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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 115 134 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 24 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 0.043% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.047% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 11
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- -16.16%
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
2218 2110 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.98% 91.66% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1607 1577
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 53 (96.36%) Windows
2 44 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
3 41 (74.55%) Windows 7
4 28 (50.91%) TCP/IP
5 27 (49.09%) Windows 8
5 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (30.91%) Cisco
6 17 (30.91%) Finance
7 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 14 (25.45%) Avaya
8 14 (25.45%) Citrix
9 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (16.36%) MCSE
10 8 (14.55%) ITIL
11 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
13 5 (9.09%) LAN
14 4 (7.27%) WAN
14 4 (7.27%) UNIX
14 4 (7.27%) SAN
14 4 (7.27%) VMware
14 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
14 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
15 3 (5.45%) Spanish Language
15 3 (5.45%) iSCSI

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.45%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.91%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.09%) LAN
3 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
4 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.64%) Firewall
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.82%) 3G
6 1 (1.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.82%) Replication
1 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Windows
2 41 (74.55%) Windows 7
3 27 (49.09%) Windows 8
3 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.27%) UNIX
5 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 8 (14.55%) ITIL
3 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.45%) Project Management
4 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) MCSE
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) CCNA
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.45%) MCP
3 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) Cisco
3 14 (25.45%) Citrix
3 14 (25.45%) Avaya
4 4 (7.27%) VMware
5 3 (5.45%) Symantec
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.82%) Nokia
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