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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 117 149 134
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 19 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.00% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.21% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 12
Median salary £55,000 £36,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -13.25%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
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
1796 2363 2309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.28% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1618 1706
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 1 May 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 26 (89.66%) Firewall
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) CCNP
3 18 (62.07%) Juniper
3 18 (62.07%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (58.62%) WAN
5 16 (55.17%) MPLS
5 16 (55.17%) OSPF
5 16 (55.17%) BGP
5 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
5 16 (55.17%) NetScout
5 16 (55.17%) BIG-IP
5 16 (55.17%) Wireshark
5 16 (55.17%) tcpdump
5 16 (55.17%) F5
6 11 (37.93%) Finance
7 10 (34.48%) Apache
7 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
8 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
9 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
11 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
12 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
13 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (13.79%) Linux
13 4 (13.79%) LDAP

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 10 (34.48%) Apache
1 10 (34.48%) Tomcat
2 9 (31.03%) WebSphere
3 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
4 7 (24.14%) IIS
5 3 (10.34%) JBoss
6 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.45%) nginx
7 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) Firewall
2 18 (62.07%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (58.62%) WAN
4 16 (55.17%) BGP
4 16 (55.17%) BIG-IP
4 16 (55.17%) MPLS
4 16 (55.17%) OSPF
4 16 (55.17%) tcpdump
4 16 (55.17%) Wireshark
5 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
6 4 (13.79%) LDAP
7 3 (10.34%) HTTP
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.90%) NAS
8 2 (6.90%) SAN
8 2 (6.90%) Wireless
9 1 (3.45%) DNS
9 1 (3.45%) LAN
9 1 (3.45%) SSL
9 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) LAMP
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.45%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
2 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Web Operations
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Escalation Management
5 1 (3.45%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (62.07%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
6 1 (3.45%) MCITP
6 1 (3.45%) MCSE
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) qmail
2 1 (3.45%) Squid
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 2 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.90%) OpenAM
3 1 (3.45%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) collectd
3 1 (3.45%) Ganglia
3 1 (3.45%) Graphite
3 1 (3.45%) logstash
3 1 (3.45%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) Juniper
3 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
3 16 (55.17%) F5
3 16 (55.17%) NetScout
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Sun
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.45%) Splunk
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