The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 52 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 7 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.38% 7.21% 8.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 7.74% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 48
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +39.34%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Technical 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
483 478 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.89% 93.18% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 341 310 302
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle
6 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) UNIX
8 5 (27.78%) DNS
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (22.22%) OCA
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (22.22%) MS Access
9 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (22.22%) ODBC
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (22.22%) MCDBA
9 4 (22.22%) MCP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (38.89%) RDBMS
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (22.22%) MS Access
5 2 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) ODBC
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Solaris
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCDBA
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) OCA
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) CCA
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) XenServer
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) EdgeSight
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) LANDesk
3 4 (22.22%) Business Objects
4 3 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) EMC