The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 106 143 130
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 37 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.33% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 3
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
Senior 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
2467 2403 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.71% 92.17% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1858 1635
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 52 (98.11%) Windows
2 42 (79.25%) Microsoft
3 39 (73.58%) Active Directory
4 38 (71.70%) Windows 7
5 25 (47.17%) TCP/IP
6 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (45.28%) Windows 8
7 15 (28.30%) Finance
7 15 (28.30%) Cisco
8 13 (24.53%) Citrix
9 12 (22.64%) Avaya
9 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
9 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.09%) SAN
12 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (13.21%) Oracle
12 7 (13.21%) UNIX
12 7 (13.21%) Lotus Domino
12 7 (13.21%) MCSE
12 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
12 7 (13.21%) Spanish Language
12 7 (13.21%) iSCSI
13 6 (11.32%) ITIL
14 5 (9.43%) LAN
15 4 (7.55%) WAN
15 4 (7.55%) VMware

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
1 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (13.21%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.09%) SAN
3 7 (13.21%) iSCSI
4 5 (9.43%) LAN
5 4 (7.55%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) Firewall
7 1 (1.89%) VPN
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.89%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.89%) Replication
1 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (98.11%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Windows 7
3 24 (45.28%) Windows 8
3 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) UNIX
5 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Mentoring
2 6 (11.32%) ITIL
3 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 1 (1.89%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) MCSE
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) CCNA
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCP
3 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) MCITP
5 1 (1.89%) Degree
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (73.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) XenApp
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 42 (79.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Cisco
3 13 (24.53%) Citrix
4 12 (22.64%) Avaya
5 7 (13.21%) Oracle
6 4 (7.55%) VMware
7 3 (5.66%) HP
7 3 (5.66%) Symantec
8 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.89%) Nokia
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago