The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 28 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 1.41% 1.89% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.89% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
South 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 Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 97.18% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 52 48
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Torfaen

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -4 1 £37,500 +19.04%
Support Engineer
South Wales

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia