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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 47 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.21% 2.65% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 2.73% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £25,900 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £43,300 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
532 476 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.83% 97.14% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 421 413 521
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Slough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 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 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 27 (47.37%) Windows
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL
3 23 (40.35%) VMware
4 22 (38.60%) Cisco
5 19 (33.33%) vSphere
6 18 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 17 (29.82%) Firewall
8 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (28.07%) Data Centre
9 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 15 (26.32%) Dell
9 15 (26.32%) NetApp
9 15 (26.32%) Mac OS X
10 14 (24.56%) McAfee
10 14 (24.56%) ServiceNow
10 14 (24.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (22.81%) FlexPod
11 13 (22.81%) Data ONTAP
11 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Cloud
11 13 (22.81%) Problem Management
11 13 (22.81%) SLA
12 12 (21.05%) SAN
12 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (21.05%) Finance
13 11 (19.30%) Risk Analysis
13 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
13 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
13 11 (19.30%) Coaching

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 10 (17.54%) Lync
2 5 (8.77%) nginx
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
2 5 (8.77%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (28.07%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (21.05%) SAN
4 10 (17.54%) VPN
5 9 (15.79%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (15.79%) Ethernet
6 8 (14.04%) FCoE
7 7 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (10.53%) Internet
9 5 (8.77%) DHCP
9 5 (8.77%) DNS
10 4 (7.02%) VLAN
11 3 (5.26%) Wireless
12 2 (3.51%) WiMAX
12 2 (3.51%) 802.11
12 2 (3.51%) MPLS
12 2 (3.51%) OSPF
12 2 (3.51%) BGP
12 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Data Centre
2 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Cloud
2 13 (22.81%) FlexPod
3 9 (15.79%) e-Health
4 6 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (10.53%) iPhone
4 6 (10.53%) iPad
4 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Linux
2 27 (47.37%) Windows
3 15 (26.32%) Mac OS X
4 13 (22.81%) Data ONTAP
5 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 5 (8.77%) UNIX
8 4 (7.02%) CentOS
9 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (22.81%) Problem Management
4 11 (19.30%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
4 11 (19.30%) Coaching
5 10 (17.54%) Line Management
6 6 (10.53%) Change Management
6 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) CRM
8 4 (7.02%) OpenUP
9 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.26%) Service Management
10 2 (3.51%) Migration
10 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.75%) Application Performance Management
11 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.75%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.51%) Python
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) PHP
4 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) MCSE
4 6 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) CCNP
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.51%) CCNA
6 2 (3.51%) MCSA
6 2 (3.51%) MCITP
7 1 (1.75%) CCIE
7 1 (1.75%) MCP
7 1 (1.75%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) SLA
2 8 (14.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) vSphere
2 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.26%) KVM
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.75%) Xen
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.75%) Samba
6 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) DameWare
1 6 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (8.77%) cPanel
2 5 (8.77%) Webmin
2 5 (8.77%) Plesk
3 3 (5.26%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.75%) Iperf
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) VMware
2 22 (38.60%) Cisco
3 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 15 (26.32%) Dell
3 15 (26.32%) NetApp
4 14 (24.56%) McAfee
4 14 (24.56%) ServiceNow
5 9 (15.79%) Juniper
5 9 (15.79%) CA
5 9 (15.79%) IBM
6 6 (10.53%) Apple
6 6 (10.53%) Dell KACE
6 6 (10.53%) Bomgar
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.51%) HP
9 1 (1.75%) Citrix
9 1 (1.75%) Brocade
9 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 26 days ago