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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Wales / South Wales
Rank 45 50 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 43 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.21% 4.03% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 4.12% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 14
Median salary £27,000 £29,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -24.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
885 1043 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.01% 97.75% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 790 910 1037
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +24 32 £27,000 -20.58% 1
Caerphilly +7 3 £27,500 -27.63% 1
Newport -11 3 £22,000 -35.29% 1
Support Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) SLA
3 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
5 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
7 15 (22.73%) Linux
8 14 (21.21%) ITIL
8 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
9 13 (19.70%) Avaya
10 11 (16.67%) JBoss
11 10 (15.15%) Unix
11 10 (15.15%) HTML
11 10 (15.15%) Firewall
11 10 (15.15%) VMware
11 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (15.15%) High Availability
12 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
12 9 (13.64%) HTML5
12 9 (13.64%) Objective-C
12 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (13.64%) Multithreading
12 9 (13.64%) Android
12 9 (13.64%) Java
12 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
12 9 (13.64%) PHP
13 8 (12.12%) LAN
13 8 (12.12%) Citrix
14 7 (10.61%) Internet
14 7 (10.61%) Service 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 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.67%) JBoss
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.03%) Apache
6 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
7 1 (1.52%) IIS
7 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) Firewall
2 8 (12.12%) LAN
3 7 (10.61%) Internet
3 7 (10.61%) WAN
4 5 (7.58%) Ethernet
5 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.06%) VoIP
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) NAS
6 2 (3.03%) SAN
6 2 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) MPLS
7 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Advertising
3 2 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) HTML5
3 5 (7.58%) .NET
3 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) LAMP
4 1 (1.52%) Web Services
4 1 (1.52%) WebRTC
4 1 (1.52%) XHTML
4 1 (1.52%) XML
4 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) PDA
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Windows Server
3 15 (22.73%) Linux
4 10 (15.15%) Unix
5 9 (13.64%) Android
5 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) AIX
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 10 (15.15%) High Availability
3 9 (13.64%) Multithreading
4 7 (10.61%) Information Security
4 7 (10.61%) Service Management
5 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.06%) Logistics
6 3 (4.55%) Application Packaging
6 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.55%) Resource Management
6 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.55%) System Testing
7 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.03%) CRM
7 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.52%) Change Control
8 1 (1.52%) Content Management
8 1 (1.52%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Java
1 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 9 (13.64%) Objective-C
1 9 (13.64%) PHP
2 5 (7.58%) C#
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) CCNA
3 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (39.39%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.09%) XenApp
2 6 (9.09%) XenDesktop
2 6 (9.09%) XenServer
3 2 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.70%) Avaya
3 10 (15.15%) VMware
4 8 (12.12%) Citrix
5 5 (7.58%) Aastra
5 5 (7.58%) Apple
6 3 (4.55%) Cisco
7 2 (3.03%) NETGEAR
7 2 (3.03%) Veeam
8 1 (1.52%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.52%) Dell
8 1 (1.52%) F5
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) IBM
8 1 (1.52%) Mitel
8 1 (1.52%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.52%) Sage
8 1 (1.52%) Sitecore
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