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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 35 27 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.92% 6.53% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 6.73% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 15
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -
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
468 594 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.51% 96.90% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 408 507 498
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) VMware
3 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
4 12 (30.00%) MySQL
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (30.00%) Cisco
5 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (27.50%) IIS
5 11 (27.50%) Apache
6 10 (25.00%) Plesk
6 10 (25.00%) CCNA
6 10 (25.00%) WAN
7 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
7 9 (22.50%) LAN
7 9 (22.50%) Firewall
8 8 (20.00%) UNIX
8 8 (20.00%) SQL
8 8 (20.00%) VPN
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (17.50%) Oracle
10 6 (15.00%) nginx
10 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (15.00%) KVM
11 5 (12.50%) CentOS
11 5 (12.50%) vCloud
11 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (27.50%) Apache
1 11 (27.50%) IIS
2 6 (15.00%) nginx
3 4 (10.00%) Drupal
3 4 (10.00%) Alfresco
3 4 (10.00%) WordPress
4 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Lync
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 9 (22.50%) LAN
2 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) Firewall
3 8 (20.00%) VPN
4 7 (17.50%) DNS
5 4 (10.00%) SSL
5 4 (10.00%) FTP
6 2 (5.00%) BGP
6 2 (5.00%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.50%) LTE
7 1 (2.50%) SCTP
7 1 (2.50%) 4G
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) SIGTRAN
7 1 (2.50%) GGSN
7 1 (2.50%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) MySQL
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) French Language
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.50%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Physics
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 8 (20.00%) UNIX
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (12.50%) CentOS
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (7.50%) Service Management
3 2 (5.00%) Content Management
3 2 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.50%) Network Management
4 1 (2.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (2.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (2.50%) Change Management
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Data Management
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCVP
4 2 (5.00%) CEH
4 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) CCIP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.50%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (15.00%) KVM
2 5 (12.50%) vCloud
3 2 (5.00%) Samba
3 2 (5.00%) Nmap
4 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Plesk
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) VMware
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco
3 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
4 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) Novell
7 2 (5.00%) Lotus
7 2 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Sybase
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper
8 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.50%) ClickSoftware Technologies
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago