The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 16 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 18.75% 2.27% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% 2.30% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 Wokingham 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
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
64 87 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 100.00% 98.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 74 79
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Wokingham

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wokingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Wokingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Wokingham

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
6 9 (47.37%) Windows XP
6 9 (47.37%) Citrix
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle
9 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (26.32%) VBScript
10 5 (26.32%) VB
10 5 (26.32%) ITIL
10 5 (26.32%) DNS
10 5 (26.32%) SAN
10 5 (26.32%) MSI
10 5 (26.32%) SCCM
10 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
10 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (21.05%) DHCP
11 4 (21.05%) HP
11 4 (21.05%) CCA
11 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
11 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
2 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) ADSL
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Windows XP
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
7 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
3 3 (15.79%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) VBScript
2 5 (26.32%) VB
2 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCA
1 4 (21.05%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CWNA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (21.05%) XenApp
4 4 (21.05%) XenServer
4 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (26.32%) SCCM
3 4 (21.05%) SCOM
3 4 (21.05%) EdgeSight
4 3 (15.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) McAfee
5 3 (15.79%) Sophos
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
Wokingham, Berkshire
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