The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 78 75 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.41% 1.47% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 1.54% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 6
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,400 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,900 £32,750
UK excluding London median salary £28,250 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.83% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 821 972 1118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.47% 95.48% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 664 771 853
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Milton Keynes

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) SLA
4 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (23.68%) MCSE
6 8 (21.05%) MCP
6 8 (21.05%) A+ Certification
6 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
6 8 (21.05%) Billing
6 8 (21.05%) Statistics
6 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
6 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
8 6 (15.79%) ITIL
8 6 (15.79%) VMware
9 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
9 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.16%) MS Office
9 5 (13.16%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (10.53%) SQL
10 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (10.53%) Change Control
10 4 (10.53%) Mentoring

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Wireless
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.63%) VoIP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (21.05%) Billing
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Fat Client
2 8 (21.05%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Statistics
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Change Control
3 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.26%) CRM
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.63%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Coaching
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) MCSE
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.05%) A+ Certification
2 8 (21.05%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) CCNA
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Intel
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) Gemalto
6 1 (2.63%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper
6 1 (2.63%) NetApp
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
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