Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 18 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 98 138
Rank change year-on-year +28 +40 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 60 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.60% 1.95% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.75% 1.99% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 20
Milton Keynes median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £23,100
90th Percentile £40,250 £39,700 £34,375
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +19.57% -16.36% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1601 1658 2612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.16% 98.16% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1451 2181
Milton Keynes median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,800 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,750 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer 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 in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
3 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
5 21 (35.00%) VMware
6 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
7 18 (30.00%) Citrix
7 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 18 (30.00%) Windows 10
8 15 (25.00%) ITIL
9 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
9 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (20.00%) SQL
11 11 (18.33%) Service Management
11 11 (18.33%) SCCM
12 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
12 10 (16.67%) Firewall
13 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (15.00%) SAN
13 9 (15.00%) CCNA
13 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 9 (15.00%) ServiceNow
14 8 (13.33%) Windows 8
14 8 (13.33%) iPad
14 8 (13.33%) Mac OS X
14 8 (13.33%) VLAN
14 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
14 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (11.67%) VPN

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Firewall
2 9 (15.00%) SAN
2 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.33%) VLAN
4 7 (11.67%) DHCP
4 7 (11.67%) DNS
4 7 (11.67%) LAN
4 7 (11.67%) VoIP
4 7 (11.67%) VPN
4 7 (11.67%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) ISDN
5 1 (1.67%) NAS
5 1 (1.67%) PSTN
5 1 (1.67%) SS7
5 1 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) Spring
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.67%) REST
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.33%) iPad
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Online Games
5 1 (1.67%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 18 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 18 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (13.33%) Mac OS X
5 8 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (18.33%) Service Management
3 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.67%) Network Design
5 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.00%) Network Management
5 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.33%) Scrum
6 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.67%) Coaching
7 1 (1.67%) CRM
7 1 (1.67%) Machine Learning
7 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.67%) Process Improvement
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.67%) SOA
7 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (3.33%) C
5 2 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) C++
5 2 (3.33%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CCNA
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) MCSE
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (3.33%) CCA
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.33%) MCSA
4 2 (3.33%) VCP6
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) SCCM
2 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.67%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (35.00%) VMware
3 18 (30.00%) Citrix
4 9 (15.00%) ServiceNow
5 6 (10.00%) Cisco
5 6 (10.00%) IBM
5 6 (10.00%) NetApp
5 6 (10.00%) Veeam
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) Apple
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) McAfee
7 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.67%) Polycom
7 1 (1.67%) Symantec