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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 142 136 145
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 89 96 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.72% 1.73% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.80% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 75 77 76
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
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
4902 5319 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.87% 95.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 3938 3749
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +4 55 £35,000 -6.66%
Bracknell +22 21 £40,000 +12.67% 2
Maidenhead +2 5 £50,000 +48.14%
Slough -6 3 £21,500 -29.50% 1
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 91 (64.08%) Windows
2 79 (55.63%) Active Directory
3 76 (53.52%) Microsoft
4 71 (50.00%) Linux
5 69 (48.59%) VMware
6 61 (42.96%) Windows Server
7 51 (35.92%) Firewall
8 46 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 44 (30.99%) MS Exchange
10 42 (29.58%) MS Excel
11 36 (25.35%) WAN
11 36 (25.35%) TCP/IP
12 35 (24.65%) LAN
12 35 (24.65%) Unix
12 35 (24.65%) SQL
13 32 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 31 (21.83%) Exchange Server 2010
15 30 (21.13%) Cisco
16 28 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2013
18 25 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (16.90%) Oracle
20 22 (15.49%) VMware ESXi
21 21 (14.79%) SQL Server
21 21 (14.79%) VMware ESX
22 20 (14.08%) Data Centre
23 19 (13.38%) Apache
23 19 (13.38%) Degree
23 19 (13.38%) German Language

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 44 (30.99%) MS Exchange
2 31 (21.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (13.38%) Apache
5 15 (10.56%) IIS
6 11 (7.75%) JBoss
6 11 (7.75%) Tomcat
6 11 (7.75%) WebSphere
7 8 (5.63%) WebLogic
8 5 (3.52%) IBM Domino
8 5 (3.52%) OpenStack
9 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.11%) WildFly
10 2 (1.41%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (29.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (35.92%) Firewall
2 36 (25.35%) TCP/IP
2 36 (25.35%) WAN
3 35 (24.65%) LAN
4 15 (10.56%) DNS
5 13 (9.15%) LDAP
6 10 (7.04%) SAN
6 10 (7.04%) Wireless
7 9 (6.34%) DHCP
8 8 (5.63%) iSCSI
8 8 (5.63%) SMTP
9 7 (4.93%) SNMP
10 6 (4.23%) Ethernet
10 6 (4.23%) H.323
10 6 (4.23%) MGCP
10 6 (4.23%) NetScaler
10 6 (4.23%) Wireshark
11 5 (3.52%) Diameter Protocol
11 5 (3.52%) HTTP
11 5 (3.52%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.63%) MySQL
3 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (13.38%) German Language
2 13 (9.15%) French Language
2 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.34%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.11%) Marketing
4 3 (2.11%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.41%) Billing
5 2 (1.41%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) Web Services
2 5 (3.52%) J2EE
3 4 (2.82%) XML
4 3 (2.11%) SAML
4 3 (2.11%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (0.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.61%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (14.08%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.75%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.11%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.11%) NHS
6 2 (1.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 91 (64.08%) Windows
2 71 (50.00%) Linux
3 61 (42.96%) Windows Server
4 46 (32.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (24.65%) Unix
6 32 (22.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (9.86%) Windows XP
8 12 (8.45%) Windows 8
9 9 (6.34%) Solaris
10 8 (5.63%) Windows 7
11 6 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.11%) AIX
12 3 (2.11%) HPUX
13 2 (1.41%) CentOS
13 2 (1.41%) Debian
13 2 (1.41%) IRIX
13 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.41%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (8.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (7.04%) ITIL
3 9 (6.34%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (4.93%) Service Management
5 6 (4.23%) Presales
6 5 (3.52%) Network Management
6 5 (3.52%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.82%) Case Management
7 4 (2.82%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.82%) Resource Management
8 3 (2.11%) Data Management
8 3 (2.11%) Data Protection
8 3 (2.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.11%) Performance Testing
8 3 (2.11%) Time Management
9 2 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.41%) Convergent Charging
9 2 (1.41%) Project Management
9 2 (1.41%) SIEM
9 2 (1.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.65%) SQL
2 11 (7.75%) Java
3 6 (4.23%) C
3 6 (4.23%) C++
4 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (13.38%) Degree
2 15 (10.56%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (6.34%) CEH
4 9 (6.34%) CISSP
5 8 (5.63%) CCNA
6 7 (4.93%) MCSE
7 6 (4.23%) CCA
7 6 (4.23%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.52%) MCITP
8 5 (3.52%) MCSA
9 4 (2.82%) CCNP
9 4 (2.82%) CCNP Voice
9 4 (2.82%) CCVP
10 3 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.41%) MCP
12 1 (0.70%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.27%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (55.63%) Active Directory
2 28 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (15.49%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (14.79%) VMware ESX
5 12 (8.45%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.63%) vSphere
7 6 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (4.23%) XenApp
7 6 (4.23%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.23%) XenServer
8 3 (2.11%) Sendmail
9 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) SCCM
2 6 (4.23%) EdgeSight
2 6 (4.23%) SCOM
2 6 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.11%) Legato
4 3 (2.11%) Nmap
5 2 (1.41%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.41%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.41%) Simpana
6 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 76 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 69 (48.59%) VMware
3 30 (21.13%) Cisco
4 24 (16.90%) Oracle
5 16 (11.27%) Citrix
6 11 (7.75%) NetApp
6 11 (7.75%) Red Hat
7 10 (7.04%) Sun
8 9 (6.34%) HP
9 7 (4.93%) Dell
9 7 (4.93%) Forcepoint
9 7 (4.93%) Symantec
10 6 (4.23%) AppSense
10 6 (4.23%) IBM
10 6 (4.23%) Juniper
11 5 (3.52%) Hitachi
12 4 (2.82%) Red Box
12 4 (2.82%) Verint
12 4 (2.82%) Zeacom
13 3 (2.11%) Novell
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