The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 141 153
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 41 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.24% 1.45% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.51% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 58 66
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.66% -7.69%  

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 3142 4311 4936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3480 3718
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 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in Berkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in Berkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Engineer in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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 +17 35 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Slough +11 3 £42,500 +66.66%
Bracknell +12 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wokingham +21 1 £23,000 -36.55%
Technical Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 67 (64.42%) Windows
2 55 (52.88%) Active Directory
3 38 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 35 (33.65%) Linux
5 32 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 30 (28.85%) Oracle
7 28 (26.92%) HTTP
8 27 (25.96%) VMware
8 27 (25.96%) WebSphere
9 25 (24.04%) Degree
9 25 (24.04%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (24.04%) Internet
10 24 (23.08%) DNS
10 24 (23.08%) Java
10 24 (23.08%) Web Services
11 22 (21.15%) SQL
11 22 (21.15%) IBM
11 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (21.15%) Open Source
12 21 (20.19%) TCP/IP
12 21 (20.19%) FTP
13 20 (19.23%) JMS
13 20 (19.23%) SOA
13 20 (19.23%) Eclipse
13 20 (19.23%) IntelliJ
13 20 (19.23%) SQL Server
13 20 (19.23%) XML
13 20 (19.23%) SOAP
13 20 (19.23%) JBoss

Technical 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 32 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 27 (25.96%) WebSphere
3 20 (19.23%) JBoss
3 20 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (16.35%) IIS
5 12 (11.54%) MS Exchange
6 11 (10.58%) Apache
7 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
9 6 (5.77%) IBM Notes
10 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) Office 365
2 11 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.92%) HTTP
2 25 (24.04%) Internet
3 24 (23.08%) DNS
4 21 (20.19%) FTP
4 21 (20.19%) TCP/IP
5 17 (16.35%) Firewall
6 7 (6.73%) SSL
6 7 (6.73%) VPN
7 5 (4.81%) LAN
7 5 (4.81%) WAN
8 4 (3.85%) DHCP
8 4 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (3.85%) SAN
8 4 (3.85%) SMTP
8 4 (3.85%) SSH
8 4 (3.85%) Wireshark
9 3 (2.88%) VoIP
10 2 (1.92%) LDAP
10 2 (1.92%) Wireless
11 1 (0.96%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) DB2
2 2 (1.92%) Informix
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.96%) Big Data
3 1 (0.96%) MySQL
3 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Eclipse
1 20 (19.23%) IntelliJ
1 20 (19.23%) Maven
1 20 (19.23%) NetBeans
2 4 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (13.46%) French Language
2 8 (7.69%) German Language
3 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.77%) Spanish Language
5 5 (4.81%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (2.88%) Finance
7 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.96%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.96%) Korean Language
8 1 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) Web Services
2 20 (19.23%) Java EE
2 20 (19.23%) Java SE
2 20 (19.23%) JMS
2 20 (19.23%) REST
2 20 (19.23%) SOAP
2 20 (19.23%) Spring
2 20 (19.23%) XML
3 4 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.92%) .NET
4 2 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.96%) CSS
5 1 (0.96%) HTML5
5 1 (0.96%) jQuery
5 1 (0.96%) Mason
5 1 (0.96%) Raphaël
5 1 (0.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (16.35%) Clustering
3 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.73%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (4.81%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.81%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (3.85%) PKI
8 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 67 (64.42%) Windows
2 35 (33.65%) Linux
3 32 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (12.50%) Unix
7 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (7.69%) AIX
8 8 (7.69%) HPUX
8 8 (7.69%) Solaris
9 7 (6.73%) IRIX
10 5 (4.81%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.85%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.85%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.88%) Android
12 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) Open Source
2 20 (19.23%) SOA
3 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
4 9 (8.65%) Customer Engagement
5 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.77%) Time Management
7 5 (4.81%) Data Management
7 5 (4.81%) High Availability
7 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (4.81%) Service Delivery Management
7 5 (4.81%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.85%) OWASP
8 4 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (2.88%) Case Management
9 3 (2.88%) Data Security
9 3 (2.88%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.92%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.08%) Java
2 22 (21.15%) SQL
3 6 (5.77%) Bash Shell
4 5 (4.81%) Python
5 3 (2.88%) C#
6 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.96%) C++
7 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.96%) Perl
7 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Degree
2 6 (5.77%) MCSE
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.85%) CCNA
3 4 (3.85%) CEH
3 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.85%) CISSP
3 4 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
3 4 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
3 4 (3.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (52.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.58%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (9.62%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.85%) Samba
6 3 (2.88%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.96%) XenApp
8 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Backup Exec
2 8 (7.69%) SCCM
3 7 (6.73%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.81%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (4.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.85%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.92%) Ansible
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 30 (28.85%) Oracle
3 27 (25.96%) VMware
4 22 (21.15%) IBM
5 20 (19.23%) BEA
5 20 (19.23%) TIBCO
6 15 (14.42%) Veeam
7 10 (9.62%) Cisco
8 9 (8.65%) HP
8 9 (8.65%) Sun
8 9 (8.65%) Veritas
9 8 (7.69%) EMC
10 7 (6.73%) CommVault
10 7 (6.73%) Forcepoint
10 7 (6.73%) NetApp
11 6 (5.77%) CheckPoint
11 6 (5.77%) Lotus
12 5 (4.81%) arcserve
12 5 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (4.81%) Splunk
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago