 (5.53%) IIS
4 9 (4.52%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.52%) Lync
6 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.51%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.51%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.01%) Apache
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) JCAPS
9 1 (0.50%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 25 (12.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.03%) MS Office
3 7 (3.52%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (24.62%) Internet
2 45 (22.61%) SAN
3 44 (22.11%) TCP/IP
4 25 (12.56%) Firewall
5 16 (8.04%) DNS
6 13 (6.53%) LDAP
6 13 (6.53%) DHCP
7 12 (6.03%) VPN
7 12 (6.03%) VoIP
7 12 (6.03%) WAN
7 12 (6.03%) LAN
8 8 (4.02%) ATM
9 6 (3.02%) Wireless
9 6 (3.02%) xDSL
9 6 (3.02%) Ethernet
9 6 (3.02%) PBX
9 6 (3.02%) HTTP
9 6 (3.02%) PPP
10 5 (2.51%) SSL
10 5 (2.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (27.14%) Relational Database
2 41 (20.60%) RDBMS
3 38 (19.10%) SQL Server
4 17 (8.54%) DB2
5 4 (2.01%) Big Data
5 4 (2.01%) MySQL
6 2 (1.01%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 60 (30.15%) German Language
2 54 (27.14%) French Language
3 24 (12.06%) Russian Language
4 23 (11.56%) Telecoms
5 21 (10.55%) Spanish Language
6 7 (3.52%) Marketing
7 4 (2.01%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.51%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.03%) XML
2 8 (4.02%) J2EE
3 6 (3.02%) .NET
4 5 (2.51%) HTML
5 4 (2.01%) Web Services
6 2 (1.01%) FreeMarker
7 1 (0.50%) Middleware
7 1 (0.50%) CSS
7 1 (0.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.60%) Clustering
2 10 (5.03%) Data Integration
3 8 (4.02%) Replication
4 7 (3.52%) Cryptography
4 7 (3.52%) PKI
5 5 (2.51%) Social Media
6 4 (2.01%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 136 (68.34%) Windows
2 106 (53.27%) Linux
3 100 (50.25%) UNIX
4 51 (25.63%) Solaris
5 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.52%) Windows 7
7 8 (4.02%) AIX
7 8 (4.02%) HPUX
8 7 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.51%) SUSE
10 4 (2.01%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.01%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.01%) CentOS
11 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.09%) Validation
2 12 (6.03%) Product Management
3 8 (4.02%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (4.02%) ITIL
3 8 (4.02%) Configuration Management
3 8 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (3.02%) ITSM
4 6 (3.02%) Security Management
4 6 (3.02%) Time Management
4 6 (3.02%) Service Management
5 5 (2.51%) Information Security
6 4 (2.01%) Data Management
6 4 (2.01%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.01%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (2.01%) OO
6 4 (2.01%) CAD
7 3 (1.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (1.51%) Data Modelling
7 3 (1.51%) ETL
8 2 (1.01%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.68%) SQL
2 24 (12.06%) Java
3 9 (4.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.52%) C++
4 5 (2.51%) C#
5 2 (1.01%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.01%) Perl
5 2 (1.01%) PHP
5 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.50%) C
6 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (12.06%) Degree
2 19 (9.55%) CCNA
2 19 (9.55%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (8.54%) MCSE
5 15 (7.54%) MCP
6 13 (6.53%) CISSP
7 10 (5.03%) CCNP
8 9 (4.52%) SCSA
9 8 (4.02%) CEH
9 8 (4.02%) Sun Certification
10 7 (3.52%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.52%) DV Cleared
10 7 (3.52%) Security Cleared
11 6 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.02%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (3.02%) MCSA
11 6 (3.02%) MCDBA
12 4 (2.01%) HNC
13 2 (1.01%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (12.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.53%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.02%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.51%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.51%) UAG
7 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) SCCM
1 2 (1.01%) SCOM
2 1 (0.50%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.50%) Legato
2 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 81 (40.70%) Microsoft
2 68 (34.17%) Oracle
3 57 (28.64%) VMware
4 44 (22.11%) Sun
5 19 (9.55%) HP
6 16 (8.04%) Cisco
7 12 (6.03%) EMC
8 11 (5.53%) Sybase
9 8 (4.02%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.52%) Hitachi
10 7 (3.52%) Symantec
11 5 (2.51%) Veritas
11 5 (2.51%) Apple
12 4 (2.01%) Huawei
12 4 (2.01%) Juniper
13 3 (1.51%) NetApp
13 3 (1.51%) Citrix
13 3 (1.51%) Dell
13 3 (1.51%) IBM
13 3 (1.51%) JBoss
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K to 40K + Benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Slough
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Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent
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