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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 40 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 13 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.59% 2.48% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 2.60% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 11
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -1.53%
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
340 500 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.92% 95.24% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 267 292 309
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco
4 20 (83.33%) Firewall
5 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
6 18 (75.00%) SQL
6 18 (75.00%) VMware
7 17 (70.83%) VMware ESX
7 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
7 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
8 16 (66.67%) LAN
8 16 (66.67%) WAN
8 16 (66.67%) Juniper
9 13 (54.17%) vSphere
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (20.83%) MCDBA
11 5 (20.83%) MCP
11 5 (20.83%) DHCP
11 5 (20.83%) DNS
11 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Internet
11 5 (20.83%) Degree
11 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
11 5 (20.83%) LANDesk

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
1 17 (70.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) LAN
2 16 (66.67%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) MS Access
General
1 4 (16.67%) French Language
1 4 (16.67%) German Language
1 4 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 4 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
4 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Time Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCDBA
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
2 4 (16.67%) MCSA
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) CCA
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) OCA
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) VMware ESX
3 13 (54.17%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
1 2 (8.33%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 18 (75.00%) VMware
4 16 (66.67%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) LANDesk
6 4 (16.67%) Sun
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) AppSense
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions UK Limited
Salary: Package dependent on experience including BUPA and company pension.
Posted: 21 days ago