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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 158 173 142
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 57 56 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.33% 1.05% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.10% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 52 53 72
Median salary £30,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
4096 5111 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.79% 95.95% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3220 4083 3807
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +27 37 £28,500 -28.75% 3
Bracknell -8 9 £29,000 -24.67%
Slough +14 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Windsor -1 1 £52,500 -10.63%
Maidenhead - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 88 (72.73%) Windows
2 76 (62.81%) Linux
3 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 52 (42.98%) Active Directory
5 50 (41.32%) SQL
6 46 (38.02%) Windows Server
7 44 (36.36%) VMware
8 39 (32.23%) TCP/IP
9 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
10 30 (24.79%) Unix
11 27 (22.31%) Oracle
11 27 (22.31%) MS Exchange
12 26 (21.49%) Firewall
13 25 (20.66%) LAN
13 25 (20.66%) WAN
14 23 (19.01%) IIS
14 23 (19.01%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (18.18%) Cisco
16 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
17 19 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (15.70%) CCNA
17 19 (15.70%) WebSphere
18 18 (14.88%) Red Hat
18 18 (14.88%) DNS
18 18 (14.88%) WebLogic
18 18 (14.88%) Apache
18 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (14.05%) MCSE
19 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (13.22%) CEH

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 27 (22.31%) MS Exchange
2 23 (19.01%) IIS
3 19 (15.70%) WebSphere
4 18 (14.88%) Apache
4 18 (14.88%) WebLogic
5 15 (12.40%) Tomcat
6 10 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (8.26%) Skype for Business
7 8 (6.61%) IBM Notes
8 6 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.31%) JBoss
9 4 (3.31%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.48%) Confluence
11 2 (1.65%) IBM Domino
11 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Office 365
2 4 (3.31%) SaaS
3 3 (2.48%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.23%) TCP/IP
2 26 (21.49%) Firewall
3 25 (20.66%) LAN
3 25 (20.66%) WAN
4 18 (14.88%) DNS
5 14 (11.57%) SAN
6 13 (10.74%) HTTP
7 9 (7.44%) Internet
8 8 (6.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (6.61%) VoIP
9 7 (5.79%) PBX
9 7 (5.79%) SMTP
10 6 (4.96%) SSL
11 5 (4.13%) CTI
11 5 (4.13%) DHCP
12 4 (3.31%) WebEx
13 3 (2.48%) NAS
14 2 (1.65%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.65%) MPLS
14 2 (1.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.44%) DB2
3 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.83%) MySQL
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) JIRA
General
1 9 (7.44%) French Language
1 9 (7.44%) Spanish Language
2 8 (6.61%) German Language
3 4 (3.31%) Italian Language
3 4 (3.31%) Portuguese Language
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Finance
4 2 (1.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) Web Services
2 7 (5.79%) HTML
2 7 (5.79%) Regular Expression
3 6 (4.96%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Replication
3 11 (9.09%) Clustering
3 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.13%) IVR
5 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.31%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.48%) Wiki
8 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.65%) PKI
9 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.83%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.83%) Life Science
9 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 88 (72.73%) Windows
2 76 (62.81%) Linux
3 46 (38.02%) Windows Server
4 30 (24.79%) Unix
5 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (10.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (10.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (8.26%) SUSE
8 10 (8.26%) Windows 7
9 8 (6.61%) Mac OS
9 8 (6.61%) Windows NT
10 7 (5.79%) Solaris
10 7 (5.79%) Windows 10
11 6 (4.96%) AIX
11 6 (4.96%) HPUX
12 3 (2.48%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.65%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.83%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 10 (8.26%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (7.44%) Product Management
4 7 (5.79%) ITIL
5 5 (4.13%) Case Management
5 5 (4.13%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (4.13%) Identity Management
5 5 (4.13%) Process Improvement
6 4 (3.31%) Data Management
6 4 (3.31%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (3.31%) Information Security
6 4 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (3.31%) Time Management
7 3 (2.48%) Analytics
7 3 (2.48%) Capacity Management
7 3 (2.48%) Server Patching
7 3 (2.48%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (1.65%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.65%) Network Management
8 2 (1.65%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (41.32%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) Shell Script
3 7 (5.79%) Java
3 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.96%) C
4 6 (4.96%) C#
5 5 (4.13%) PHP
6 4 (3.31%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.65%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.83%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.83%) X++
Qualifications
1 19 (15.70%) CCNA
1 19 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (14.05%) MCSE
2 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (13.22%) CEH
3 16 (13.22%) CISSP
4 12 (9.92%) Degree
5 6 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.13%) MCP
7 4 (3.31%) RHCE
7 4 (3.31%) RHCSA
8 3 (2.48%) CCNP
9 2 (1.65%) MCITP
9 2 (1.65%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.65%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.83%) CCVP
10 1 (0.83%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.83%) HND
10 1 (0.83%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) GAMP
System Software
1 52 (42.98%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.44%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.61%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.79%) Samba
6 5 (4.13%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.31%) VirtualBox
8 3 (2.48%) Firmware
8 3 (2.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (2.48%) XenServer
9 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.26%) Nmap
2 7 (5.79%) Nessus
3 3 (2.48%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.48%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.83%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 44 (36.36%) VMware
3 27 (22.31%) Oracle
4 22 (18.18%) Cisco
5 18 (14.88%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.26%) EMC
7 8 (6.61%) Avaya
7 8 (6.61%) Lotus
7 8 (6.61%) Novell
8 7 (5.79%) Hitachi
8 7 (5.79%) Mitel
8 7 (5.79%) NEC
8 7 (5.79%) Sybase
9 6 (4.96%) NetApp
9 6 (4.96%) Sun
10 5 (4.13%) Forcepoint
10 5 (4.13%) HP
10 5 (4.13%) IBM
10 5 (4.13%) Symantec
11 3 (2.48%) Apple
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