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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 20 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.97% - 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.29% - 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 4
Average salary £19,500 - £28,250
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 - £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
192 140 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 95.52% 95.89% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 176 119 112
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Network Management
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) DSL
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) MS Office
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 1 (5.88%) MCITP
7 1 (5.88%) Military

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) DSL
3 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) SNMP
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Vista
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Contact Management
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago