The table below looks at the statistics for the Customer Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Customer Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Support Engineer
Rank 137 144 146
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Support Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.095% 0.042% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.043% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £21,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £24,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -26.15%
Customer 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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Customer Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Customer Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Customer Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Customer Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Customer Support Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Customer 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 Customer Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry

Customer Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Customer 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 Customer Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree