The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 71 45 77
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.86% 4.51% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 4.78% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 12
Average salary £26,250 £32,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £42,500 £47,950
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1021 942 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.71% 94.48% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 774 799 713
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 25 (51.02%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) Windows
3 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
4 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
5 15 (30.61%) Linux
5 15 (30.61%) MS Office
6 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 12 (24.49%) MySQL
7 12 (24.49%) Apache
8 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
9 9 (18.37%) Web Development
10 8 (16.33%) LAMP
10 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (14.29%) Cisco
11 7 (14.29%) Java
11 7 (14.29%) PHP
11 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (12.24%) XenApp
12 6 (12.24%) Degree
12 6 (12.24%) MCSE
12 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
12 6 (12.24%) CCNA
12 6 (12.24%) Citrix
12 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
13 5 (10.20%) Statistics
13 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 8 (16.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.04%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Office
2 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
1 3 (6.12%) Route 53
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (8.16%) ADSL
3 3 (6.12%) LAN
3 3 (6.12%) WAN
4 2 (4.08%) PBX
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 2 (4.08%) ISDN
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.08%) SS7
4 2 (4.08%) H.323
5 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) DHCP
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (24.49%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) LAMP
2 2 (4.08%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
1 5 (10.20%) Statistics
2 4 (8.16%) EPoS
3 2 (4.08%) Open Source
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
6 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.16%) Android
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Web Development
2 3 (6.12%) WFM
2 3 (6.12%) CRM
3 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.08%) ITIL
3 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.04%) Change Management
4 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.04%) Change Control
4 1 (2.04%) Line Management
4 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) MCSE
2 6 (12.24%) CCNA
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.24%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) MCITP
4 2 (4.08%) CCVP
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) XenApp
3 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Cisco
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) Symantec
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 4 (8.16%) WatchGuard
4 4 (8.16%) Spiceworks
4 4 (8.16%) Cognos
5 2 (4.08%) Dialogic
6 1 (2.04%) McAfee
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