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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 66 50 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 49 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.58% 4.01% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 4.09% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42 47 18
Median salary £25,750 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
1246 1198 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.89% 97.96% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 1033 1044
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -10 35 £27,000 -10.00% 4
West Wales - 5 £19,000 -
North Wales - 4 £24,500 -
Mid Wales -11 2 - -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 48 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (51.11%) Windows
3 44 (48.89%) SLA
4 32 (35.56%) ITIL
5 30 (33.33%) VMware
6 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
7 26 (28.89%) MS Exchange
7 26 (28.89%) Active Directory
8 23 (25.56%) Firewall
9 22 (24.44%) Linux
9 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
10 19 (21.11%) Citrix
11 17 (18.89%) Internet
12 16 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (16.67%) Office 365
13 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (16.67%) Telecoms
14 14 (15.56%) Avaya
14 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (14.44%) JBoss
15 13 (14.44%) LAN
15 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (14.44%) Service Management
16 12 (13.33%) WAN
16 12 (13.33%) Cisco
17 11 (12.22%) High Availability
17 11 (12.22%) Unix
18 10 (11.11%) Objective-C
18 10 (11.11%) Incident Management

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 26 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 16 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (14.44%) JBoss
5 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.33%) Apache
6 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) Firewall
2 17 (18.89%) Internet
3 13 (14.44%) LAN
4 12 (13.33%) WAN
5 6 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 6 (6.67%) VoIP
6 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.44%) DNS
8 3 (3.33%) Broadband
8 3 (3.33%) SAN
8 3 (3.33%) VPN
9 2 (2.22%) DHCP
9 2 (2.22%) NAS
9 2 (2.22%) Wireless
10 1 (1.11%) BGP
10 1 (1.11%) MPLS
10 1 (1.11%) Network Security
10 1 (1.11%) OSPF
10 1 (1.11%) VLAN
10 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Ant
General
1 15 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Games
3 3 (3.33%) Advertising
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Finance
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) HTML
1 10 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (1.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.11%) CGI
2 1 (1.11%) LAMP
2 1 (1.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.11%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
3 22 (24.44%) Linux
4 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (12.22%) Unix
7 10 (11.11%) Android
7 10 (11.11%) Apple iOS
8 6 (6.67%) AIX
9 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (4.44%) Windows 10
11 3 (3.33%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.56%) ITIL
2 13 (14.44%) Service Management
3 11 (12.22%) High Availability
4 10 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 10 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 8 (8.89%) Logistics
5 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
6 7 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.78%) Information Security
7 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.44%) Security Patching
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.33%) Application Packaging
10 3 (3.33%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (3.33%) Web Design
11 2 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.22%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) Java
1 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 10 (11.11%) Objective-C
1 10 (11.11%) PHP
2 7 (7.78%) SQL
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.11%) CCNA
2 10 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (6.67%) Degree
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.44%) CCNP
5 4 (4.44%) MCSE
6 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.22%) MCITP
8 1 (1.11%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (48.89%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) XenServer
3 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.67%) XenApp
3 6 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.22%) vSphere
6 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 6 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) SCSM
3 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 48 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (33.33%) VMware
3 19 (21.11%) Citrix
4 14 (15.56%) Avaya
5 12 (13.33%) Cisco
6 8 (8.89%) HP
7 5 (5.56%) Aastra
7 5 (5.56%) Apple
7 5 (5.56%) Dell
7 5 (5.56%) Veeam
8 4 (4.44%) Intel Security
9 3 (3.33%) NETGEAR
10 2 (2.22%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.22%) Veritas
11 1 (1.11%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.11%) IBM
11 1 (1.11%) Intel
11 1 (1.11%) Mitel
11 1 (1.11%) Sage
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