The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 89 137 110
Rank change year-on-year +48 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 16 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.31% 0.46% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.49% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 29
Median salary £28,000 £32,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.84% +27.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £33,000 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.04%  

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 1191 1826 2265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.22% 93.83% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1476 1551
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 £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Reading

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Reading

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Reading

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Reading region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 9 (40.91%) DHCP
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 9 (40.91%) VMware
7 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (36.36%) LAN
7 8 (36.36%) WAN
8 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (27.27%) Marketing
9 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
9 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (22.73%) CCNA
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
11 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
11 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
11 4 (18.18%) MCP
11 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
12 3 (13.64%) SQL
12 3 (13.64%) ADSL
12 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint

IT Support 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) DHCP
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) ADSL
5 3 (13.64%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) NAS
7 1 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) Skype
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Data Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) arcserve
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) CommVault
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) NetIQ
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam
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