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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 45 56 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.71% 3.93% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 4.01% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 14
Median salary £27,000 £27,500 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -28.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £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 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
1061 1223 1272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 98.00% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1058 1110
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 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
South Wales +8 38 £27,000 -1.81% 2
North Wales +1 7 £24,500 -
West Wales -9 6 £19,000 +2.70%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wales region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (53.01%) Windows
2 40 (48.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (37.35%) SLA
4 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
5 24 (28.92%) Active Directory
5 24 (28.92%) MS Exchange
6 21 (25.30%) ITIL
7 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
7 19 (22.89%) VMware
8 15 (18.07%) LAN
8 15 (18.07%) Linux
8 15 (18.07%) Internet
9 14 (16.87%) Avaya
9 14 (16.87%) WAN
9 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
9 14 (16.87%) Telecoms
9 14 (16.87%) Office 365
9 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (15.66%) XenServer
10 13 (15.66%) Citrix
11 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (13.25%) Firewall
12 11 (13.25%) MS Office
12 11 (13.25%) HTML
12 11 (13.25%) SQL
12 11 (13.25%) JBoss
13 10 (12.05%) Unix
13 10 (12.05%) Java
13 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
13 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (28.92%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (13.25%) JBoss
4 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.41%) Apache
6 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.20%) CMS
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.87%) Office 365
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Internet
1 15 (18.07%) LAN
2 14 (16.87%) WAN
3 11 (13.25%) Firewall
4 7 (8.43%) Broadband
5 6 (7.23%) Ethernet
6 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.82%) VoIP
8 2 (2.41%) DNS
8 2 (2.41%) NAS
8 2 (2.41%) SAN
8 2 (2.41%) VPN
8 2 (2.41%) Wireless
9 1 (1.20%) DHCP
9 1 (1.20%) MPLS
9 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Ant
General
1 14 (16.87%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) HTML
2 9 (10.84%) HTML5
3 5 (6.02%) .NET
3 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.20%) CGI
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) LAMP
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) WebRTC
4 1 (1.20%) XHTML
4 1 (1.20%) XML
4 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) PDA
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.02%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.01%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
3 15 (18.07%) Linux
4 10 (12.05%) Unix
5 9 (10.84%) Android
5 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
6 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.02%) Windows 10
8 5 (6.02%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.20%) AIX
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.30%) ITIL
2 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.05%) High Availability
4 9 (10.84%) Multithreading
4 9 (10.84%) Service Management
5 8 (9.64%) Information Security
6 7 (8.43%) Server Virtualisation
6 7 (8.43%) Web Design
7 5 (6.02%) Security Patching
8 4 (4.82%) Logistics
8 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.61%) Application Packaging
9 3 (3.61%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.61%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.61%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.61%) System Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.41%) ITSM
10 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.25%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.84%) Objective-C
3 9 (10.84%) PHP
4 5 (6.02%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (6.02%) Degree
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) CCNA
5 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.20%) MCP
6 1 (1.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (37.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (28.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.66%) XenServer
3 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.23%) XenApp
5 6 (7.23%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.41%) vSphere
7 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) SCCM
1 5 (6.02%) SCSM
2 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 40 (48.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) VMware
3 14 (16.87%) Avaya
4 13 (15.66%) Citrix
5 8 (9.64%) Dell
6 5 (6.02%) Aastra
6 5 (6.02%) Apple
6 5 (6.02%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.82%) Veeam
8 3 (3.61%) Cisco
8 3 (3.61%) HP
9 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.41%) NETGEAR
9 2 (2.41%) Veritas
10 1 (1.20%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.20%) F5
10 1 (1.20%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.20%) Virgin Media
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits package
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