The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 7 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 123 76 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.03% 14.70% 18.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.17% 15.77% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 72
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
509 482 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 95.32% 93.23% 89.31%
Number of salaries quoted 279 305 367
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bracknell region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 154 (81.48%) Windows
2 104 (55.03%) Microsoft
3 95 (50.26%) Security Cleared
4 86 (45.50%) Active Directory
5 81 (42.86%) DV Cleared
6 74 (39.15%) SC Cleared
7 73 (38.62%) MS Exchange
8 68 (35.98%) DNS
9 67 (35.45%) SQL
9 67 (35.45%) Windows XP
10 63 (33.33%) Fujitsu
11 60 (31.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 60 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2003
12 56 (29.63%) VMware
13 48 (25.40%) Incident Management
14 47 (24.87%) MS Excel
14 47 (24.87%) TCP/IP
14 47 (24.87%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (23.81%) Telecoms
15 45 (23.81%) Finance
15 45 (23.81%) Retail
16 43 (22.75%) Time Management
17 39 (20.63%) Internet
17 39 (20.63%) Software Distribution
18 37 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
19 36 (19.05%) Linux
19 36 (19.05%) Windows 7
20 35 (18.52%) DHCP
21 31 (16.40%) Live Communications Server
22 30 (15.87%) Clustering

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (38.62%) MS Exchange
2 60 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 31 (16.40%) Live Communications Server
4 27 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (13.76%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 26 (13.76%) IIS
6 24 (12.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 24 (12.70%) SharePoint
7 21 (11.11%) Apache
8 20 (10.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (3.17%) WebSphere
10 6 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (3.17%) IBM Notes
10 6 (3.17%) FileNet
11 3 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (24.87%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) FileNet Content Manager
2 3 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.59%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 68 (35.98%) DNS
2 47 (24.87%) TCP/IP
3 39 (20.63%) Internet
4 35 (18.52%) DHCP
5 24 (12.70%) Firewall
6 12 (6.35%) WAN
6 12 (6.35%) LAN
7 11 (5.82%) SAN
8 8 (4.23%) SMS
9 6 (3.17%) VPN
9 6 (3.17%) VLAN
10 5 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.12%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.59%) Multicast
12 3 (1.59%) DMZ
12 3 (1.59%) MPLS
12 3 (1.59%) OSPF
12 3 (1.59%) VRRP
12 3 (1.59%) VoIP
12 3 (1.59%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.70%) RDBMS
1 24 (12.70%) Relational Database
2 20 (10.58%) EDRMS
3 19 (10.05%) SQL Server
4 18 (9.52%) IDOL
5 7 (3.70%) MS Access
6 6 (3.17%) DB2
7 3 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 45 (23.81%) Telecoms
1 45 (23.81%) Finance
1 45 (23.81%) Retail
2 25 (13.23%) German Language
3 18 (9.52%) French Language
4 3 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.53%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.53%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.87%) Clustering
2 24 (12.70%) Statistics
2 24 (12.70%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (12.70%) Blackberry
3 7 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 7 (3.70%) Replication
3 7 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.59%) Handset
5 3 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 154 (81.48%) Windows
2 67 (35.45%) Windows XP
3 60 (31.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 36 (19.05%) Linux
6 26 (13.76%) Windows 2000
7 25 (13.23%) UNIX
8 18 (9.52%) Solaris
9 11 (5.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.12%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.06%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.40%) Incident Management
2 43 (22.75%) Time Management
3 39 (20.63%) Software Distribution
4 27 (14.29%) High Availability
5 26 (13.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (12.70%) Validation
7 18 (9.52%) Release Management
8 17 (8.99%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.99%) Coaching
9 15 (7.94%) Software Deployment
10 12 (6.35%) ITIL
11 7 (3.70%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.17%) Service Management
12 6 (3.17%) Content Management
12 6 (3.17%) ITSM
12 6 (3.17%) Security Management
12 6 (3.17%) E-Discovery
13 4 (2.12%) Load Balancing
14 3 (1.59%) CRM
14 3 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 67 (35.45%) SQL
2 24 (12.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.59%) Google Apps Script
3 3 (1.59%) Python
3 3 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 95 (50.26%) Security Cleared
2 81 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 74 (39.15%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.29%) Degree
5 9 (4.76%) CCNA
5 9 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.17%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.17%) MCP
6 6 (3.17%) MCSE
6 6 (3.17%) MCSA
6 6 (3.17%) MCDBA
7 2 (1.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (45.50%) Active Directory
2 47 (24.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.99%) ISA Server
4 9 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.70%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (12.70%) NetBackup
2 21 (11.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (3.70%) Netcool
3 7 (3.70%) Unicenter
3 7 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (3.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (3.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.12%) SCCM
5 4 (2.12%) SCOM
6 3 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 104 (55.03%) Microsoft
2 63 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 56 (29.63%) VMware
4 27 (14.29%) Veritas
4 27 (14.29%) HP
5 24 (12.70%) Citrix
5 24 (12.70%) Meridio
6 22 (11.64%) Cisco
7 18 (9.52%) Sun
8 17 (8.99%) McAfee
9 7 (3.70%) Juniper
9 7 (3.70%) EMC
9 7 (3.70%) Oracle
9 7 (3.70%) F5
10 6 (3.17%) SonicWALL
10 6 (3.17%) IBM
10 6 (3.17%) Lotus
10 6 (3.17%) Sophos
11 4 (2.12%) Google
12 3 (1.59%) Brocade
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Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 30000 + excellent benefits
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