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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 47 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 21 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.37% 0.93% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 0.96% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 16
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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
467 520 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 97.09% 96.30% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 387 367 217
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 34 (85.00%) VMware
3 33 (82.50%) Microsoft
3 33 (82.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (82.50%) Windows Server
4 29 (72.50%) MS Exchange
5 27 (67.50%) WAN
6 26 (65.00%) LAN
6 26 (65.00%) Firewall
6 26 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (52.50%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
8 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
10 17 (42.50%) VMware ESX
10 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (35.00%) SQL
11 14 (35.00%) Linux
12 12 (30.00%) Cisco
13 7 (17.50%) Citrix
14 6 (15.00%) Symantec
14 6 (15.00%) ITIL
14 6 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 5 (12.50%) vSphere
15 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (12.50%) SLA
15 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
15 5 (12.50%) Juniper

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (72.50%) MS Exchange
2 26 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (67.50%) WAN
2 26 (65.00%) Firewall
2 26 (65.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (10.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (10.00%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Windows
2 33 (82.50%) Windows Server
2 33 (82.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (35.00%) Linux
6 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.50%) AIX
9 1 (2.50%) HPUX
9 1 (2.50%) Solaris
9 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CCA
1 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (52.50%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (42.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.00%) XenApp
5 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (10.00%) EdgeSight
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) VMware
2 33 (82.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco
4 7 (17.50%) Citrix
5 6 (15.00%) Symantec
6 5 (12.50%) Juniper
7 4 (10.00%) AppSense
8 3 (7.50%) NetApp