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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 94 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 35 35 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.07% 1.59% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.66% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 25
Median salary £28,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1627 2107 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.22% 95.60% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1706 1631
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 54 (71.05%) Windows
2 53 (69.74%) Linux
3 28 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
4 27 (35.53%) Windows Server
5 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
5 26 (34.21%) SQL
5 26 (34.21%) VMware
6 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 20 (26.32%) Unix
7 17 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (21.05%) Firewall
9 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
9 14 (18.42%) IIS
9 14 (18.42%) LAN
9 14 (18.42%) WAN
10 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
10 13 (17.11%) Oracle
11 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (14.47%) Degree
12 11 (14.47%) Apache
12 11 (14.47%) Replication
13 10 (13.16%) HTTP
13 10 (13.16%) CCNA
13 10 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
14 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
14 9 (11.84%) SAN
14 9 (11.84%) CISSP
14 9 (11.84%) EMC

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 14 (18.42%) IIS
2 13 (17.11%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.47%) Apache
4 8 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 8 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 8 (10.53%) WebSphere
5 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.63%) IBM Domino
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.32%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 16 (21.05%) Firewall
3 14 (18.42%) LAN
3 14 (18.42%) WAN
4 10 (13.16%) HTTP
5 9 (11.84%) SAN
6 8 (10.53%) DNS
7 7 (9.21%) PBX
7 7 (9.21%) VoIP
8 5 (6.58%) CTI
8 5 (6.58%) SMTP
8 5 (6.58%) SSL
9 2 (2.63%) BGP
9 2 (2.63%) DHCP
9 2 (2.63%) IPsec
9 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.63%) MPLS
9 2 (2.63%) OSPF
9 2 (2.63%) SNMP
9 2 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) DB2
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 7 (9.21%) Spanish Language
2 6 (7.89%) French Language
2 6 (7.89%) German Language
3 4 (5.26%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.95%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (2.63%) Finance
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) .NET
1 6 (7.89%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Replication
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Clustering
4 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.58%) IVR
4 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.26%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.63%) PKI
7 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (71.05%) Windows
2 53 (69.74%) Linux
3 27 (35.53%) Windows Server
4 20 (26.32%) Unix
5 12 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.89%) AIX
6 6 (7.89%) HPUX
6 6 (7.89%) Solaris
6 6 (7.89%) SUSE
7 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.32%) CentOS
10 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.84%) Data Protection
2 5 (6.58%) Case Management
2 5 (6.58%) Process Improvement
2 5 (6.58%) Product Management
3 4 (5.26%) Data Management
3 4 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL
5 2 (2.63%) Network Management
6 1 (1.32%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.32%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.32%) Coaching
6 1 (1.32%) High Availability
6 1 (1.32%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.32%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.32%) Presales
6 1 (1.32%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.32%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) C
2 6 (7.89%) C#
2 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.58%) PHP
4 2 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.32%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) CCNA
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.84%) CEH
3 9 (11.84%) CISSP
4 7 (9.21%) MCSE
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.58%) MCP
6 2 (2.63%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.32%) HND
7 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (35.53%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.63%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.32%) Firmware
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.32%) Xen
5 1 (1.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 4 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 4 (5.26%) Nmap
2 1 (1.32%) Legato
2 1 (1.32%) Nessus
2 1 (1.32%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.32%) Simpana
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft
1 26 (34.21%) VMware
2 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle
4 9 (11.84%) EMC
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco
6 7 (9.21%) Avaya
6 7 (9.21%) Hitachi
6 7 (9.21%) Mitel
6 7 (9.21%) NEC
6 7 (9.21%) Sybase
7 6 (7.89%) Sun
8 5 (6.58%) Forcepoint
9 4 (5.26%) NetApp
9 4 (5.26%) Veeam
10 3 (3.95%) CommVault
10 3 (3.95%) HP
10 3 (3.95%) IBM
10 3 (3.95%) Symantec
11 1 (1.32%) arcserve
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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