The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 182 217
Rank change year-on-year +16 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 21 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.63% 0.58% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.60% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 7
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% +6.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  

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 3153 4302 4905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 96.54% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2538 3477 3703
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in Berkshire

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Support Engineer in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 +27 21 £65,000 +8.33%
Senior Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (58.33%) Java
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle
1 21 (58.33%) JBoss
1 21 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 21 (58.33%) HTTP
1 21 (58.33%) WebSphere
1 21 (58.33%) Java EE
2 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 20 (55.56%) Java SE
2 20 (55.56%) Spring
2 20 (55.56%) Maven
2 20 (55.56%) Open Source
2 20 (55.56%) REST
2 20 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (55.56%) IBM
2 20 (55.56%) JMS
2 20 (55.56%) SOA
2 20 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 20 (55.56%) IntelliJ
2 20 (55.56%) FTP
2 20 (55.56%) SOAP
2 20 (55.56%) Web Services
2 20 (55.56%) XML
2 20 (55.56%) NetBeans
2 20 (55.56%) BEA
2 20 (55.56%) Internet
2 20 (55.56%) TIBCO
3 13 (36.11%) Firewall
4 12 (33.33%) WAN

Senior 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 21 (58.33%) JBoss
1 21 (58.33%) Tomcat
1 21 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 20 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) HTTP
2 20 (55.56%) FTP
2 20 (55.56%) Internet
3 13 (36.11%) Firewall
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 11 (30.56%) BGP
5 11 (30.56%) MPLS
5 11 (30.56%) OSPF
6 8 (22.22%) SSL
7 7 (19.44%) Broadband
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (19.44%) EIGRP
7 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
7 7 (19.44%) IPsec
7 7 (19.44%) IPv4
7 7 (19.44%) L2TP
7 7 (19.44%) PPP
7 7 (19.44%) VPN
7 7 (19.44%) xDSL
8 4 (11.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 20 (55.56%) IntelliJ
1 20 (55.56%) Maven
1 20 (55.56%) NetBeans
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) Java EE
2 20 (55.56%) Java SE
2 20 (55.56%) JMS
2 20 (55.56%) REST
2 20 (55.56%) SOAP
2 20 (55.56%) Spring
2 20 (55.56%) Web Services
2 20 (55.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Open Source
1 20 (55.56%) SOA
2 9 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
3 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Perl
2 7 (19.44%) Python
2 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Degree
2 11 (30.56%) CCNP
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (19.44%) CCIE
3 7 (19.44%) CCSP
3 7 (19.44%) JNCIA
3 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle
2 20 (55.56%) BEA
2 20 (55.56%) IBM
2 20 (55.56%) TIBCO
3 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) F5
3 11 (30.56%) Juniper
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) NetScout
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft