The median annual salary for a Customer Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 106 142 145
Rank change year-on-year +36 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £27,500 £28,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.78% -65.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -26.15% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1198 1823 2224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.32% 93.68% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1473 1524
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Customer Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Customer Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Engineer in Reading

Customer Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Customer Engineer in Reading

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Customer 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 Reading region featuring Customer Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) GLBP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Arista
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) BGP

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) GLBP
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) RSVP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Arista
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (25.00%) HP