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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 95 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 39 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 1.94% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.02% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 25
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +4.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,800
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
1749 2179 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.11% 96.08% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1638 1558
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 43 (52.44%) Linux
2 39 (47.56%) Windows
3 36 (43.90%) TCP/IP
4 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
5 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
6 25 (30.49%) Firewall
7 23 (28.05%) SQL
8 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
9 19 (23.17%) Unix
10 18 (21.95%) VMware
10 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
12 15 (18.29%) Degree
12 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
12 15 (18.29%) IIS
13 14 (17.07%) Apache
14 13 (15.85%) Oracle
14 13 (15.85%) German Language
14 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
15 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
15 12 (14.63%) LAN
15 12 (14.63%) WAN
15 12 (14.63%) SAN
16 10 (12.20%) Replication
16 10 (12.20%) HTTP
16 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
16 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
16 10 (12.20%) WebLogic

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 15 (18.29%) IIS
2 14 (17.07%) Apache
3 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.20%) MS Exchange
4 10 (12.20%) WebLogic
4 10 (12.20%) WebSphere
5 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.44%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.22%) Confluence
8 1 (1.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.90%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.49%) Firewall
3 12 (14.63%) LAN
3 12 (14.63%) SAN
3 12 (14.63%) WAN
4 10 (12.20%) HTTP
5 9 (10.98%) DNS
6 7 (8.54%) PBX
6 7 (8.54%) VoIP
7 5 (6.10%) SMTP
7 5 (6.10%) SSL
8 4 (4.88%) CTI
8 4 (4.88%) DHCP
8 4 (4.88%) NAS
8 4 (4.88%) SNMP
8 4 (4.88%) Wireless
9 3 (3.66%) BGP
9 3 (3.66%) OSPF
10 2 (2.44%) IPsec
10 2 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 13 (15.85%) German Language
2 5 (6.10%) French Language
3 4 (4.88%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.44%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) HTML
2 6 (7.32%) .NET
3 3 (3.66%) Web Services
3 3 (3.66%) XML
4 2 (2.44%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.44%) CSS
4 2 (2.44%) jQuery
4 2 (2.44%) XSLT
5 1 (1.22%) J2EE
5 1 (1.22%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.20%) Replication
4 8 (9.76%) Clustering
5 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.88%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.88%) IVR
7 3 (3.66%) PKI
8 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (52.44%) Linux
2 39 (47.56%) Windows
3 19 (23.17%) Unix
4 17 (20.73%) Windows Server
5 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.32%) AIX
6 6 (7.32%) HPUX
6 6 (7.32%) Solaris
6 6 (7.32%) SUSE
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.22%) CentOS
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (8.54%) Process Improvement
2 6 (7.32%) Data Management
3 5 (6.10%) Case Management
4 4 (4.88%) Network Management
4 4 (4.88%) Product Management
5 3 (3.66%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (2.44%) Escalation Management
6 2 (2.44%) Fraud Detection
6 2 (2.44%) Identity Management
6 2 (2.44%) ITIL
6 2 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (1.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.22%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.22%) Coaching
7 1 (1.22%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.22%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.22%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.22%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.05%) SQL
2 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.32%) C
3 6 (7.32%) C#
3 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.10%) PHP
5 3 (3.66%) Java
6 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.22%) C++
6 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) CCNA
2 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.76%) CEH
3 8 (9.76%) CISSP
4 5 (6.10%) MCSE
4 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.88%) MCP
6 2 (2.44%) CCNP
7 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.22%) HND
7 1 (1.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
2 18 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) Firmware
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.22%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.22%) Xen
4 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Legato
1 4 (4.88%) Simpana
2 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.44%) Nmap
3 1 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.95%) VMware
3 15 (18.29%) Red Hat
4 13 (15.85%) Oracle
5 9 (10.98%) EMC
5 9 (10.98%) Hitachi
6 8 (9.76%) Cisco
6 8 (9.76%) Sun
7 7 (8.54%) Avaya
7 7 (8.54%) Mitel
7 7 (8.54%) NEC
8 6 (7.32%) Sybase
9 5 (6.10%) Forcepoint
10 4 (4.88%) HP
10 4 (4.88%) Veeam
10 4 (4.88%) Veritas
11 3 (3.66%) arcserve
11 3 (3.66%) NetApp
12 1 (1.22%) Apple
12 1 (1.22%) Symantec
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