The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.49% 1.68% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.76% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 25
Median salary £34,331 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
640 797 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.52% 95.79% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 563 723 754
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +18 5 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Luton -10 3 £36,162 -14.91%
Dunstable - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
4 5 (21.74%) MCSA
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 4 (17.39%) SCCM
5 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Banking
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 3 (13.04%) CSSLP
6 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (13.04%) Information Governance
6 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (13.04%) SANS
6 3 (13.04%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (13.04%) Information Security

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.35%) HSRP
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.35%) OSPF
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) RIP
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Flash
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) AS400
2 2 (8.70%) iSeries
2 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.04%) Change Control
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Security
3 3 (13.04%) Information Governance
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Software Deployment
3 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.70%) Power Management
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) MCSA
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CEH
2 3 (13.04%) CISA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CISM
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 3 (13.04%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (13.04%) CSSLP
2 3 (13.04%) GIAC
2 3 (13.04%) MCITP
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) MCTS
2 3 (13.04%) SANS
2 3 (13.04%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (13.04%) SSCP
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
4 3 (13.04%) Qualys
4 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
4 3 (13.04%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Apple
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) CommVault
6 1 (4.35%) F5
6 1 (4.35%) FalconStor
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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