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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 79 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.31% 3.15% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 3.44% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 38
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £31,504
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £39,500 £45,450
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
994 958 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.16% 91.41% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 794 808 991
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 23 January 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) MS Office
4 10 (28.57%) Citrix
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.86%) XenApp
6 8 (22.86%) Statistics
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
8 6 (17.14%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Firewall
9 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 5 (14.29%) Linux
9 5 (14.29%) MCSE
9 5 (14.29%) Java
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
9 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.43%) CCNA
10 4 (11.43%) VoIP
10 4 (11.43%) Windows 8

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Route 53
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (8.57%) ADSL
4 2 (5.71%) SS7
4 2 (5.71%) H.323
4 2 (5.71%) PBX
4 2 (5.71%) ISDN
4 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Statistics
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.57%) EPoS
4 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.43%) Android
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Web Development
2 2 (5.71%) WFM
3 1 (2.86%) Operations Management
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.86%) ERP
3 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
5 2 (5.71%) CCVP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
5 2 (5.71%) MCITP
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) XenApp
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) WatchGuard
3 3 (8.57%) Spiceworks
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Cognos
3 3 (8.57%) Symantec
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Dialogic
4 2 (5.71%) Mitel
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