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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 107 152 119
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 9 9 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.37% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.38% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 32
Median salary £65,000 £44,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.25% +59.82%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
1547 2343 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.38% 95.32% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1893 1593
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (56.25%) High Availability
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
3 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 7 (43.75%) Solaris
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) Python
6 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
6 3 (18.75%) LDAP
6 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 3 (18.75%) CCNP
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) Tcl
6 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) OSPF
6 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Unix
6 3 (18.75%) JBoss
6 3 (18.75%) Apache

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 (31.25%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) BGP
1 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) LDAP
1 3 (18.75%) MPLS
1 3 (18.75%) OSPF
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) tcpdump
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
1 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Tcl
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) NetScout
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle