The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 68 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.46% 0.94% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.99% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £21,500 £30,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.50% +23.23%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
Technical 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
625 606 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.45% 94.98% 99.18%
Number of salaries quoted 536 492 524
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 £28,500 £29,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Slough region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) MCSA
3 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MCITP
4 4 (57.14%) Service Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
4 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Slough region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Resource Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
1 5 (71.43%) MCSA
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Supermicro
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