The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 40 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 32 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.10% 5.45% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 5.71% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £23,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
631 560 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.60% 95.40% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 490 470 468
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Slough region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 34 (53.97%) Linux
2 23 (36.51%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) MS Excel
3 20 (31.75%) Windows
4 19 (30.16%) ITIL
5 18 (28.57%) MySQL
5 18 (28.57%) VMware
6 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
6 16 (25.40%) IIS
6 16 (25.40%) Apache
7 15 (23.81%) Plesk
7 15 (23.81%) cPanel
7 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.22%) Cisco
8 14 (22.22%) DNS
9 13 (20.63%) VPN
9 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (20.63%) UNIX
9 13 (20.63%) Oracle
9 13 (20.63%) Change Management
10 12 (19.05%) WAN
10 12 (19.05%) OpenUP
11 11 (17.46%) nginx
11 11 (17.46%) KVM
11 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (17.46%) Webmin
11 11 (17.46%) LAN
12 10 (15.87%) SSL
12 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
13 9 (14.29%) Red Hat

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (25.40%) Apache
1 16 (25.40%) IIS
2 11 (17.46%) nginx
3 5 (7.94%) Lync
4 4 (6.35%) Drupal
4 4 (6.35%) Alfresco
4 4 (6.35%) WordPress
5 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (31.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) DNS
2 13 (20.63%) VPN
3 12 (19.05%) WAN
4 11 (17.46%) LAN
5 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
5 10 (15.87%) SSL
6 9 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 8 (12.70%) DHCP
7 8 (12.70%) Firewall
7 8 (12.70%) Wireless
8 7 (11.11%) Broadband
9 6 (9.52%) SAN
9 6 (9.52%) MPLS
10 5 (7.94%) IPsec
10 5 (7.94%) WLAN
10 5 (7.94%) L2TP
11 3 (4.76%) 4G
11 3 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (4.76%) FTP
11 3 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.57%) MySQL
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (7.94%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.35%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.59%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
1 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.59%) J2EE
2 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Smart Meter
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) iPad
3 2 (3.17%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) e-Health
3 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Physics
4 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Linux
2 20 (31.75%) Windows
3 13 (20.63%) UNIX
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
4 5 (7.94%) CentOS
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Android
6 2 (3.17%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) ITIL
2 13 (20.63%) Change Management
3 12 (19.05%) OpenUP
4 6 (9.52%) CRM
4 6 (9.52%) Project Management
5 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (7.94%) Line Management
6 4 (6.35%) Service Management
7 3 (4.76%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.17%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) System Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.17%) Coaching
8 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.59%) Functional Testing
9 1 (1.59%) Master Data Management
9 1 (1.59%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.11%) CCNA
3 6 (9.52%) CCIE
4 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) CISSP
5 2 (3.17%) CEH
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.17%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) CCNP
6 1 (1.59%) CCIP
6 1 (1.59%) RHCE
6 1 (1.59%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (17.46%) KVM
2 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) vCloud
4 2 (3.17%) Samba
4 2 (3.17%) Nmap
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Plesk
1 15 (23.81%) cPanel
2 11 (17.46%) Webmin
3 7 (11.11%) WSUS
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (3.17%) Nessus
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (28.57%) VMware
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.22%) Cisco
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle
5 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.94%) BT
6 5 (7.94%) NetApp
7 4 (6.35%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) CA
8 2 (3.17%) Novell
8 2 (3.17%) Lotus
9 1 (1.59%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.59%) Citrix
9 1 (1.59%) Juniper
9 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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