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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 31 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 36 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 6.59% 5.63% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.82% 5.93% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 21
Average salary £30,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
528 573 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.70% 94.87% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 431 496 461
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
5 16 (29.09%) Cisco
5 16 (29.09%) ITIL
6 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (27.27%) VMware
7 14 (25.45%) DNS
7 14 (25.45%) WAN
7 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
8 13 (23.64%) MySQL
8 13 (23.64%) LAN
8 13 (23.64%) VPN
9 12 (21.82%) IIS
9 12 (21.82%) Change Management
10 11 (20.00%) Apache
10 11 (20.00%) OpenUP
11 10 (18.18%) Plesk
11 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 10 (18.18%) CCNA
12 9 (16.36%) SSL
12 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
12 9 (16.36%) UNIX
12 9 (16.36%) Firewall
13 8 (14.55%) Oracle
13 8 (14.55%) DHCP
13 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
14 7 (12.73%) WSUS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (21.82%) IIS
2 11 (20.00%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) nginx
4 5 (9.09%) Lync
5 4 (7.27%) Drupal
5 4 (7.27%) Alfresco
5 4 (7.27%) WordPress
6 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) WAN
1 14 (25.45%) DNS
2 13 (23.64%) LAN
2 13 (23.64%) VPN
3 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.36%) SSL
4 9 (16.36%) Firewall
5 8 (14.55%) DHCP
6 6 (10.91%) Ethernet
6 6 (10.91%) Wireless
7 5 (9.09%) Broadband
7 5 (9.09%) MPLS
8 4 (7.27%) WLAN
8 4 (7.27%) SAN
8 4 (7.27%) FTP
8 4 (7.27%) IPsec
8 4 (7.27%) L2TP
9 3 (5.45%) Network Security
10 2 (3.64%) LTE
10 2 (3.64%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (23.64%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
General
1 2 (3.64%) Back Office
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.82%) J2EE
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Smart Meter
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.64%) iPad
4 1 (1.82%) Physics
4 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
3 9 (16.36%) UNIX
4 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 5 (9.09%) CentOS
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Change Management
3 11 (20.00%) OpenUP
4 4 (7.27%) Service Management
4 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.64%) Content Management
5 2 (3.64%) Web Development
6 1 (1.82%) System Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Data Management
6 1 (1.82%) CRM
6 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.82%) Network Management
6 1 (1.82%) Functional Testing
6 1 (1.82%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.64%) C#
3 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.18%) CCNA
3 5 (9.09%) CCIE
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CCVP
5 2 (3.64%) CEH
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) CISSP
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.91%) KVM
3 5 (9.09%) vCloud
4 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.64%) Samba
5 2 (3.64%) Nmap
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Plesk
2 7 (12.73%) WSUS
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (3.64%) Nessus
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Cisco
3 15 (27.27%) VMware
4 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
5 8 (14.55%) Oracle
6 4 (7.27%) BT
7 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) Novell
8 2 (3.64%) Lotus
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
9 1 (1.82%) Sybase
9 1 (1.82%) Citrix
9 1 (1.82%) Juniper
9 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.82%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 25 days ago