Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Support Engineer
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 31 52
Rank change year-on-year -20 +21 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 40 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.65% 5.86% 3.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 6.10% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 44
Slough median annual salary £34,500 £32,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.34% -12.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,875 £25,600 £20,750
90th Percentile £43,125 £57,500 £50,000
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 511 656 1,298
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 96.05% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 450 579 1,087
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,500 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Slough

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Slough

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Slough over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Slough region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) HP
5 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) SMS
6 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) SMS
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.14%) MS Access
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
3 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Intel
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Snow