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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 71 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 21 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.05% 1.93% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.97% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 51
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,100 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
East of England

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
853 1065 1134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 92.12% 97.80% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 730 855 1043
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Luton 0 6 £42,500 +63.46%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 15 (35.71%) VMware
5 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (30.95%) ITIL
6 13 (30.95%) Windows 10
7 12 (28.57%) Unix
8 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
8 11 (26.19%) SLA
8 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (26.19%) Office 365
9 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 10 (23.81%) IIS
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
10 9 (21.43%) MySQL
10 9 (21.43%) Apache
10 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
10 9 (21.43%) JBoss
10 9 (21.43%) Shell Script
10 9 (21.43%) Change Management
10 9 (21.43%) Firewall
11 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
11 8 (19.05%) FortiGate
11 8 (19.05%) Dell

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 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.81%) IIS
3 9 (21.43%) Apache
3 9 (21.43%) JBoss
3 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Firewall
2 8 (19.05%) LAN
2 8 (19.05%) WAN
3 6 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.14%) VPLS
5 3 (7.14%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) ADSL
7 1 (2.38%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 14 (33.33%) Linux
6 13 (30.95%) Windows 10
7 12 (28.57%) Unix
8 8 (19.05%) Windows 8
9 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
11 2 (4.76%) AIX
12 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Service Delivery
3 9 (21.43%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Data Management
7 1 (2.38%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 4 (9.52%) C#
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
3 3 (7.14%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) MCITP
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) VCP5
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) FortiGate
1 8 (19.05%) WSUS
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) VMware
2 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Oracle
4 8 (19.05%) Dell
4 8 (19.05%) Juniper
5 3 (7.14%) Intel Security
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 2 (4.76%) F5
6 2 (4.76%) Nintex
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) Draytek
7 1 (2.38%) Facebook
7 1 (2.38%) NETGEAR
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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