The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 64 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.92% 2.07% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.17% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 7
Average salary £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
807 646 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.00% 95.70% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 666 570 423
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,928 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
5 12 (44.44%) IIS
5 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (37.04%) Internet
8 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
9 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
9 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (22.22%) VMware
11 5 (18.52%) Citrix
11 5 (18.52%) UNIX
12 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.81%) HTML
12 4 (14.81%) Java
12 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
12 4 (14.81%) PHP
12 4 (14.81%) SLA
12 4 (14.81%) Cisco
12 4 (14.81%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) JBoss
12 4 (14.81%) Telecoms

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 13 (48.15%) MS Exchange
2 12 (44.44%) IIS
2 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (29.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (14.81%) JBoss
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Internet
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) HTML5
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) iSeries
1 2 (7.41%) AS400
2 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (18.52%) UNIX
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
6 4 (14.81%) Android
6 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.41%) AIX
8 1 (3.70%) Solaris
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Logistics
4 1 (3.70%) Coaching
4 1 (3.70%) SDLC
4 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
1 4 (14.81%) PHP
1 4 (14.81%) Objective-C
2 2 (7.41%) COBOL
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) XenServer
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Apple
7 2 (7.41%) Avaya
8 1 (3.70%) NetApp
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) EMC
8 1 (3.70%) Sage
8 1 (3.70%) Aastra
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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