The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 51 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 43 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.85% 2.41% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.92% 2.47% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 26
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -7.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £19,400 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £29,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Support Engineer
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1098 1214 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.21% 97.67% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1033 967
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Support Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +25 38 £26,250 -6.25% 3
Bridgend -2 3 £26,500 -27.39%
Caerphilly +6 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Newport -2 1 £20,000 - 1
Support Engineer
Wales

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (62.11%) Firewall
2 57 (60.00%) Windows
3 56 (58.95%) VMware
4 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
5 42 (44.21%) Active Directory
6 38 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 37 (38.95%) Cisco
7 37 (38.95%) Linux
8 34 (35.79%) MS Excel
9 33 (34.74%) ITIL
10 30 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
10 30 (31.58%) DNS
10 30 (31.58%) SLA
10 30 (31.58%) Internet
11 26 (27.37%) CCNA
12 21 (22.11%) Citrix
13 20 (21.05%) DHCP
13 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
14 19 (20.00%) MS Exchange
14 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 18 (18.95%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
15 18 (18.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 18 (18.95%) Office 365
16 17 (17.89%) HP
17 15 (15.79%) MS Office
18 14 (14.74%) AIX
18 14 (14.74%) SQL
18 14 (14.74%) Tivoli
18 14 (14.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 4 (4.21%) JBoss
5 3 (3.16%) CMS
5 3 (3.16%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (35.79%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.79%) MS Office
3 3 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.95%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (62.11%) Firewall
2 30 (31.58%) DNS
2 30 (31.58%) Internet
3 20 (21.05%) DHCP
4 19 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 18 (18.95%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 13 (13.68%) NAS
7 11 (11.58%) VoIP
8 9 (9.47%) PBX
9 7 (7.37%) SAN
10 6 (6.32%) VPN
11 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.16%) FTP
11 3 (3.16%) LAN
11 3 (3.16%) WAN
12 2 (2.11%) VLAN
13 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
13 1 (1.05%) LTE
13 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Back Office
3 3 (3.16%) Electronics
3 3 (3.16%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Military
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) .NET
2 4 (4.21%) HTML
2 4 (4.21%) HTML5
3 3 (3.16%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.26%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) PDA
4 3 (3.16%) PMI
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.11%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (60.00%) Windows
2 38 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 37 (38.95%) Linux
4 14 (14.74%) AIX
5 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.32%) Mac OS X
6 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.26%) Unix
7 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.21%) Android
8 4 (4.21%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) ITIL
2 20 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 12 (12.63%) Logistics
4 8 (8.42%) High Availability
5 7 (7.37%) Service Management
6 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.21%) Multithreading
7 4 (4.21%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.16%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.16%) Product Management
8 3 (3.16%) Project Management
8 3 (3.16%) Requirements Management
8 3 (3.16%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.11%) ERP
9 2 (2.11%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.11%) System Testing
10 1 (1.05%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.05%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.05%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.74%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) Java
2 4 (4.21%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.21%) Objective-C
2 4 (4.21%) PHP
3 2 (2.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (27.37%) CCNA
3 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (18.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 13 (13.68%) MCSE
6 6 (6.32%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (5.26%) MCSA
7 5 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.21%) CCNP
8 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.16%) Degree
9 3 (3.16%) MCP
9 3 (3.16%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (31.58%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (44.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) HP Data Protector
1 14 (14.74%) Tivoli
1 14 (14.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 56 (58.95%) VMware
2 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
3 37 (38.95%) Cisco
4 21 (22.11%) Citrix
5 17 (17.89%) HP
6 6 (6.32%) Sage
7 5 (5.26%) Dell
7 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.16%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.16%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (3.16%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.16%) Symantec
8 3 (3.16%) Veritas
9 1 (1.05%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.05%) Veeam
9 1 (1.05%) Wyse
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