The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 118 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 16 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.65% 0.69% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.74% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 5
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £22,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £45,000 £28,100
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -4.80%
IT 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
2257 2152 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.23% 92.64% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1696 1537
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 6 (26.09%) SUSE
5 6 (26.09%) Debian
5 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) CentOS
5 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (17.39%) PDA
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
6 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) LAN
7 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco
8 2 (8.70%) SLA
8 2 (8.70%) CCNA
8 2 (8.70%) HP
8 2 (8.70%) Intel
8 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) LAN
2 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.70%) French Language
1 2 (8.70%) German Language
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) PDA
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (26.09%) SUSE
3 6 (26.09%) Debian
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) CentOS
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
2 2 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Intel
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago