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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 39 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 31 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 4.81% 8.41% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 8.87% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 31
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
620 586 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.27% 94.82% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 529 480 520
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (59.62%) SLA
2 28 (53.85%) VMware
3 27 (51.92%) Windows
4 26 (50.00%) ITIL
4 26 (50.00%) Cisco
5 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
6 19 (36.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (36.54%) Linux
7 16 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
7 16 (30.77%) vSphere
8 15 (28.85%) Firewall
8 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 13 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (23.08%) IBM
10 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (21.15%) NetApp
11 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
11 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
12 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (17.31%) Data ONTAP
13 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
13 9 (17.31%) FlexPod
13 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (17.31%) HP
14 8 (15.38%) Dell
14 8 (15.38%) Windows XP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) Firewall
2 13 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (15.38%) Wireless
5 7 (13.46%) DHCP
5 7 (13.46%) DNS
6 6 (11.54%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (11.54%) Network Security
6 6 (11.54%) WAN
7 5 (9.62%) LAN
7 5 (9.62%) SAN
8 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 4 (7.69%) FCoE
8 4 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 4 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 2 (3.85%) Internet
9 2 (3.85%) IPsec
9 2 (3.85%) SSL
9 2 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
2 9 (17.31%) FlexPod
3 4 (7.69%) Clustering
3 4 (7.69%) e-Health
3 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.85%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
3 19 (36.54%) Linux
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.31%) Data ONTAP
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 7 (13.46%) Unix
8 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (30.77%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 4 (7.69%) Service Management
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) Coaching
6 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.92%) Change Control
7 1 (1.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (1.92%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.92%) Line Management
7 1 (1.92%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) C#
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (15.38%) CCNP
3 7 (13.46%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) CCIE
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (9.62%) MCITP
5 5 (9.62%) MCSA
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.69%) MCSE
6 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (1.92%) CCVP
8 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (59.62%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) vSphere
2 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 4 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.69%) WSUS
4 3 (5.77%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) VMware
2 26 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.08%) IBM
5 11 (21.15%) NetApp
6 9 (17.31%) HP
7 8 (15.38%) Dell
7 8 (15.38%) Juniper
8 6 (11.54%) Citrix
9 4 (7.69%) CA
10 3 (5.77%) Symantec
10 3 (5.77%) Veritas
11 2 (3.85%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.85%) EMC
11 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.85%) Remedy
12 1 (1.92%) Apple
12 1 (1.92%) Avaya
12 1 (1.92%) Oracle
12 1 (1.92%) Supermicro
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