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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 58 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.57% 2.94% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 2.99% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 31
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -1.72%
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
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +21 33 £26,500 -3.63% 3
Newport +3 2 £23,750 -33.56%
Caerphilly +11 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £28,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £19,000 -
Support Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 49 (59.76%) SLA
3 42 (51.22%) Firewall
3 42 (51.22%) VMware
4 41 (50.00%) ITIL
4 41 (50.00%) Windows
5 35 (42.68%) MS Exchange
6 33 (40.24%) Linux
7 32 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (36.59%) Internet
9 29 (35.37%) Windows Server
10 28 (34.15%) Citrix
11 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
11 27 (32.93%) Cisco
12 26 (31.71%) CCNA
12 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
13 23 (28.05%) Incident Management
14 22 (26.83%) Office 365
15 20 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (24.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2007
17 16 (19.51%) Tivoli
17 16 (19.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 16 (19.51%) HP
17 16 (19.51%) AIX
17 16 (19.51%) HP Data Protector
18 15 (18.29%) Logistics
18 15 (18.29%) Service Management
18 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003

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 35 (42.68%) MS Exchange
2 20 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.76%) JBoss
5 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) SAS
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.83%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.22%) Firewall
2 30 (36.59%) Internet
3 10 (12.20%) DNS
4 8 (9.76%) NAS
5 7 (8.54%) LAN
5 7 (8.54%) VPN
6 6 (7.32%) WAN
7 4 (4.88%) VoIP
8 3 (3.66%) FTP
8 3 (3.66%) SAN
9 2 (2.44%) DHCP
9 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.44%) VLAN
10 1 (1.22%) BGP
10 1 (1.22%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.22%) Network Security
10 1 (1.22%) OSPF
10 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (15.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.88%) Back Office
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) HTML
1 7 (8.54%) HTML5
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Windows
2 33 (40.24%) Linux
3 29 (35.37%) Windows Server
4 20 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (19.51%) AIX
6 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.76%) Unix
8 7 (8.54%) Android
8 7 (8.54%) Apple iOS
8 7 (8.54%) Mac OS X
8 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.66%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) ITIL
2 23 (28.05%) Incident Management
3 15 (18.29%) Logistics
3 15 (18.29%) Service Management
4 10 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.76%) High Availability
6 7 (8.54%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.54%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.88%) Information Security
8 2 (2.44%) ERP
8 2 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.44%) System Testing
9 1 (1.22%) Change Control
9 1 (1.22%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.22%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) Java
2 7 (8.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (8.54%) Objective-C
2 7 (8.54%) PHP
3 2 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (31.71%) CCNA
3 20 (24.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 13 (15.85%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.54%) CCNP
6 7 (8.54%) MCSE
7 3 (3.66%) Degree
8 1 (1.22%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (59.76%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) XenApp
2 5 (6.10%) XenDesktop
2 5 (6.10%) XenServer
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) vSphere
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (19.51%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (19.51%) Tivoli
1 16 (19.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 42 (51.22%) VMware
3 28 (34.15%) Citrix
4 27 (32.93%) Cisco
5 16 (19.51%) HP
6 7 (8.54%) Sage
7 5 (6.10%) Avaya
8 4 (4.88%) Aastra
8 4 (4.88%) Apple
8 4 (4.88%) NETGEAR
8 4 (4.88%) Veeam
9 1 (1.22%) Dell
9 1 (1.22%) Mitel
9 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
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