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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 131 134 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 9 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.37% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 12
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +41.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,550 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.08%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 30 July 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 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) PDA
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) Lync
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Intel
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.69%) VBScript
7 1 (7.69%) VBA
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) French Language
1 1 (7.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PDA
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCTS
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Intel
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos