The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 30 35 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.83% 3.89% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 4.01% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 27
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 274 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 91.26% 96.82% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 142 195 452
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Adobe
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) SAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) PowerHA
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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