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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 63 48 72
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.25% 4.30% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.32% 4.37% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 18
Median salary £27,000 £31,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.96% -15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £20,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,250 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1053 1098 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.86% 98.30% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 938 948 937
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +5 29 £27,000 -25.51% 3
Newport -11 3 £22,000 -35.29%
Caerphilly +4 2 £25,500 -32.89% 1
Torfaen - 1 £19,000 -
Support Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 40 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 38 (50.67%) Windows
3 37 (49.33%) SLA
4 28 (37.33%) ITIL
5 26 (34.67%) VMware
6 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
6 24 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 23 (30.67%) Firewall
8 22 (29.33%) Linux
8 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
9 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 15 (20.00%) Citrix
11 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (17.33%) Internet
13 13 (17.33%) Avaya
13 13 (17.33%) JBoss
13 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
13 13 (17.33%) Office 365
14 12 (16.00%) High Availability
14 12 (16.00%) Cisco
15 11 (14.67%) Unix
15 11 (14.67%) Service Management
16 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
16 10 (13.33%) Android
16 10 (13.33%) Objective-C
16 10 (13.33%) Incident Management

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 24 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (22.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (17.33%) JBoss
5 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.00%) Apache
6 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.67%) IIS
8 1 (1.33%) SAS
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Office 365
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.67%) Firewall
2 13 (17.33%) Internet
3 9 (12.00%) LAN
4 8 (10.67%) WAN
5 6 (8.00%) VoIP
6 5 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 4 (5.33%) DNS
7 4 (5.33%) SAN
7 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.33%) VPN
8 3 (4.00%) NAS
9 2 (2.67%) DHCP
10 1 (1.33%) BGP
10 1 (1.33%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.33%) MPLS
10 1 (1.33%) Network Security
10 1 (1.33%) OSPF
10 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) HTML
1 10 (13.33%) HTML5
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.33%) LAMP
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.33%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.67%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 22 (29.33%) Linux
4 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (14.67%) Unix
7 10 (13.33%) Android
7 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
8 6 (8.00%) AIX
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
12 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) High Availability
3 11 (14.67%) Service Management
4 10 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.67%) Logistics
6 7 (9.33%) Information Security
6 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.67%) CRM
10 1 (1.33%) Change Control
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.33%) Performance Engineering
10 1 (1.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.33%) Java
1 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (13.33%) Objective-C
1 10 (13.33%) PHP
2 5 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.33%) C#
3 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.33%) CCNA
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (6.67%) CCNP
4 5 (6.67%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) MCSE
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (49.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.00%) XenApp
2 6 (8.00%) XenDesktop
2 6 (8.00%) XenServer
3 3 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 26 (34.67%) VMware
3 15 (20.00%) Citrix
4 13 (17.33%) Avaya
5 12 (16.00%) Cisco
6 6 (8.00%) HP
7 5 (6.67%) Aastra
7 5 (6.67%) Apple
8 3 (4.00%) NETGEAR
8 3 (4.00%) Veeam
9 2 (2.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.33%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.33%) Dell
10 1 (1.33%) F5
10 1 (1.33%) IBM
10 1 (1.33%) Intel
10 1 (1.33%) Mitel
10 1 (1.33%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.33%) Sage
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