The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 51 49 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.67% 2.20% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.34% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £29,250 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.42% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,750 £27,700
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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 Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
455 427 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 94.79% 94.05% 93.17%
Number of salaries quoted 294 359 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newbury

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) XenServer
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
4 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (7.69%) MySQL
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) MCP
7 1 (7.69%) Solaris
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) SS7
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (7.69%) VoLTE
2 1 (7.69%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 4 (30.77%) XenServer
2 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle