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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 28 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.10% 3.86% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 4.02% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 21
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
580 473 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.55% 96.14% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 467 416 534
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 29 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 29 (49.15%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) ITIL
3 24 (40.68%) Cisco
3 24 (40.68%) VMware
4 23 (38.98%) vSphere
5 22 (37.29%) Linux
6 19 (32.20%) NetApp
6 19 (32.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
8 16 (27.12%) Data ONTAP
8 16 (27.12%) FlexPod
8 16 (27.12%) SLA
9 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
9 15 (25.42%) Dell
9 15 (25.42%) Firewall
10 14 (23.73%) Mac OS X
10 14 (23.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (23.73%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Cloud
11 13 (22.03%) ServiceNow
11 13 (22.03%) McAfee
11 13 (22.03%) Risk Analysis
12 12 (20.34%) Finance
12 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
12 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
13 10 (16.95%) VPN
13 10 (16.95%) SQL Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (11.86%) Lync
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.47%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (25.42%) Firewall
3 14 (23.73%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (16.95%) SAN
4 10 (16.95%) VPN
5 7 (11.86%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (10.17%) FCoE
6 6 (10.17%) Ethernet
6 6 (10.17%) Internet
6 6 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.78%) VLAN
8 3 (5.08%) FTP
8 3 (5.08%) DNS
8 3 (5.08%) DHCP
9 2 (3.39%) MPLS
9 2 (3.39%) OSPF
9 2 (3.39%) BGP
10 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.69%) Wireless
10 1 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.08%) LINQ
2 2 (3.39%) jQuery
2 2 (3.39%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) XSLT
2 2 (3.39%) LAMP
2 2 (3.39%) Ajax
3 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Data Centre
2 16 (27.12%) FlexPod
3 13 (22.03%) Enterprise Cloud
4 8 (13.56%) e-Health
5 6 (10.17%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (10.17%) iPhone
5 6 (10.17%) Blackberry
5 6 (10.17%) iPad
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) Linux
3 16 (27.12%) Data ONTAP
4 14 (23.73%) Mac OS X
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
7 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.08%) UNIX
9 2 (3.39%) CentOS
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) ITIL
2 19 (32.20%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (22.03%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
4 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
4 10 (16.95%) Coaching
5 7 (11.86%) Line Management
6 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
6 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.47%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.78%) Service Management
8 4 (6.78%) Change Management
9 2 (3.39%) Scrum
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (3.39%) DevOps
9 2 (3.39%) OpenUP
10 1 (1.69%) Time Management
10 1 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.95%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C#
2 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.39%) PHP
3 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.17%) Degree
3 6 (10.17%) MCSE
4 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) NCDA
5 3 (5.08%) CCNP
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCITP
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) SLA
2 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) vSphere
2 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
4 6 (10.17%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.39%) KVM
6 1 (1.69%) pfSense
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.69%) Samba
6 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) DameWare
1 6 (10.17%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (8.47%) SCCM
3 4 (6.78%) SCOM
4 2 (3.39%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.39%) Plesk
4 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.39%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.39%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.39%) cPanel
4 2 (3.39%) Webmin
5 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Cisco
1 24 (40.68%) VMware
2 19 (32.20%) NetApp
3 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
3 15 (25.42%) Dell
4 13 (22.03%) McAfee
4 13 (22.03%) ServiceNow
5 10 (16.95%) IBM
6 9 (15.25%) Juniper
7 8 (13.56%) CA
8 6 (10.17%) Apple
8 6 (10.17%) Dell KACE
8 6 (10.17%) Bomgar
9 5 (8.47%) HP
10 2 (3.39%) Symantec
10 2 (3.39%) Veritas
11 1 (1.69%) Brocade
11 1 (1.69%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
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