Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 251 262
Rank change year-on-year +41 +11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 56 51 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.88% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.61% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 55 49 77
Berkshire median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% +30.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £21,700 £21,250 £20,300
90th Percentile £45,000 £55,000 £34,250
South East median annual salary £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -7.27% +10.00% -5.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6061 8339 10478
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.66% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4853 6539 8326
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Berkshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Berkshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Berkshire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +43 16 £24,000 -4.00%
Maidenhead +23 13 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Wokingham - 12 £26,500 - 1
Slough -1 6 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Windsor +13 3 £22,500 -55.88%
Newbury - 3 £27,500 - 1
Bracknell +11 2 £41,250 +83.33%
Thatcham - 1 £28,000 -
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) Active Directory
2 37 (66.07%) Windows Server
3 21 (37.50%) Office 365
4 20 (35.71%) Firewall
5 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 17 (30.36%) VMware
8 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 15 (26.79%) SQL
10 14 (25.00%) Linux
10 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
14 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
14 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
14 10 (17.86%) Proactive Monitoring
14 10 (17.86%) IIS
14 10 (17.86%) DHCP
14 10 (17.86%) Cisco
15 8 (14.29%) SIEM
15 8 (14.29%) LogRhythm
15 8 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (14.29%) Games
16 7 (12.50%) Apple
16 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
17 6 (10.71%) Marketing

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) IIS
3 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) Apache
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 21 (37.50%) Office 365
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) Firewall
2 14 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.86%) DHCP
4 6 (10.71%) DNS
4 6 (10.71%) LAN
4 6 (10.71%) WAN
5 5 (8.93%) VPN
6 4 (7.14%) SMS
7 2 (3.57%) ATM
7 2 (3.57%) Internet
7 2 (3.57%) Intranet
7 2 (3.57%) SAN
7 2 (3.57%) Skype
7 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.79%) Network Security
8 1 (1.79%) VLAN
8 1 (1.79%) VoIP
8 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.79%) DB2
3 1 (1.79%) Informix
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (14.29%) Games
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (5.36%) EPoS
3 2 (3.57%) Acoustics
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) Windows Server
3 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.00%) Linux
5 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
7 10 (17.86%) Windows 10
8 5 (8.93%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 3 (5.36%) Android
10 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
11 2 (3.57%) CentOS
11 2 (3.57%) Mac OS
11 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Proactive Monitoring
2 8 (14.29%) SIEM
3 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 5 (8.93%) Time Management
5 3 (5.36%) IT Strategy
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (3.57%) CRM
6 2 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.57%) Project Management
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.79%) Analytics
7 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.79%) ERP
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) C
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.79%) HND
System Software
1 37 (66.07%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) KVM
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) cPanel
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Cisco
4 8 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 7 (12.50%) Apple
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
7 3 (5.36%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) NetApp
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle
7 3 (5.36%) Veeam
8 2 (3.57%) Autodesk
9 1 (1.79%) Avaya
9 1 (1.79%) CommVault
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) EMC
9 1 (1.79%) IBM
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Lotus
9 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.79%) Sybase