The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 80 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 11 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.98% 0.49% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.50% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 1
Median salary £26,250 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Technical 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
1102 1199 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.04% 97.88% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 984 1018 1009
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +13 11 £26,250 +12.90%
Technical Support Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) CCNA
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) VMware
4 17 (77.27%) Citrix
5 16 (72.73%) Incident Management
6 15 (68.18%) SLA
6 15 (68.18%) ITIL
7 14 (63.64%) Internet
7 14 (63.64%) Firewall
7 14 (63.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (54.55%) Tivoli
8 12 (54.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (54.55%) HP
8 12 (54.55%) AIX
8 12 (54.55%) Linux
8 12 (54.55%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (36.36%) Logistics
10 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.64%) Service Management
11 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
12 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
12 2 (9.09%) Back Office
12 2 (9.09%) Electronics
12 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
12 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
12 2 (9.09%) ERP
12 2 (9.09%) MS Visio

Technical 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Firewall
1 14 (63.64%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
General
1 2 (9.09%) Back Office
1 2 (9.09%) Electronics
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Military
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) AIX
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Incident Management
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Logistics
4 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) CCNA
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) HP Data Protector
1 12 (54.55%) Tivoli
1 12 (54.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) VMware
3 17 (77.27%) Citrix
4 12 (54.55%) HP