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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 123 124 129
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 15 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.67% 0.68% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.74% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 3
Average salary £44,750 £27,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.26% -38.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
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
2097 2305 2138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.78% 92.24% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1654 1625 1701
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Python
3 14 (73.68%) Perl
3 14 (73.68%) MySQL
3 14 (73.68%) SSL
4 13 (68.42%) DNS
5 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
5 12 (63.16%) Squid
5 12 (63.16%) Nagios
5 12 (63.16%) HTTP
5 12 (63.16%) Apache
5 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
5 12 (63.16%) SMTP
5 12 (63.16%) WebLogic
5 12 (63.16%) Web Services
5 12 (63.16%) LDAP
5 12 (63.16%) JBoss
5 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
5 12 (63.16%) Degree
5 12 (63.16%) Computer Science
5 12 (63.16%) ZABBIX
5 12 (63.16%) Cacti
5 12 (63.16%) Ganglia
5 12 (63.16%) qmail
5 12 (63.16%) nginx
5 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (63.16%) Puppet
5 12 (63.16%) Splunk
5 12 (63.16%) OpenStack

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (63.16%) JBoss
1 12 (63.16%) Apache
1 12 (63.16%) Tomcat
1 12 (63.16%) WebLogic
1 12 (63.16%) nginx
1 12 (63.16%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) SSL
2 13 (68.42%) DNS
3 12 (63.16%) LDAP
3 12 (63.16%) SMTP
3 12 (63.16%) HTTP
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
7 2 (10.53%) Broadband
7 2 (10.53%) PPP
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) IPv4
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 2 (10.53%) OSPF
7 2 (10.53%) BGP
7 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.53%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Web Services
1 12 (63.16%) MCollective
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
1 12 (63.16%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Perl
1 14 (73.68%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCIE
4 2 (10.53%) CCSP
4 2 (10.53%) CCIP
4 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
5 1 (5.26%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.26%) RHCE
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Squid
1 12 (63.16%) qmail
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Nagios
1 12 (63.16%) ZABBIX
1 12 (63.16%) Cacti
1 12 (63.16%) Ganglia
1 12 (63.16%) Puppet
1 12 (63.16%) collectd
1 12 (63.16%) logstash
1 12 (63.16%) Graphite
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Splunk
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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