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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 109 99 115
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 118 136 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.01% 2.55% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.73% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 91 129 109
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
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
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 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 18 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 -4 60 £37,000 +5.71% 3
Bracknell +7 38 £42,500 +39.34% 2
Maidenhead -12 7 £32,500 -27.77%
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 140 (69.65%) Windows
2 133 (66.17%) Linux
3 121 (60.20%) UNIX
4 99 (49.25%) SQL
5 75 (37.31%) Oracle
6 70 (34.83%) Microsoft
7 64 (31.84%) VMware
8 58 (28.86%) SAN
9 55 (27.36%) French Language
10 54 (26.87%) Clustering
11 53 (26.37%) German Language
12 49 (24.38%) Lotus Domino
13 47 (23.38%) Solaris
13 47 (23.38%) Sun
14 44 (21.89%) SharePoint
15 40 (19.90%) Relational Database
16 34 (16.92%) Internet
17 29 (14.43%) Degree
18 28 (13.93%) Telecoms
18 28 (13.93%) RDBMS
19 27 (13.43%) TCP/IP
20 25 (12.44%) Java
20 25 (12.44%) Active Directory
20 25 (12.44%) Validation
21 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
22 23 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
23 22 (10.95%) Firewall
24 19 (9.45%) HP
24 19 (9.45%) XML
25 18 (8.96%) PHP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 49 (24.38%) Lotus Domino
2 44 (21.89%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.46%) Apache
4 14 (6.97%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.97%) IIS
5 10 (4.98%) Tomcat
6 9 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.98%) IBM Notes
8 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.49%) Lync
10 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.50%) JCAPS
Applications
1 18 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.98%) MS Office
3 5 (2.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (28.86%) SAN
2 34 (16.92%) Internet
3 27 (13.43%) TCP/IP
4 22 (10.95%) Firewall
5 16 (7.96%) VPN
6 12 (5.97%) LDAP
7 11 (5.47%) ATM
8 10 (4.98%) VoIP
9 9 (4.48%) PPP
9 9 (4.48%) Ethernet
9 9 (4.48%) xDSL
10 8 (3.98%) FTP
10 8 (3.98%) MPLS
11 5 (2.49%) HTTP
11 5 (2.49%) SSL
11 5 (2.49%) SMTP
12 4 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (1.99%) NetScreen
13 3 (1.49%) Wireless
13 3 (1.49%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.90%) Relational Database
2 28 (13.93%) RDBMS
3 16 (7.96%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.98%) DB2
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.50%) MySQL
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.50%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 55 (27.36%) French Language
2 53 (26.37%) German Language
3 28 (13.93%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.47%) Russian Language
5 12 (5.97%) Spanish Language
5 12 (5.97%) Italian Language
6 6 (2.99%) Marketing
6 6 (2.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.49%) Back Office
8 2 (1.00%) Banking
8 2 (1.00%) Finance
9 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.45%) XML
2 10 (4.98%) Web Services
3 8 (3.98%) FreeMarker
4 7 (3.48%) HTML
5 6 (2.99%) .NET
6 2 (1.00%) J2EE
7 1 (0.50%) Middleware
7 1 (0.50%) CSS
7 1 (0.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 54 (26.87%) Clustering
2 11 (5.47%) Replication
3 8 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.99%) PKI
4 6 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.49%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.50%) CCTV
8 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 140 (69.65%) Windows
2 133 (66.17%) Linux
3 121 (60.20%) UNIX
4 47 (23.38%) Solaris
5 23 (11.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.47%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.48%) AIX
8 7 (3.48%) HPUX
8 7 (3.48%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (2.49%) SUSE
10 4 (1.99%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.49%) CentOS
12 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.00%) Android
12 2 (1.00%) IRIX
13 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.44%) Validation
2 11 (5.47%) Product Management
3 5 (2.49%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (2.49%) Configuration Management
3 5 (2.49%) ITIL
3 5 (2.49%) Information Security
3 5 (2.49%) E-Discovery
4 4 (1.99%) Load Balancing
4 4 (1.99%) CAD
5 3 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (1.49%) CRM
6 2 (1.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.00%) Time Management
6 2 (1.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (1.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.00%) Data Management
6 2 (1.00%) Migration
7 1 (0.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.50%) Identity Management
7 1 (0.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (49.25%) SQL
2 25 (12.44%) Java
3 24 (11.94%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.96%) PHP
5 7 (3.48%) C++
6 5 (2.49%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.49%) Perl
6 5 (2.49%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.99%) C#
8 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.00%) VBScript
9 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 29 (14.43%) Degree
2 18 (8.96%) CCNA
2 18 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (7.46%) MCSE
3 15 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.97%) SCSA
4 12 (5.97%) CCNP
5 11 (5.47%) Sun Certification
6 9 (4.48%) MCP
7 6 (2.99%) MCSA
7 6 (2.99%) MCDBA
8 5 (2.49%) CISSP
8 5 (2.49%) MCITP
9 4 (1.99%) HNC
10 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (12.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.49%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.49%) UAG
7 2 (1.00%) vSphere
7 2 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.00%) Legato
1 2 (1.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 75 (37.31%) Oracle
2 70 (34.83%) Microsoft
3 64 (31.84%) VMware
4 47 (23.38%) Sun
5 19 (9.45%) HP
6 15 (7.46%) Cisco
7 12 (5.97%) EMC
8 9 (4.48%) Red Hat
9 8 (3.98%) Sybase
9 8 (3.98%) Hitachi
9 8 (3.98%) Lotus
10 7 (3.48%) Veritas
11 6 (2.99%) Huawei
11 6 (2.99%) Dell
12 4 (1.99%) NetApp
12 4 (1.99%) Juniper
13 2 (1.00%) Perforce
13 2 (1.00%) JBoss
13 2 (1.00%) Symantec
13 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £37,000 per annum Plus Full Corp Bens
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