The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 137 124
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 8 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.47% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.49% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 23
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +83.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

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
1343 2023 2261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.32% 94.36% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1567 1527
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Senior Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (50.00%) High Availability
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (38.89%) Solaris
3 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
4 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) JBoss
4 5 (27.78%) IIS
4 5 (27.78%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) Apache
6 3 (16.67%) Unix
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
6 3 (16.67%) LDAP
6 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) IIS
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) BGP
3 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) OSPF
3 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
3 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) LAMP
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.11%) Java EE
3 2 (11.11%) Java SE
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
3 2 (11.11%) Spring
3 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Solaris
3 3 (16.67%) CentOS
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) High Availability
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) CAD
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
2 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Tcl
6 1 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) BEA
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper
4 2 (11.11%) NetScout
4 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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