The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 89 84 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £36,250 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.95% +76.92%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1100 1079 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.24% 96.08% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 985 955 730
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Support Engineer
Wales

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Support Engineer
Wales

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) AWK
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) PPTP
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) ADSL
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) IGRP
1 2 (50.00%) PPTP
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) ISDN
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) AWK
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia