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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 107 102 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 115 141 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.96% 2.60% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.77% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 89 134 100
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5462 5089 5864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.99% 93.82% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3963 4003 5017
Average salary £45,000 £43,050 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.52% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -10 56 £37,000 +5.71% 3
Bracknell +4 37 £42,500 +39.34% 2
Maidenhead -10 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (69.04%) Windows
2 129 (65.48%) Linux
3 119 (60.41%) UNIX
4 98 (49.75%) SQL
5 74 (37.56%) Oracle
6 71 (36.04%) Microsoft
7 62 (31.47%) VMware
8 56 (28.43%) SAN
9 54 (27.41%) French Language
10 53 (26.90%) German Language
10 53 (26.90%) Clustering
11 48 (24.37%) Lotus Domino
12 47 (23.86%) Solaris
12 47 (23.86%) Sun
13 43 (21.83%) SharePoint
14 40 (20.30%) Relational Database
15 34 (17.26%) Internet
16 29 (14.72%) Telecoms
16 29 (14.72%) Degree
17 28 (14.21%) TCP/IP
17 28 (14.21%) RDBMS
18 25 (12.69%) Java
18 25 (12.69%) Validation
19 24 (12.18%) Active Directory
20 23 (11.68%) Firewall
20 23 (11.68%) JavaScript
20 23 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
21 19 (9.64%) XML
21 19 (9.64%) CCNA
21 19 (9.64%) Cisco Certification

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 48 (24.37%) Lotus Domino
2 43 (21.83%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.11%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.11%) IIS
3 14 (7.11%) Apache
4 9 (4.57%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.06%) IBM Notes
6 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.03%) Lync
8 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.51%) JCAPS
Applications
1 18 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.06%) MS Office
3 5 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (28.43%) SAN
2 34 (17.26%) Internet
3 28 (14.21%) TCP/IP
4 23 (11.68%) Firewall
5 16 (8.12%) VPN
6 12 (6.09%) LDAP
7 11 (5.58%) ATM
7 11 (5.58%) VoIP
8 9 (4.57%) PPP
8 9 (4.57%) Ethernet
8 9 (4.57%) xDSL
9 8 (4.06%) MPLS
10 7 (3.55%) FTP
11 5 (2.54%) HTTP
11 5 (2.54%) SMTP
11 5 (2.54%) SSL
12 4 (2.03%) NetScreen
12 4 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.52%) Wireless
13 3 (1.52%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (20.30%) Relational Database
2 28 (14.21%) RDBMS
3 17 (8.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.06%) DB2
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.51%) MySQL
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.51%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
General
1 54 (27.41%) French Language
2 53 (26.90%) German Language
3 29 (14.72%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.60%) Russian Language
5 12 (6.09%) Spanish Language
6 10 (5.08%) Italian Language
7 6 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.05%) Marketing
8 3 (1.52%) Back Office
9 2 (1.02%) Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Finance
10 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.64%) XML
2 9 (4.57%) Web Services
3 8 (4.06%) HTML
4 7 (3.55%) FreeMarker
5 6 (3.05%) .NET
6 2 (1.02%) J2EE
7 1 (0.51%) CSS
7 1 (0.51%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (26.90%) Clustering
2 11 (5.58%) Replication
3 8 (4.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.05%) Cryptography
4 6 (3.05%) PKI
4 6 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) Social Media
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 136 (69.04%) Windows
2 129 (65.48%) Linux
3 119 (60.41%) UNIX
4 47 (23.86%) Solaris
5 23 (11.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.58%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.55%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.55%) AIX
7 7 (3.55%) HPUX
8 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.54%) SUSE
9 4 (2.03%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.52%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.02%) IRIX
11 2 (1.02%) Android
11 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.02%) CentOS
12 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.69%) Validation
2 11 (5.58%) Product Management
3 5 (2.54%) E-Discovery
3 5 (2.54%) ITIL
3 5 (2.54%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (2.54%) Configuration Management
3 5 (2.54%) Information Security
4 4 (2.03%) CAD
4 4 (2.03%) Load Balancing
5 3 (1.52%) CRM
5 3 (1.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.02%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.02%) Data Management
6 2 (1.02%) Time Management
6 2 (1.02%) Data Migration
6 2 (1.02%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.02%) Migration
7 1 (0.51%) Master Data Management
7 1 (0.51%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (0.51%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (49.75%) SQL
2 25 (12.69%) Java
3 23 (11.68%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.12%) PHP
5 8 (4.06%) C++
6 5 (2.54%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.54%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.03%) C#
7 4 (2.03%) Perl
8 2 (1.02%) VBScript
8 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (14.72%) Degree
2 19 (9.64%) CCNA
2 19 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (8.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (7.61%) MCSE
5 13 (6.60%) CCNP
6 12 (6.09%) SCSA
7 11 (5.58%) Sun Certification
8 9 (4.57%) MCP
9 6 (3.05%) MCSA
9 6 (3.05%) MCDBA
10 5 (2.54%) MCITP
10 5 (2.54%) CISSP
11 4 (2.03%) HNC
12 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.51%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.54%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (12.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.54%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.52%) UAG
7 2 (1.02%) Xen
7 2 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Legato
1 2 (1.02%) ARCserve
1 2 (1.02%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 74 (37.56%) Oracle
2 71 (36.04%) Microsoft
3 62 (31.47%) VMware
4 47 (23.86%) Sun
5 18 (9.14%) HP
6 16 (8.12%) Cisco
7 12 (6.09%) EMC
8 8 (4.06%) Lotus
8 8 (4.06%) Red Hat
8 8 (4.06%) Sybase
8 8 (4.06%) Hitachi
9 7 (3.55%) Veritas
10 6 (3.05%) Huawei
10 6 (3.05%) Dell
11 4 (2.03%) Juniper
11 4 (2.03%) NetApp
12 2 (1.02%) Symantec
12 2 (1.02%) Perforce
12 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.02%) JBoss
Bracknell, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago