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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 65 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 24 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.12% 4.51% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 4.66% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 26
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £38,050 £32,250
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
1062 880 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.98% 96.70% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 785 747 702
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
5 14 (32.56%) Linux
5 14 (32.56%) MS Office
6 12 (27.91%) Apache
6 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.91%) MySQL
7 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.93%) Cisco
7 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
8 8 (18.60%) Java
8 8 (18.60%) LAMP
9 7 (16.28%) Finance
9 7 (16.28%) Web Development
9 7 (16.28%) PHP
9 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
10 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (13.95%) Firewall
10 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
11 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
11 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
11 5 (11.63%) LAN
11 5 (11.63%) WAN
12 4 (9.30%) ADSL
12 4 (9.30%) CRM

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (27.91%) Apache
2 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Liferay
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Office
2 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (11.63%) LAN
2 5 (11.63%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) ADSL
4 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) DHCP
5 2 (4.65%) VLAN
5 2 (4.65%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) JasperReports
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Subversion
1 1 (2.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.33%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) LAMP
2 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.30%) EPoS
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) iPhone
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.30%) Android
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Web Development
2 4 (9.30%) CRM
2 4 (9.30%) Project Management
3 3 (6.98%) Change Control
3 3 (6.98%) Migration
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
4 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Change Management
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) QMS
5 1 (2.33%) WFM
5 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
1 4 (9.30%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 2 (4.65%) MCP
3 2 (4.65%) CCNP
3 2 (4.65%) MCITP
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Cognos
3 4 (9.30%) Symantec
3 4 (9.30%) WatchGuard
3 4 (9.30%) Spiceworks
4 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) i2
5 1 (2.33%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) McAfee
5 1 (2.33%) ESRI
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
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Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Car + Benefits and IT Certificatio
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, life ass, health
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 10%bonus pension and healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago