Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

IT Support Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 182 164
Rank change year-on-year +46 -18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 15 13 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.64% 0.37% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.39% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 51
Reading median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% -5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,375 £20,000
90th Percentile £41,000 £33,250 £30,000
Berkshire median annual salary £27,750 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -14.62% +30.00% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2243 3346 4438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 96.09% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1840 2508 3532
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) DHCP
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (20.00%) Veeam
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 2 (13.33%) Clustering
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) SCCM
8 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (13.33%) ATM
8 2 (13.33%) SQL

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) ATM
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Informix
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
1 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
1 2 (13.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) HND
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) CommVault
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase