The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 75 76
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.99% 1.43% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.51% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 24
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% +60.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 592 860 1082
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 98.01% 94.40% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 455 775 928
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer 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 in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Bedfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer 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 27 June 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 +15 5 £27,500 -35.29% 4
Luton 0 1 £42,500 - 3
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 12 (50.00%) Office 365
5 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (29.17%) Change Management
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
7 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
8 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (25.00%) CCNA
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco
9 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
9 5 (20.83%) CCSA
9 5 (20.83%) Network Management
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.67%) Network Security
10 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
11 3 (12.50%) SCCM
11 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) BGP
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (12.50%) OSPF
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) SMTP
4 3 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) tcpdump
4 3 (12.50%) VLAN
4 3 (12.50%) Wireshark
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
5 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
2 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.83%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Line Management
4 1 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) CCSA
3 3 (12.50%) CCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) Apple
4 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (8.33%) HP
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