The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 61 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.64% 2.19% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 2.27% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 3
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,100 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 529 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.98% 96.71% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 552 428 314
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Support Engineer
South Wales

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 10 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) Internet
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) HP
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
6 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) ISDN
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) Softswitch
5 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.25%) IGRP
5 1 (6.25%) PPTP
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) OAuth
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) Mojolicious
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Management
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) AWK
2 1 (6.25%) Scala
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) HP
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Nokia
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Avaya
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle