Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 234 274
Rank change year-on-year -11 +40 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 12 31 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 44
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +33.33% +8.94%
10th Percentile £24,000 £56,250 £39,450
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.48% +27.78% +20.00%

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 6,469 6,325 9,093
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 95.62% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5,210 5,091 7,402
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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 -5 11 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Slough +9 1 - - 1
Senior Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Senior Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) VMware
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (41.67%) Skype
2 5 (41.67%) NetBeans
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Java SE
2 5 (41.67%) Java EE
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (41.67%) JMS
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 5 (41.67%) IntelliJ
2 5 (41.67%) FTP

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 5 (41.67%) JBoss
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) FTP
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (41.67%) IntelliJ
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
1 5 (41.67%) NetBeans
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Java EE
1 5 (41.67%) Java SE
1 5 (41.67%) JMS
1 5 (41.67%) REST
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) KVM
3 1 (8.33%) Xen
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) BEA
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
3 4 (33.33%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Proofpoint