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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 11 16 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 91 69 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 17.77% 13.40% 18.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.69% 14.53% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 62
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
487 475 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 95.12% 92.23% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 294 313 357
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 £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 131 (79.88%) Windows
2 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
3 74 (45.12%) Security Cleared
4 69 (42.07%) Active Directory
5 65 (39.63%) DV Cleared
6 62 (37.80%) MS Exchange
7 56 (34.15%) SC Cleared
8 55 (33.54%) DNS
9 52 (31.71%) SQL
9 52 (31.71%) Windows XP
10 49 (29.88%) TCP/IP
10 49 (29.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 49 (29.88%) Fujitsu
11 46 (28.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 44 (26.83%) Linux
12 44 (26.83%) Internet
12 44 (26.83%) VMware
13 36 (21.95%) MS Excel
13 36 (21.95%) Telecoms
13 36 (21.95%) Finance
13 36 (21.95%) Retail
13 36 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (21.34%) Incident Management
15 34 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
16 33 (20.12%) Time Management
17 31 (18.90%) Software Distribution
18 30 (18.29%) German Language
18 30 (18.29%) Relational Database
19 27 (16.46%) UNIX
19 27 (16.46%) RDBMS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 62 (37.80%) MS Exchange
2 49 (29.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 25 (15.24%) Live Communications Server
4 24 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (14.02%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 20 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 20 (12.20%) IIS
7 19 (11.59%) SharePoint
8 15 (9.15%) Apache
9 14 (8.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.83%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.83%) Lync
11 3 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.83%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.83%) FileNet
Applications
1 36 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) FileNet Content Manager
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.83%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 55 (33.54%) DNS
2 49 (29.88%) TCP/IP
3 44 (26.83%) Internet
4 26 (15.85%) DHCP
5 21 (12.80%) Firewall
6 9 (5.49%) VPN
7 7 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (3.66%) VLAN
9 5 (3.05%) RIP
9 5 (3.05%) SAN
9 5 (3.05%) Multicast
9 5 (3.05%) MPLS
9 5 (3.05%) OSPF
9 5 (3.05%) VRRP
9 5 (3.05%) SMS
10 4 (2.44%) LDAP
10 4 (2.44%) LAN
10 4 (2.44%) WAN
10 4 (2.44%) NetScreen
10 4 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.29%) Relational Database
2 27 (16.46%) RDBMS
3 17 (10.37%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.54%) EDRMS
5 13 (7.93%) IDOL
6 5 (3.05%) MS Access
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.83%) DB2
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 36 (21.95%) Telecoms
1 36 (21.95%) Finance
1 36 (21.95%) Retail
2 30 (18.29%) German Language
3 18 (10.98%) French Language
4 5 (3.05%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.83%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Military
6 1 (0.61%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.83%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.61%) XML
2 1 (0.61%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.61%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.02%) Clustering
2 20 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 20 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (9.76%) Statistics
4 6 (3.66%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.66%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.05%) Replication
5 5 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.83%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.83%) PKI
6 3 (1.83%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 131 (79.88%) Windows
2 52 (31.71%) Windows XP
3 46 (28.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (26.83%) Linux
5 34 (20.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (16.46%) UNIX
7 24 (14.63%) Solaris
8 23 (14.02%) Windows 2000
9 22 (13.41%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (3.05%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.44%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.34%) Incident Management
2 33 (20.12%) Time Management
3 31 (18.90%) Software Distribution
4 27 (16.46%) Validation
5 23 (14.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (12.20%) High Availability
7 10 (6.10%) Release Management
7 10 (6.10%) Software Deployment
8 9 (5.49%) ITIL
9 6 (3.66%) ITSM
9 6 (3.66%) Security Management
9 6 (3.66%) Service Management
10 5 (3.05%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.44%) Load Balancing
12 3 (1.83%) Information Security
12 3 (1.83%) Content Management
12 3 (1.83%) CRM
12 3 (1.83%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (1.83%) E-Discovery
12 3 (1.83%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 52 (31.71%) SQL
2 16 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.83%) Google Apps Script
3 3 (1.83%) Java
3 3 (1.83%) Python
4 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.61%) Lua
4 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (45.12%) Security Cleared
2 65 (39.63%) DV Cleared
3 56 (34.15%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.10%) Degree
5 7 (4.27%) CCNA
5 7 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.66%) MCP
6 6 (3.66%) MCSE
6 6 (3.66%) MCSA
6 6 (3.66%) MCDBA
6 6 (3.66%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (42.07%) Active Directory
2 36 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.71%) ISA Server
4 10 (6.10%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.27%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.66%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.83%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (9.76%) NetBackup
2 14 (8.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (3.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (3.05%) Unicenter
3 5 (3.05%) Netcool
4 4 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.22%) SCCM
6 2 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
2 49 (29.88%) Fujitsu
3 44 (26.83%) VMware
4 22 (13.41%) Cisco
5 21 (12.80%) Sun
6 20 (12.20%) Veritas
7 17 (10.37%) Citrix
7 17 (10.37%) HP
8 16 (9.76%) Meridio
9 12 (7.32%) McAfee
10 10 (6.10%) Juniper
11 9 (5.49%) F5
12 5 (3.05%) Google
12 5 (3.05%) Brocade
12 5 (3.05%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.05%) EMC
12 5 (3.05%) Oracle
13 4 (2.44%) Sophos
14 3 (1.83%) Lotus
14 3 (1.83%) IBM
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