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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 40 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 32 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.89% 2.85% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 2.88% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 17
Median salary £26,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -0.86%
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
643 833 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.32% 99.05% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 581 722 540
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,850 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 46 (64.79%) SLA
3 37 (52.11%) ITIL
3 37 (52.11%) VMware
4 36 (50.70%) Firewall
4 36 (50.70%) Windows
5 30 (42.25%) MS Exchange
6 29 (40.85%) Linux
6 29 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (36.62%) Citrix
8 24 (33.80%) Internet
8 24 (33.80%) Cisco
8 24 (33.80%) Windows Server
9 23 (32.39%) CCNA
9 23 (32.39%) MS Excel
10 21 (29.58%) Incident Management
11 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
12 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (25.35%) Office 365
13 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (25.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (21.13%) Service Management
15 14 (19.72%) Tivoli
15 14 (19.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (19.72%) HP
15 14 (19.72%) AIX
15 14 (19.72%) Logistics
15 14 (19.72%) HP Data Protector

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 30 (42.25%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (12.68%) JBoss
5 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.41%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (32.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.70%) Firewall
2 24 (33.80%) Internet
3 7 (9.86%) DNS
4 6 (8.45%) LAN
4 6 (8.45%) WAN
5 5 (7.04%) VPN
6 4 (5.63%) NAS
7 3 (4.23%) VoIP
8 2 (2.82%) DHCP
8 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.82%) VLAN
9 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Back Office
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) HTML
1 8 (11.27%) HTML5
2 1 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (50.70%) Windows
2 29 (40.85%) Linux
3 24 (33.80%) Windows Server
4 18 (25.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (19.72%) AIX
5 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.68%) Unix
7 8 (11.27%) Android
7 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (7.04%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) ITIL
2 21 (29.58%) Incident Management
3 15 (21.13%) Service Management
4 14 (19.72%) Logistics
5 10 (14.08%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.27%) High Availability
6 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.86%) Resource Management
8 4 (5.63%) Information Security
9 2 (2.82%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.41%) ERP
10 1 (1.41%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.41%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) Java
1 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
1 8 (11.27%) Objective-C
1 8 (11.27%) PHP
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (32.39%) CCNA
3 18 (25.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (18.31%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (8.45%) CCNP
5 6 (8.45%) MCSE
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (64.79%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) XenApp
2 5 (7.04%) XenDesktop
2 5 (7.04%) XenServer
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) HP Data Protector
1 14 (19.72%) Tivoli
1 14 (19.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.41%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 52 (73.24%) Microsoft
2 37 (52.11%) VMware
3 26 (36.62%) Citrix
4 24 (33.80%) Cisco
5 14 (19.72%) HP
6 5 (7.04%) Avaya
7 4 (5.63%) Aastra
7 4 (5.63%) Apple
7 4 (5.63%) NETGEAR
7 4 (5.63%) Sage
7 4 (5.63%) Veeam
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
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