The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 43 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 64 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.79% 2.38% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 2.43% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 30 36
Median salary £26,500 £27,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% -14.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1299 1356 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.23% 97.91% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1111 1132
Median salary £36,428 £35,369 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £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 Wales

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Support Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Wales +27 50 £26,500 -2.75% 5
North Wales +16 11 £25,000 +11.11%
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Wales region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 73 (60.83%) Windows
2 67 (55.83%) VMware
3 62 (51.67%) Firewall
4 60 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 52 (43.33%) Windows Server
6 46 (38.33%) SLA
7 44 (36.67%) Active Directory
8 42 (35.00%) Cisco
8 42 (35.00%) ITIL
9 39 (32.50%) Linux
10 35 (29.17%) MS Excel
11 34 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (27.50%) Internet
13 29 (24.17%) DNS
14 28 (23.33%) CCNA
15 24 (20.00%) Office 365
15 24 (20.00%) Incident Management
15 24 (20.00%) Citrix
15 24 (20.00%) MS Exchange
16 23 (19.17%) TCP/IP
17 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
18 21 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 19 (15.83%) HP
20 18 (15.00%) DHCP
20 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 16 (13.33%) Tivoli
21 16 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
21 16 (13.33%) AIX
21 16 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
22 15 (12.50%) Logistics

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.83%) JBoss
4 5 (4.17%) IIS
5 3 (2.50%) CMS
5 3 (2.50%) Commerce Server
5 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 24 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (51.67%) Firewall
2 33 (27.50%) Internet
3 29 (24.17%) DNS
4 23 (19.17%) TCP/IP
5 18 (15.00%) DHCP
6 14 (11.67%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 14 (11.67%) SAN
7 13 (10.83%) NAS
8 12 (10.00%) VoIP
9 8 (6.67%) VPN
10 7 (5.83%) PBX
11 6 (5.00%) LAN
11 6 (5.00%) VLAN
11 6 (5.00%) WAN
12 3 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.50%) FTP
13 1 (0.83%) BGP
13 1 (0.83%) EIGRP
13 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.83%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.17%) Back Office
4 4 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (1.67%) Electronics
5 2 (1.67%) Military
6 1 (0.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) HTML
1 6 (5.00%) HTML5
2 5 (4.17%) .NET
3 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.83%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.17%) EqualLogic
2 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.67%) PDA
3 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.83%) PMI
4 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (60.83%) Windows
2 52 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 39 (32.50%) Linux
4 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.33%) AIX
6 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.83%) Unix
9 6 (5.00%) Android
9 6 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (5.00%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.00%) ITIL
2 24 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 15 (12.50%) Logistics
4 12 (10.00%) Service Management
5 10 (8.33%) High Availability
6 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (5.00%) ERP
7 6 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 6 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
8 5 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.50%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.67%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (1.67%) Product Management
10 2 (1.67%) Project Management
10 2 (1.67%) Requirements Management
10 2 (1.67%) System Testing
10 2 (1.67%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (0.83%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.67%) SQL
2 6 (5.00%) Java
2 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.00%) Objective-C
2 6 (5.00%) PHP
3 2 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (23.33%) CCNA
3 21 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 18 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (12.50%) MCSE
6 10 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (5.83%) CCNP
8 5 (4.17%) MCSA
8 5 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.50%) Degree
10 3 (2.50%) MCP
11 1 (0.83%) MCITP
11 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (38.33%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 16 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.83%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 67 (55.83%) VMware
2 60 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 42 (35.00%) Cisco
4 24 (20.00%) Citrix
5 19 (15.83%) HP
6 9 (7.50%) Dell
7 6 (5.00%) Sage
8 5 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.50%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.50%) Symantec
9 3 (2.50%) Veritas
10 2 (1.67%) NETGEAR
10 2 (1.67%) Veeam
11 1 (0.83%) Avaya
11 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.83%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.83%) Virgin Media
11 1 (0.83%) Wyse
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