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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 61 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 14 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.70% 2.66% 8.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 2.89% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 35
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -1.51%
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
494 485 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 95.18% 92.21% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 295 320 357
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%

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 30 (71.43%) Internet
2 30 (71.43%) German Language
3 29 (69.05%) TCP/IP
3 29 (69.05%) Linux
3 29 (69.05%) Relational Database
4 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 27 (64.29%) RDBMS
5 27 (64.29%) Validation
6 23 (54.76%) Solaris
6 23 (54.76%) UNIX
7 21 (50.00%) Sun
8 18 (42.86%) French Language
9 10 (23.81%) Firewall
10 9 (21.43%) VMware
10 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
10 9 (21.43%) Cisco
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (16.67%) Degree
12 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (16.67%) CCNA
12 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 6 (14.29%) MCP
13 6 (14.29%) MCSE
13 6 (14.29%) MCSA
13 6 (14.29%) MCDBA
13 6 (14.29%) DHCP
13 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (14.29%) DNS
13 6 (14.29%) Time Management

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (71.43%) Internet
2 29 (69.05%) TCP/IP
3 10 (23.81%) Firewall
4 6 (14.29%) DHCP
4 6 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (9.52%) VPN
6 3 (7.14%) SSL
6 3 (7.14%) NetScreen
6 3 (7.14%) LDAP
6 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.38%) ADSL
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) VLAN
7 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) Relational Database
2 27 (64.29%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (71.43%) German Language
2 18 (42.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) PKI
1 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Linux
3 23 (54.76%) Solaris
3 23 (54.76%) UNIX
4 4 (9.52%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Validation
2 6 (14.29%) Time Management
2 6 (14.29%) ITSM
2 6 (14.29%) Security Management
2 6 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (2.38%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (16.67%) CCNA
2 6 (14.29%) MCP
2 6 (14.29%) MCSE
2 6 (14.29%) MCSA
2 6 (14.29%) MCDBA
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) UAG
5 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (50.00%) Sun
3 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (7.14%) Juniper
5 2 (4.76%) Red Hat