Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Support Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 92 132
Rank change year-on-year +34 +40 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 128 91 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.44% 2.91% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 2.97% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 115 82 71
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -16.36% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,775 £19,250
90th Percentile £40,250 £38,725 £37,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.56% +1.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2804 3059 4228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.19% 97.89% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2283 2571 3411
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +27 59 £30,000 +10.09% 2
High Wycombe +27 26 £27,500 -4.35% 1
Aylesbury +19 25 £26,750 +2.88%
Amersham - 2 £29,500 -
Chesham - 1 £31,500 -
Marlow - 1 £26,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (67.97%) Windows
2 49 (38.28%) Active Directory
3 41 (32.03%) Windows Server
4 34 (26.56%) Microsoft
5 32 (25.00%) VMware
6 29 (22.66%) Windows 7
7 28 (21.88%) MS Exchange
7 28 (21.88%) Windows 10
8 26 (20.31%) Firewall
9 22 (17.19%) Office 365
9 22 (17.19%) ITIL
9 22 (17.19%) VoIP
10 21 (16.41%) Citrix
10 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (15.63%) PowerShell
11 20 (15.63%) Cisco
11 20 (15.63%) SQL
11 20 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 19 (14.84%) WAN
12 19 (14.84%) LAN
13 18 (14.06%) Linux
13 18 (14.06%) SCCM
14 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (13.28%) VPN
14 17 (13.28%) DNS
15 16 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (11.72%) Service Management
16 15 (11.72%) VLAN
17 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (10.94%) DHCP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 28 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.47%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.78%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.31%) Firewall
2 22 (17.19%) VoIP
3 19 (14.84%) LAN
3 19 (14.84%) WAN
4 17 (13.28%) DNS
4 17 (13.28%) VPN
5 15 (11.72%) VLAN
6 14 (10.94%) DHCP
6 14 (10.94%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.03%) SAN
8 4 (3.13%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.34%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.56%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.78%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.78%) IPsec
11 1 (0.78%) MPLS
11 1 (0.78%) NAS
11 1 (0.78%) OSPF
11 1 (0.78%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.38%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (0.78%) Billing
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.13%) XML
2 2 (1.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.56%) HTML
2 2 (1.56%) Spring
3 1 (0.78%) CSS
3 1 (0.78%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.78%) REST
3 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.25%) iPad
4 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.69%) Fintech
5 4 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.34%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.56%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.56%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.56%) Handset
7 2 (1.56%) Replication
7 2 (1.56%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.78%) CCTV
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.78%) Online Games
8 1 (0.78%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 87 (67.97%) Windows
2 41 (32.03%) Windows Server
3 29 (22.66%) Windows 7
4 28 (21.88%) Windows 10
5 21 (16.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (14.06%) Linux
7 17 (13.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (7.81%) Mac OS X
9 8 (6.25%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.47%) Unix
10 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.56%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.56%) VMS
12 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.19%) ITIL
2 15 (11.72%) Service Management
3 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (4.69%) Data Security
4 6 (4.69%) ERP
4 6 (4.69%) Problem Management
4 6 (4.69%) Software Audit
5 4 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.13%) Network Design
5 4 (3.13%) Network Management
5 4 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (2.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.34%) Information Management
6 3 (2.34%) Information Security
6 3 (2.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.34%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (2.34%) Software Engineering
6 3 (2.34%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.63%) PowerShell
1 20 (15.63%) SQL
2 6 (4.69%) Java
2 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.13%) C#
3 4 (3.13%) C++
4 3 (2.34%) Python
5 2 (1.56%) C
5 2 (1.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.78%) Perl
6 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (10.16%) Degree
3 12 (9.38%) CCNA
4 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.47%) MCSE
6 6 (4.69%) MCP
7 5 (3.91%) MCSA
8 3 (2.34%) CCNP
8 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.56%) CCA
9 2 (1.56%) CCIE
9 2 (1.56%) CCSE
9 2 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.56%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.56%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.56%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.56%) MCITP
9 2 (1.56%) VCP6
9 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) SLA
2 3 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 49 (38.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.91%) XenApp
5 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.56%) vSphere
6 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (14.06%) SCCM
2 4 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.34%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.34%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.56%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.78%) Packer
5 1 (0.78%) SCOM
5 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.00%) VMware
3 21 (16.41%) Citrix
4 20 (15.63%) Cisco
5 12 (9.38%) ServiceNow
6 10 (7.81%) NetApp
7 8 (6.25%) IBM
7 8 (6.25%) Remedy
8 6 (4.69%) Apple
8 6 (4.69%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.69%) SAP
8 6 (4.69%) Veeam
9 5 (3.91%) HP
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle
11 3 (2.34%) Aruba
11 3 (2.34%) F5
11 3 (2.34%) Juniper
11 3 (2.34%) Symantec
12 2 (1.56%) Meraki
12 2 (1.56%) SolarWinds