The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 90 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 41 43 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.32% 1.87% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.95% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 27
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,050 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Technical 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
1699 2205 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.21% 96.12% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1656 1662
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,936 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,550 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Reading region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (54.22%) Linux
2 37 (44.58%) Windows
2 37 (44.58%) TCP/IP
3 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
4 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
5 25 (30.12%) Firewall
6 23 (27.71%) VMware
6 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (24.10%) Unix
7 20 (24.10%) SQL
7 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
8 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
9 17 (20.48%) German Language
9 17 (20.48%) IIS
10 16 (19.28%) Apache
11 15 (18.07%) Degree
11 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (16.87%) Red Hat
13 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
14 12 (14.46%) Oracle
14 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
14 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
14 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
15 11 (13.25%) WebSphere
15 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
16 10 (12.05%) DNS
17 9 (10.84%) CEH
17 9 (10.84%) HTTP
17 9 (10.84%) LAN
17 9 (10.84%) WAN

Technical 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 17 (20.48%) IIS
2 16 (19.28%) Apache
3 13 (15.66%) Tomcat
4 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
5 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
5 11 (13.25%) WebSphere
6 6 (7.23%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.82%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.41%) IBM Domino
8 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (44.58%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.12%) Firewall
3 10 (12.05%) DNS
4 9 (10.84%) HTTP
4 9 (10.84%) LAN
4 9 (10.84%) WAN
5 8 (9.64%) SAN
6 7 (8.43%) Wireless
7 5 (6.02%) DHCP
7 5 (6.02%) SMTP
7 5 (6.02%) SNMP
7 5 (6.02%) SSL
8 4 (4.82%) BGP
8 4 (4.82%) Ethernet
8 4 (4.82%) OSPF
9 3 (3.61%) LDAP
9 3 (3.61%) NAS
9 3 (3.61%) PBX
9 3 (3.61%) VoIP
10 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) DB2
3 1 (1.20%) MySQL
3 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
General
1 17 (20.48%) German Language
2 7 (8.43%) French Language
3 5 (6.02%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.61%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) HTML
2 5 (6.02%) Web Services
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) .NET
4 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.41%) CSS
4 2 (2.41%) jQuery
4 2 (2.41%) Unreal Engine
4 2 (2.41%) XSLT
5 1 (1.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.02%) Clustering
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.61%) PKI
5 3 (3.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.22%) Linux
2 37 (44.58%) Windows
3 20 (24.10%) Unix
4 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) AIX
7 3 (3.61%) HPUX
7 3 (3.61%) Solaris
7 3 (3.61%) SUSE
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.43%) Process Improvement
2 6 (7.23%) Data Management
2 6 (7.23%) Network Management
3 5 (6.02%) Case Management
3 5 (6.02%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (2.41%) Escalation Management
4 2 (2.41%) Fraud Detection
4 2 (2.41%) Identity Management
4 2 (2.41%) ITIL
4 2 (2.41%) Time Management
5 1 (1.20%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.20%) Coaching
5 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.20%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.20%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.82%) PHP
4 3 (3.61%) C
4 3 (3.61%) Java
4 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.41%) C#
6 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) CEH
2 9 (10.84%) CISSP
3 5 (6.02%) CCNA
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) CCNP
5 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.20%) HND
5 1 (1.20%) MCITP
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 30 (36.14%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Legato
1 4 (4.82%) Simpana
2 3 (3.61%) Nmap
3 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 31 (37.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) Red Hat
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle
5 9 (10.84%) Hitachi
6 6 (7.23%) EMC
6 6 (7.23%) NetApp
6 6 (7.23%) Sun
7 5 (6.02%) Forcepoint
8 4 (4.82%) Cisco
8 4 (4.82%) HP
8 4 (4.82%) Veeam
8 4 (4.82%) Veritas
9 3 (3.61%) arcserve
9 3 (3.61%) Avaya
9 3 (3.61%) Mitel
9 3 (3.61%) NEC
9 3 (3.61%) Sybase
10 1 (1.20%) Google
10 1 (1.20%) Symantec
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