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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 65 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.39% 1.49% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.55% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 10
Average salary £27,750 £30,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £21,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £35,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
766 645 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.72% 95.84% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 618 548 430
Average salary £36,375 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.98% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) IIS
4 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 10 (45.45%) Internet
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds
7 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
7 8 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (36.36%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Citrix
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.09%) AS400
10 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
10 2 (9.09%) Finance
10 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
10 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 2 (9.09%) Avaya
10 2 (9.09%) Apple
10 2 (9.09%) Firewall
10 2 (9.09%) WAN
10 2 (9.09%) CCNA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 12 (54.55%) IIS
1 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 10 (45.45%) Internet
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) AS400
1 2 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) CRM
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) Logistics
3 1 (4.55%) SDLC
3 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) COBOL
1 2 (9.09%) Java
1 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
1 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CCNA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) XenServer
2 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) Aastra
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago