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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 8 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 103 67 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.62% 13.04% 18.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.60% 14.16% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 40 23 66
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,100 £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
500 473 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 95.24% 92.02% 89.55%
Number of salaries quoted 292 309 357
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 1 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 139 (80.35%) Windows
2 91 (52.60%) Microsoft
3 83 (47.98%) Security Cleared
4 74 (42.77%) Active Directory
5 72 (41.62%) DV Cleared
6 66 (38.15%) MS Exchange
7 63 (36.42%) SC Cleared
8 59 (34.10%) DNS
9 58 (33.53%) Windows XP
10 57 (32.95%) SQL
11 54 (31.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 54 (31.21%) Fujitsu
12 49 (28.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 48 (27.75%) TCP/IP
13 48 (27.75%) VMware
14 44 (25.43%) Internet
15 42 (24.28%) Linux
16 41 (23.70%) MS Excel
17 39 (22.54%) Incident Management
17 39 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (22.54%) Retail
17 39 (22.54%) Telecoms
17 39 (22.54%) Finance
18 37 (21.39%) Time Management
19 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (20.23%) Software Distribution
20 29 (16.76%) Relational Database
20 29 (16.76%) German Language
21 28 (16.18%) Live Communications Server
21 28 (16.18%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 66 (38.15%) MS Exchange
2 54 (31.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (16.18%) Live Communications Server
4 26 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (14.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 23 (13.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 21 (12.14%) IIS
8 20 (11.56%) SharePoint
9 17 (9.83%) Apache
10 16 (9.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (2.31%) WebSphere
11 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (2.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (2.31%) IBM Notes
11 4 (2.31%) FileNet
12 3 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.16%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (23.70%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) FileNet Content Manager
2 3 (1.73%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (34.10%) DNS
2 48 (27.75%) TCP/IP
3 44 (25.43%) Internet
4 28 (16.18%) DHCP
5 21 (12.14%) Firewall
6 7 (4.05%) SMS
6 7 (4.05%) VPN
7 6 (3.47%) LAN
7 6 (3.47%) WAN
7 6 (3.47%) SAN
7 6 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (2.89%) VLAN
9 4 (2.31%) Multicast
9 4 (2.31%) BIG-IP
9 4 (2.31%) RIP
9 4 (2.31%) LDAP
9 4 (2.31%) MPLS
9 4 (2.31%) OSPF
9 4 (2.31%) VRRP
10 3 (1.73%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.76%) Relational Database
2 26 (15.03%) RDBMS
3 16 (9.25%) EDRMS
3 16 (9.25%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.09%) IDOL
5 5 (2.89%) MS Access
6 4 (2.31%) DB2
7 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 39 (22.54%) Telecoms
1 39 (22.54%) Finance
1 39 (22.54%) Retail
2 29 (16.76%) German Language
3 18 (10.40%) French Language
4 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.73%) Back Office
6 1 (0.58%) Military
6 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.73%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.58%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.58%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Clustering
2 23 (13.29%) Blackberry
3 22 (12.72%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (10.40%) Statistics
5 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.89%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.89%) Thin Client
5 5 (2.89%) Replication
6 3 (1.73%) Handset
6 3 (1.73%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.73%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 139 (80.35%) Windows
2 58 (33.53%) Windows XP
3 49 (28.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (24.28%) Linux
5 35 (20.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (15.03%) Windows 7
6 26 (15.03%) UNIX
7 25 (14.45%) Windows 2000
8 23 (13.29%) Solaris
9 7 (4.05%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.54%) Incident Management
2 37 (21.39%) Time Management
3 35 (20.23%) Software Distribution
4 26 (15.03%) Validation
5 25 (14.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (13.29%) High Availability
7 13 (7.51%) Release Management
8 12 (6.94%) Software Deployment
9 11 (6.36%) ITIL
10 6 (3.47%) ITSM
10 6 (3.47%) Security Management
10 6 (3.47%) Service Management
11 5 (2.89%) Problem Management
12 4 (2.31%) Load Balancing
12 4 (2.31%) Content Management
12 4 (2.31%) E-Discovery
13 3 (1.73%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (1.73%) Information Security
13 3 (1.73%) CRM
13 3 (1.73%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 57 (32.95%) SQL
2 18 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.73%) Google Apps Script
3 3 (1.73%) Python
3 3 (1.73%) Java
4 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (47.98%) Security Cleared
2 72 (41.62%) DV Cleared
3 63 (36.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.78%) Degree
5 7 (4.05%) CCNA
5 7 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.47%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.47%) MCP
6 6 (3.47%) MCSE
6 6 (3.47%) MCSA
6 6 (3.47%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (42.77%) Active Directory
2 39 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.51%) ISA Server
4 9 (5.20%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.05%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.47%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.16%) UAG
9 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (10.40%) NetBackup
2 16 (9.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (2.89%) Netcool
3 5 (2.89%) Unicenter
3 5 (2.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (2.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (2.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.16%) SCCM
6 2 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (52.60%) Microsoft
2 54 (31.21%) Fujitsu
3 48 (27.75%) VMware
4 21 (12.14%) Veritas
4 21 (12.14%) Cisco
5 20 (11.56%) Sun
5 20 (11.56%) HP
6 18 (10.40%) Citrix
6 18 (10.40%) Meridio
7 14 (8.09%) McAfee
8 8 (4.62%) Juniper
8 8 (4.62%) F5
9 5 (2.89%) EMC
9 5 (2.89%) Oracle
10 4 (2.31%) IBM
10 4 (2.31%) Lotus
10 4 (2.31%) Sophos
10 4 (2.31%) Blue Coat
10 4 (2.31%) Google
10 4 (2.31%) Brocade
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