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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 60 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.89% 0.75% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.77% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 6
Average salary £29,000 £24,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.36% -14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £26,500 £29,552
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
670 650 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.53% 98.04% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 557 570 336
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (36.84%) Windows
1 14 (36.84%) SLA
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 10 (26.32%) ITIL
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.68%) CCNP
5 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
5 9 (23.68%) Unix
6 8 (21.05%) VMware
6 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 8 (21.05%) High Availability
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
7 7 (18.42%) Wireless
7 7 (18.42%) Degree
7 7 (18.42%) JBoss
7 7 (18.42%) Juniper
8 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 6 (15.79%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) Java
8 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (15.79%) PHP
8 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
8 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
8 6 (15.79%) HTML5
8 6 (15.79%) Android
8 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (18.42%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (18.42%) Wireless
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (13.16%) DNS
5 4 (10.53%) DHCP
5 4 (10.53%) LAN
5 4 (10.53%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Wireless
6 3 (7.89%) Internet
6 3 (7.89%) IPsec
6 3 (7.89%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) BGP
7 2 (5.26%) HSRP
7 2 (5.26%) VRRP
7 2 (5.26%) WAN
8 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.63%) HTTP
8 1 (2.63%) SNMP
8 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) DB2
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Military
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
1 6 (15.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.53%) PDA
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 2 (5.26%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.63%) AS400
5 1 (2.63%) CCTV
5 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.63%) iSeries
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Unix
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 6 (15.79%) Android
5 6 (15.79%) Apple iOS
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.26%) AIX
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.63%) OS/400
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) High Availability
3 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.16%) Product Management
4 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 5 (13.16%) Requirements Management
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Logistics
5 2 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 2 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Data Security
6 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Network Management
6 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) Java
1 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
1 6 (15.79%) PHP
2 1 (2.63%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) CCNP
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) CCNA
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (7.89%) CCIE
7 1 (2.63%) HNC
7 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.89%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (7.89%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.89%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (7.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 7 (18.42%) Juniper
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) IBM
6 3 (7.89%) HP
6 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
6 3 (7.89%) Veritas
7 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) EMC
7 2 (5.26%) F5
7 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) Radware
7 2 (5.26%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Aastra
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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