Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Luton 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 74 43
Rank change year-on-year +32 -31 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.29% 0.70% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.38% 0.73% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 21
Luton median annual salary £29,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.56% +50.00% -22.08%
10th Percentile £23,650 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,625 £45,000 £50,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -17.14% +16.67% -14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 385 689 593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 95.96% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 280 583 505
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,500 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Luton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Luton

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Luton

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

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Luton

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

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 Luton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) MCP
4 6 (46.15%) MCSE
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 6 (46.15%) ITSM
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Office 365
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) SAN

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Internet
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) VLAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) PBX
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 6 (46.15%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) CCNP
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 1 (7.69%) arcserve
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) Mitel
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos