The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 9 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 81 92 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.37% 19.01% 20.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.33% 20.40% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 60
Average salary £38,000 £30,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.59% -10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Job Titles Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
496 451 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.12% 93.18% 91.61%
Number of salaries quoted 319 289 313
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 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
Berkshire

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 23 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 125 (81.17%) Windows
2 87 (56.49%) Microsoft
3 60 (38.96%) TCP/IP
4 59 (38.31%) Active Directory
5 53 (34.42%) Linux
5 53 (34.42%) Security Cleared
6 51 (33.12%) Internet
7 48 (31.17%) DV Cleared
8 46 (29.87%) DNS
8 46 (29.87%) MS Exchange
9 44 (28.57%) VMware
9 44 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 42 (27.27%) SQL
11 38 (24.68%) Windows XP
12 37 (24.03%) MS Excel
12 37 (24.03%) German Language
12 37 (24.03%) Exchange Server 2003
12 37 (24.03%) Relational Database
13 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 34 (22.08%) RDBMS
14 34 (22.08%) UNIX
14 34 (22.08%) Validation
15 32 (20.78%) Fujitsu
16 31 (20.13%) Solaris
17 29 (18.83%) Windows Server 2008
18 28 (18.18%) Sun
19 25 (16.23%) Finance
19 25 (16.23%) Telecoms
19 25 (16.23%) Retail

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 46 (29.87%) MS Exchange
2 37 (24.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 24 (15.58%) IIS
4 20 (12.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 19 (12.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (10.39%) SharePoint
7 14 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
8 13 (8.44%) Apache
9 12 (7.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.60%) Lync
10 4 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 37 (24.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.95%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (38.96%) TCP/IP
2 51 (33.12%) Internet
3 46 (29.87%) DNS
4 21 (13.64%) DHCP
5 20 (12.99%) Firewall
6 11 (7.14%) VPN
7 9 (5.84%) LDAP
8 8 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (3.90%) VLAN
10 5 (3.25%) Multicast
10 5 (3.25%) SSL
10 5 (3.25%) RIP
10 5 (3.25%) MPLS
10 5 (3.25%) OSPF
10 5 (3.25%) VRRP
10 5 (3.25%) NetScreen
11 4 (2.60%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.95%) DMZ
12 3 (1.95%) SMS
12 3 (1.95%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.03%) Relational Database
2 34 (22.08%) RDBMS
3 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.79%) EDRMS
5 10 (6.49%) IDOL
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.30%) MS Access
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 37 (24.03%) German Language
2 25 (16.23%) Retail
2 25 (16.23%) Telecoms
2 25 (16.23%) Finance
3 18 (11.69%) French Language
4 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Military
6 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.95%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.65%) XML
2 1 (0.65%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.65%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.04%) Clustering
2 15 (9.74%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (7.79%) Blackberry
4 11 (7.14%) Statistics
5 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.95%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.95%) Handset
7 3 (1.95%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.95%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 125 (81.17%) Windows
2 53 (34.42%) Linux
3 38 (24.68%) Windows XP
4 36 (23.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (22.08%) UNIX
6 31 (20.13%) Solaris
7 29 (18.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (12.99%) Windows 2000
9 17 (11.04%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.60%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (22.08%) Validation
2 24 (15.58%) Incident Management
3 23 (14.94%) Software Distribution
4 22 (14.29%) Time Management
5 20 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (8.44%) High Availability
7 10 (6.49%) ITIL
8 8 (5.19%) Information Security
9 6 (3.90%) ITSM
9 6 (3.90%) Security Management
9 6 (3.90%) Product Management
9 6 (3.90%) Service Management
10 5 (3.25%) Release Management
10 5 (3.25%) Software Deployment
11 4 (2.60%) Load Balancing
12 3 (1.95%) CRM
12 3 (1.95%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (1.30%) Problem Management
14 1 (0.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.27%) SQL
2 11 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.95%) Google Apps Script
3 3 (1.95%) Java
3 3 (1.95%) Python
4 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.65%) Lua
4 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (34.42%) Security Cleared
2 48 (31.17%) DV Cleared
3 44 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.04%) Degree
5 7 (4.55%) CCNA
5 7 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.90%) MCP
6 6 (3.90%) MCSE
6 6 (3.90%) MCSA
6 6 (3.90%) MCDBA
6 6 (3.90%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.65%) MCITP
8 1 (0.65%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (38.31%) Active Directory
2 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.79%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.84%) ISA Server
5 6 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.60%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.60%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 7 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.30%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (1.30%) Unicenter
4 2 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 87 (56.49%) Microsoft
2 44 (28.57%) VMware
3 32 (20.78%) Fujitsu
4 28 (18.18%) Sun
5 23 (14.94%) Cisco
6 15 (9.74%) Veritas
7 13 (8.44%) Citrix
8 12 (7.79%) Juniper
9 11 (7.14%) Meridio
10 9 (5.84%) F5
10 9 (5.84%) HP
11 8 (5.19%) McAfee
12 5 (3.25%) Blue Coat
12 5 (3.25%) Brocade
13 4 (2.60%) Google
13 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.95%) Mitel
15 2 (1.30%) Sophos
15 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
15 2 (1.30%) Dell
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