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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 30 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.01% - 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% - 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £21,250 - £31,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 - £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £21,450 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £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
198 209 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 100.00% 93.72% 98.94%
Number of salaries quoted 157 194 175
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware