The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 140 126 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.49% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 3
Average salary £29,750 £23,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.34% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,950 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,000 £28,700
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2251 2030 2238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.33% 94.51% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1632 1939
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Support Engineer
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) PDA
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 4 (28.57%) MCP
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) MCTS
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) PDA
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCP
3 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCTS
5 1 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Sophos
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
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Posted: 12 days ago