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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 30 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.31% 2.32% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 2.38% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 13
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £18,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
717 799 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.35% 97.44% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 633 661 593
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,928
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 45 (63.38%) SLA
3 43 (60.56%) VMware
4 42 (59.15%) ITIL
5 41 (57.75%) Firewall
6 32 (45.07%) Windows
6 32 (45.07%) MS Excel
6 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (42.25%) Cisco
7 30 (42.25%) Internet
8 29 (40.85%) Linux
9 26 (36.62%) CCNA
10 24 (33.80%) Citrix
10 24 (33.80%) Incident Management
11 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
12 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
12 21 (29.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
13 19 (26.76%) HP
14 18 (25.35%) Office 365
14 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (22.54%) HP Data Protector
15 16 (22.54%) Logistics
15 16 (22.54%) Tivoli
15 16 (22.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 16 (22.54%) AIX
16 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (18.31%) Service Management
16 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010

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 22 (30.99%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.86%) JBoss
4 4 (5.63%) IIS
5 3 (4.23%) CMS
5 3 (4.23%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (45.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (57.75%) Firewall
2 30 (42.25%) Internet
3 12 (16.90%) DNS
4 7 (9.86%) NAS
5 5 (7.04%) VPN
6 4 (5.63%) SAN
7 3 (4.23%) DHCP
7 3 (4.23%) VoIP
8 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.82%) VLAN
9 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.41%) LAN
9 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (11.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.04%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) HTML
1 6 (8.45%) HTML5
2 5 (7.04%) .NET
3 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) PDA
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.07%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Linux
3 19 (26.76%) Windows Server
4 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (22.54%) AIX
6 13 (18.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.86%) Unix
8 6 (8.45%) Android
8 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
8 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (5.63%) Mac OS X
9 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) ITIL
2 24 (33.80%) Incident Management
3 16 (22.54%) Logistics
4 13 (18.31%) Service Management
5 9 (12.68%) High Availability
5 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
6 7 (9.86%) Resource Management
7 6 (8.45%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.23%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.82%) ERP
9 2 (2.82%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.82%) Product Management
9 2 (2.82%) Project Management
9 2 (2.82%) Requirements Management
9 2 (2.82%) System Testing
9 2 (2.82%) Systems Analysis
10 1 (1.41%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) Java
1 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
1 6 (8.45%) Objective-C
1 6 (8.45%) PHP
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (36.62%) CCNA
3 21 (29.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 11 (15.49%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (12.68%) MCSE
5 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (8.45%) CCNP
7 4 (5.63%) Degree
8 3 (4.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (63.38%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (29.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (22.54%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (22.54%) Tivoli
1 16 (22.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.41%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 43 (60.56%) VMware
3 30 (42.25%) Cisco
4 24 (33.80%) Citrix
5 19 (26.76%) HP
6 4 (5.63%) Sage
7 3 (4.23%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.23%) Symantec
7 3 (4.23%) Veeam
7 3 (4.23%) Veritas
8 1 (1.41%) Avaya
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
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