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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 102 112 96
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 44 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.32% 1.61% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.69% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 37
Median salary £32,500 £40,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.25% +8.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
1800 2304 2292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.89% 95.29% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1571 1700
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,468 £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% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 50 (53.19%) TCP/IP
2 44 (46.81%) Linux
3 37 (39.36%) Microsoft
4 36 (38.30%) Active Directory
4 36 (38.30%) Windows
5 28 (29.79%) VMware
6 26 (27.66%) Firewall
6 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (25.53%) German Language
8 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (23.40%) Windows Server
8 22 (23.40%) Unix
8 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
9 21 (22.34%) Oracle
9 21 (22.34%) Apache
10 20 (21.28%) IIS
10 20 (21.28%) SQL
10 20 (21.28%) Degree
11 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
12 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
12 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
13 16 (17.02%) WebSphere
13 16 (17.02%) WebLogic
14 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
14 14 (14.89%) Wireless
15 13 (13.83%) DNS
16 11 (11.70%) LDAP
17 10 (10.64%) Red Hat
17 10 (10.64%) French Language
18 9 (9.57%) Network Management

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 21 (22.34%) Apache
2 20 (21.28%) IIS
3 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
4 16 (17.02%) WebLogic
4 16 (17.02%) WebSphere
5 14 (14.89%) MS Exchange
6 5 (5.32%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.19%) IBM Domino
7 3 (3.19%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 1 (1.06%) JBoss
Applications
1 17 (18.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (53.19%) TCP/IP
2 26 (27.66%) Firewall
3 14 (14.89%) Wireless
4 13 (13.83%) DNS
5 11 (11.70%) LDAP
6 9 (9.57%) DHCP
6 9 (9.57%) LAN
6 9 (9.57%) WAN
7 8 (8.51%) Ethernet
8 7 (7.45%) SMTP
8 7 (7.45%) SNMP
9 6 (6.38%) BGP
9 6 (6.38%) OSPF
9 6 (6.38%) VoIP
10 5 (5.32%) Diameter Protocol
10 5 (5.32%) SS7
11 4 (4.26%) EIGRP
11 4 (4.26%) HTTP
11 4 (4.26%) RIP
11 4 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.06%) MySQL
3 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
General
1 24 (25.53%) German Language
2 10 (10.64%) French Language
3 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.32%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 3 (3.19%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (2.13%) Billing
7 1 (1.06%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (1.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.45%) Web Services
2 4 (4.26%) Unreal Engine
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 3 (3.19%) XML
4 2 (2.13%) .NET
4 2 (2.13%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.13%) CSS
4 2 (2.13%) jQuery
4 2 (2.13%) XSLT
5 1 (1.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.19%) PKI
5 2 (2.13%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (46.81%) Linux
2 36 (38.30%) Windows
3 22 (23.40%) Unix
3 22 (23.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.45%) Solaris
5 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
9 1 (1.06%) CentOS
9 1 (1.06%) Debian
9 1 (1.06%) HPUX
9 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.06%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.57%) Network Management
2 7 (7.45%) Data Management
2 7 (7.45%) Process Improvement
3 6 (6.38%) Presales
3 6 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (4.26%) Case Management
5 2 (2.13%) Convergent Charging
5 2 (2.13%) Escalation Management
5 2 (2.13%) Fraud Detection
5 2 (2.13%) Identity Management
5 2 (2.13%) ITIL
5 2 (2.13%) Project Management
5 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.13%) Time Management
5 2 (2.13%) Validation
6 1 (1.06%) Coaching
6 1 (1.06%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.06%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.06%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.28%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) Java
2 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.06%) C++
4 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) CCNA
2 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.38%) CEH
3 6 (6.38%) CISSP
4 2 (2.13%) CCNP
5 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCITP
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (38.30%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) Sendmail
5 2 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Legato
2 4 (4.26%) Simpana
3 3 (3.19%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.19%) Nmap
4 2 (2.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 37 (39.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (29.79%) VMware
3 21 (22.34%) Oracle
4 10 (10.64%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.57%) Sun
6 7 (7.45%) Forcepoint
7 6 (6.38%) NetApp
7 6 (6.38%) Veritas
8 5 (5.32%) Hitachi
8 5 (5.32%) HP
9 4 (4.26%) EMC
9 4 (4.26%) Veeam
10 3 (3.19%) arcserve
10 3 (3.19%) Avaya
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco
10 3 (3.19%) Lotus
10 3 (3.19%) Mitel
10 3 (3.19%) NEC
10 3 (3.19%) Novell
10 3 (3.19%) Sybase
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