The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 29 49 19
Rank change year-on-year +20 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 20 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.05% 3.15% 7.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 3.30% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 40
Median salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £32,700 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 310 606 540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.57% 95.58% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 277 517 472
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Slough

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Slough region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
4 18 (43.90%) Linux
5 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
6 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
8 9 (21.95%) SQL
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
8 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
8 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
9 8 (19.51%) Office 365
9 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
9 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
9 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
9 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (14.63%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
11 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
11 5 (12.20%) DNS
11 5 (12.20%) HP
11 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (12.20%) Android
12 4 (9.76%) Open Source
12 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (12.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
4 4 (9.76%) VoIP
4 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (7.32%) PBX
5 3 (7.32%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
7 1 (2.44%) DHCP
7 1 (2.44%) Skype
7 1 (2.44%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Avionics
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.32%) iPad
1 3 (7.32%) iPhone
1 3 (7.32%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.88%) CMDB
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server
3 18 (43.90%) Linux
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) Android
6 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Phone
9 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.88%) Unix
10 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) DevOps
1 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
1 4 (9.76%) Post-Production
2 3 (7.32%) B2B
2 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (7.32%) Migration
2 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.44%) Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) Capacity Management
3 1 (2.44%) Change Management
3 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL
3 1 (2.44%) Security Management
3 1 (2.44%) Server Building
3 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) CCNA
2 1 (2.44%) CCNP
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) GCIH
2 1 (2.44%) MCP
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Ansible
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 3 (7.32%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
3 5 (12.20%) HP
4 4 (9.76%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
5 3 (7.32%) Kaspersky
5 3 (7.32%) Xerox
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Sage
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
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