The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newport 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 39 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.97% 0.71% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.79% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £24,500 £30,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.67% +10.90%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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 Newport 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
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 126 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 94.69% 90.00% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 171 116 132
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Newport region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newport

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Newport region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Newport

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) Network Management
6 2 (14.29%) DSL
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
7 1 (7.14%) SCCM
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.14%) PowerShell

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DSL
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Acronis