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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 47 62 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.05% 2.85% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.11% 2.95% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 19
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £30,400 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
1118 1154 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.42% 96.89% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1001 934
Median salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,250
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +23 33 £26,250 -11.01% 1
Bridgend - 8 £24,000 - 5
Newport -8 4 £34,000 +74.35%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
Support Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 (61.86%) Windows
1 60 (61.86%) Firewall
2 50 (51.55%) VMware
3 48 (49.48%) Active Directory
4 42 (43.30%) Microsoft
5 41 (42.27%) Windows Server
6 35 (36.08%) DNS
7 34 (35.05%) Linux
8 32 (32.99%) Cisco
9 31 (31.96%) MS Excel
10 25 (25.77%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (24.74%) Internet
11 24 (24.74%) ITIL
12 23 (23.71%) DHCP
13 22 (22.68%) MS Exchange
13 22 (22.68%) SLA
13 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
13 22 (22.68%) CCNA
14 21 (21.65%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
14 21 (21.65%) Office 365
15 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (20.62%) MS Office
16 18 (18.56%) SQL
17 15 (15.46%) Citrix
18 14 (14.43%) NAS
19 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
20 12 (12.37%) HP
21 11 (11.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
21 11 (11.34%) VoIP
22 10 (10.31%) MCSE

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 22 (22.68%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) JBoss
3 3 (3.09%) CMS
3 3 (3.09%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (31.96%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.62%) MS Office
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.65%) Office 365
2 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (61.86%) Firewall
2 35 (36.08%) DNS
3 24 (24.74%) Internet
4 23 (23.71%) DHCP
5 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
6 21 (21.65%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 14 (14.43%) NAS
8 11 (11.34%) VoIP
9 9 (9.28%) PBX
10 7 (7.22%) LAN
11 6 (6.19%) SAN
11 6 (6.19%) WAN
12 5 (5.15%) FTP
12 5 (5.15%) VPN
13 4 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (2.06%) VLAN
15 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
15 1 (1.03%) IPsec
15 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
1 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.12%) Electronics
2 4 (4.12%) Military
3 3 (3.09%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) .NET
2 4 (4.12%) HTML
2 4 (4.12%) HTML5
3 3 (3.09%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.19%) PMI
3 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.15%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.12%) PDA
4 4 (4.12%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 60 (61.86%) Windows
2 41 (42.27%) Windows Server
3 34 (35.05%) Linux
4 9 (9.28%) AIX
5 8 (8.25%) Mac OS X
6 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.15%) Unix
8 4 (4.12%) Android
8 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) ITIL
2 13 (13.40%) Incident Management
3 8 (8.25%) High Availability
3 8 (8.25%) Logistics
4 5 (5.15%) Service Management
5 4 (4.12%) Multithreading
5 4 (4.12%) Product Management
5 4 (4.12%) Project Management
5 4 (4.12%) Requirements Management
5 4 (4.12%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (3.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.09%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.06%) ERP
7 2 (2.06%) System Testing
8 1 (1.03%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (1.03%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.03%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.56%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) Java
2 4 (4.12%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.12%) Objective-C
2 4 (4.12%) PHP
3 2 (2.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (25.77%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (22.68%) CCNA
3 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (11.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 10 (10.31%) MCSE
6 6 (6.19%) Degree
6 6 (6.19%) PMI Certification
7 5 (5.15%) MCSA
7 5 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.09%) CCNP
9 3 (3.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.68%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (49.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.28%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (9.28%) Tivoli
1 9 (9.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.03%) SCCM
2 1 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 50 (51.55%) VMware
2 42 (43.30%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.99%) Cisco
4 15 (15.46%) Citrix
5 12 (12.37%) HP
6 8 (8.25%) Sage
7 6 (6.19%) CheckPoint
7 6 (6.19%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (5.15%) Dell
8 5 (5.15%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.09%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.09%) Symantec
9 3 (3.09%) Veritas
10 1 (1.03%) F5
10 1 (1.03%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.03%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.03%) Radware
10 1 (1.03%) TippingPoint
10 1 (1.03%) Veeam
10 1 (1.03%) Wyse
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