Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 99
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 31 54 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.12% 3.20% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 3.31% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 33
Milton Keynes median annual salary £31,000 £29,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -7.94% +14.55%
10th Percentile £22,754 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,650 £42,500 £43,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -9.09%

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 1,418 1,631 1,616
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 96.51% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,128 1,226 1,375
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +2.41%
10th Percentile £25,425 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) Office 365
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
6 7 (22.58%) Degree
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) SCCM
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) VMware
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) SAN
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
8 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
9 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
9 4 (12.90%) HTML
9 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.90%) VoIP
9 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V

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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
1 3 (9.68%) Smallworld
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) VoIP
3 3 (9.68%) NAS
3 3 (9.68%) Skype
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) GIS
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.90%) Ajax
3 4 (12.90%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) LAMP
4 1 (3.23%) SQLAlchemy
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.13%) Scrum
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Network Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Break/Fix
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) Magik
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CCENT
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Apple
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Draytek
5 1 (3.23%) Mitel
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec