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

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 66 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 54 41 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.30% 1.69% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 1.77% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 50 22 33
Median salary £25,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -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
1564 2314 2531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.60% 95.19% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1858 1592
Median salary £45,000 £46,875 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,510
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 60 (75.95%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) Linux
3 46 (58.23%) Windows Server
4 44 (55.70%) VMware
5 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
6 30 (37.97%) SQL
7 25 (31.65%) Data Protection
8 24 (30.38%) Active Directory
9 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
10 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
11 16 (20.25%) Unix
12 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (18.99%) Italian Language
13 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
14 12 (15.19%) EMC
14 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (15.19%) Firewall
15 11 (13.92%) Cisco
15 11 (13.92%) Oracle
15 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
16 10 (12.66%) LAN
16 10 (12.66%) CCNA
16 10 (12.66%) WAN
17 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
17 9 (11.39%) SAN
17 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
17 9 (11.39%) IIS
17 9 (11.39%) Replication
17 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (11.39%) Veeam

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 (26.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.39%) IIS
3 8 (10.13%) Apache
4 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
5 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
5 6 (7.59%) WebLogic
6 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.53%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.27%) Confluence
9 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.19%) Firewall
3 10 (12.66%) LAN
3 10 (12.66%) WAN
4 9 (11.39%) SAN
5 5 (6.33%) CTI
5 5 (6.33%) DNS
5 5 (6.33%) NAS
5 5 (6.33%) PBX
5 5 (6.33%) VoIP
6 4 (5.06%) DHCP
7 3 (3.80%) BGP
7 3 (3.80%) Internet
7 3 (3.80%) IPsec
7 3 (3.80%) MPLS
7 3 (3.80%) OSPF
7 3 (3.80%) SNMP
7 3 (3.80%) Wireless
7 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) DB2
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 15 (18.99%) Italian Language
2 8 (10.13%) Spanish Language
3 6 (7.59%) French Language
4 5 (6.33%) German Language
5 3 (3.80%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.53%) Finance
6 2 (2.53%) Law
7 1 (1.27%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) .NET
2 4 (5.06%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
4 1 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Replication
2 5 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Clustering
2 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.33%) IVR
3 3 (3.80%) PKI
4 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 60 (75.95%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) Linux
3 46 (58.23%) Windows Server
4 16 (20.25%) Unix
5 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (6.33%) AIX
7 5 (6.33%) HPUX
7 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.33%) Solaris
8 4 (5.06%) SUSE
9 3 (3.80%) CentOS
10 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.53%) Windows NT
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.27%) Debian
11 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Data Protection
2 8 (10.13%) Data Management
3 5 (6.33%) Product Management
4 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (3.80%) Identity Management
5 3 (3.80%) Network Management
6 2 (2.53%) ITIL
6 2 (2.53%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.27%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.27%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.27%) High Availability
7 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.27%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.27%) Presales
7 1 (1.27%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.27%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.97%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) C#
3 4 (5.06%) C
3 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.66%) CCNA
3 8 (10.13%) MCSE
3 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.59%) CEH
4 6 (7.59%) CISSP
5 5 (6.33%) CCNP
5 5 (6.33%) MCP
6 3 (3.80%) Degree
7 2 (2.53%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.53%) CCVP
7 2 (2.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (30.38%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.53%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.86%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.06%) Nmap
4 3 (3.80%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (3.80%) Legato
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco CME
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (2.53%) Nessus
6 1 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.27%) Perfmon
6 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (55.70%) VMware
2 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
3 12 (15.19%) EMC
4 11 (13.92%) Cisco
4 11 (13.92%) Oracle
5 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
5 9 (11.39%) Veeam
6 8 (10.13%) HP
6 8 (10.13%) IBM
7 7 (8.86%) CommVault
7 7 (8.86%) NetApp
8 6 (7.59%) Sybase
9 5 (6.33%) Avaya
9 5 (6.33%) Hitachi
9 5 (6.33%) Mitel
9 5 (6.33%) NEC
9 5 (6.33%) Veritas
10 4 (5.06%) arcserve
10 4 (5.06%) Sun
10 4 (5.06%) Symantec