The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 12 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.09% 0.77% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.30% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 122 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.73% 93.85% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 117 38
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
South Wales

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bridgend

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Websense
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (50.00%) CCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Lumension
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) RIP
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CCSE
1 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) McAfee
1 3 (50.00%) Websense
1 3 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (50.00%) Aruba
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec