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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 56 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 22 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.70% 4.62% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 4.85% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 13
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £40,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.83%
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
563 433 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.62% 95.16% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 379 243 336
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
3 16 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 15 (46.88%) UNIX
5 13 (40.63%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) RDBMS
6 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 12 (37.50%) Validation
6 12 (37.50%) Internet
7 11 (34.38%) Sun
7 11 (34.38%) Solaris
8 9 (28.13%) Firewall
9 8 (25.00%) VMware
9 8 (25.00%) LAN
9 8 (25.00%) WAN
10 7 (21.88%) DNS
10 7 (21.88%) German Language
11 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
12 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
12 5 (15.63%) Degree
13 4 (12.50%) French Language
13 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (12.50%) Cisco
13 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
13 4 (12.50%) .NET
13 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
13 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 12 (37.50%) Internet
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 8 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (21.88%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) SAN
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) Wireless
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
6 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.13%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.38%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) German Language
2 4 (12.50%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
3 15 (46.88%) UNIX
4 11 (34.38%) Solaris
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Validation
2 4 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analytics
3 3 (9.38%) Analytics
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Security Management
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCDBA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Sun
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec