The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 35 62 70
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.43% 1.93% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.50% 1.97% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 1
Median salary £27,000 £30,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.74% +12.03%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
527 709 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.69% 97.79% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 488 584 590
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 19 February 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Cardiff region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) SLA
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
5 12 (23.53%) Avaya
5 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
5 12 (23.53%) Linux
6 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
6 10 (19.61%) PDA
7 9 (17.65%) JBoss
7 9 (17.65%) HTML
8 8 (15.69%) Java
8 8 (15.69%) ITIL
8 8 (15.69%) Unix
8 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
8 8 (15.69%) LAN
8 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.69%) WAN
8 8 (15.69%) Information Security
8 8 (15.69%) High Availability
9 7 (13.73%) HTML5
9 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
9 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (13.73%) Android
9 7 (13.73%) XenServer
9 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
9 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
9 7 (13.73%) Citrix
9 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
9 7 (13.73%) PHP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 9 (17.65%) JBoss
2 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.92%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) CMS
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) LAN
1 8 (15.69%) WAN
2 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
2 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.84%) VoIP
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) DHCP
4 2 (3.92%) DNS
4 2 (3.92%) SAN
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) MPLS
5 1 (1.96%) NAS
5 1 (1.96%) VLAN
5 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Ant
General
1 12 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) HTML
2 7 (13.73%) HTML5
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.96%) CSS
4 1 (1.96%) LAMP
4 1 (1.96%) WebRTC
4 1 (1.96%) XHTML
4 1 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) PDA
2 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 8 (15.69%) Unix
5 7 (13.73%) Android
5 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) High Availability
1 8 (15.69%) Information Security
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
3 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.88%) System Testing
5 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Content Management
6 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
2 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
2 7 (13.73%) PHP
3 4 (7.84%) C#
3 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) XenServer
3 6 (11.76%) XenApp
3 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Firmware
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Avaya
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix
4 6 (11.76%) VMware
5 5 (9.80%) Aastra
5 5 (9.80%) Apple
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.96%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) F5
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Intel
7 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Sitecore