The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 168 187
Rank change year-on-year +20 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 31 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 0.97% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.00% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 36
Median salary £25,500 £29,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.06% +23.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,750 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,750 £40,125
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +10.41%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3133 4380 4832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.88% 96.58% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11090 17782 18282
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 10 £25,500 +2.00% 4
Wokingham +23 5 £22,500 -6.25%
Maidenhead +14 5 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Newbury - 5 £32,000 -
Slough +3 3 £24,000 -17.24% 1
Bracknell +17 1 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Windsor -13 1 £22,000 -41.33%
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 28 June 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 52 (88.14%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
3 41 (69.49%) Windows Server
4 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) VMware
6 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
7 18 (30.51%) Linux
8 17 (28.81%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) Firewall
10 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
10 15 (25.42%) DHCP
11 14 (23.73%) DNS
11 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (23.73%) Office 365
12 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
13 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
14 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (15.25%) LAN
15 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
16 8 (13.56%) SIEM
16 8 (13.56%) Games
16 8 (13.56%) WAN
16 8 (13.56%) Cisco
16 8 (13.56%) VPN
16 8 (13.56%) Cyberthreat
16 8 (13.56%) LogRhythm
17 7 (11.86%) Analytics

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 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Office 365
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) TCP/IP
2 16 (27.12%) Firewall
3 15 (25.42%) DHCP
4 14 (23.73%) DNS
5 9 (15.25%) LAN
6 8 (13.56%) VPN
6 8 (13.56%) WAN
7 6 (10.17%) SAN
8 2 (3.39%) ADSL
8 2 (3.39%) Internet
8 2 (3.39%) Network Security
8 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.39%) Wireless
9 1 (1.69%) ATM
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.69%) NAS
9 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) InfluxDB
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.69%) DB2
4 1 (1.69%) Informix
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 8 (13.56%) Games
2 6 (10.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) French Language
5 1 (1.69%) German Language
5 1 (1.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Windows
2 41 (69.49%) Windows Server
3 19 (32.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (30.51%) Linux
5 13 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
9 4 (6.78%) Windows 10
9 4 (6.78%) Windows 2000
9 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
9 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.39%) Android
10 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) SIEM
2 7 (11.86%) Analytics
3 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.08%) Time Management
5 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.39%) Security Patching
5 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.69%) Data Management
6 1 (1.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.69%) Event Correlation
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL
6 1 (1.69%) Logistics
6 1 (1.69%) Migration
6 1 (1.69%) Network Management
6 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) MCSE
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) CCNA
2 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (10.17%) CISSP
2 6 (10.17%) MCP
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCSA
3 1 (1.69%) MCTS
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.08%) SCCM
3 2 (3.39%) Grafana
3 2 (3.39%) Graphite
3 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.39%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.69%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.69%) Kibana
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (33.90%) VMware
3 8 (13.56%) Cisco
3 8 (13.56%) LogRhythm
4 4 (6.78%) Veeam
5 3 (5.08%) EMC
5 3 (5.08%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.39%) CommVault
6 2 (3.39%) Dell
6 2 (3.39%) NetApp
6 2 (3.39%) Veritas
7 1 (1.69%) arcserve
7 1 (1.69%) Citrix
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Juniper
7 1 (1.69%) Lotus
7 1 (1.69%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
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