The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 48 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 54 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.19% 1.10% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 1.12% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 50 12 13
Average salary £24,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £38,400 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
1266 1338 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.14% 98.53% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1147 868
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
South Wales +36 50 £25,000 -7.40% 6
North Wales - 2 - -
West Wales - 2 £18,500 -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 51 (51.00%) Firewall
3 49 (49.00%) Active Directory
4 44 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 41 (41.00%) VMware
6 33 (33.00%) DNS
7 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 29 (29.00%) DHCP
9 27 (27.00%) TCP/IP
9 27 (27.00%) Cisco
10 23 (23.00%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
12 20 (20.00%) SLA
13 19 (19.00%) Linux
14 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
15 15 (15.00%) CCNP
16 14 (14.00%) CCNA
16 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (13.00%) MS Office
17 13 (13.00%) ITIL
18 12 (12.00%) SQL
18 12 (12.00%) LAN
18 12 (12.00%) Degree
18 12 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
19 11 (11.00%) High Availability
19 11 (11.00%) Office 365
20 10 (10.00%) Finance
20 10 (10.00%) Unix
21 8 (8.00%) HTML
21 8 (8.00%) JavaScript

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 18 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (7.00%) JBoss
3 4 (4.00%) Apache
4 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.00%) CMS
5 2 (2.00%) Drupal
5 2 (2.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (21.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.00%) MS Office
3 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (51.00%) Firewall
2 33 (33.00%) DNS
3 29 (29.00%) DHCP
4 27 (27.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (12.00%) LAN
6 8 (8.00%) WAN
7 7 (7.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (7.00%) Internet
7 7 (7.00%) Wireless
8 5 (5.00%) IPsec
8 5 (5.00%) PBX
8 5 (5.00%) VoIP
8 5 (5.00%) VPN
9 4 (4.00%) BGP
9 4 (4.00%) HSRP
9 4 (4.00%) Unified Communications
9 4 (4.00%) VRRP
10 3 (3.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (3.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) DB2
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.00%) Electronics
3 5 (5.00%) Military
4 4 (4.00%) Games
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 2 (2.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) HTML
1 8 (8.00%) HTML5
2 2 (2.00%) Ajax
2 2 (2.00%) CGI
2 2 (2.00%) CSS
2 2 (2.00%) CSS3
2 2 (2.00%) LAMP
2 2 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (2.00%) Sass
2 2 (2.00%) SOAP
2 2 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (6.00%) PMI
2 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (4.00%) PDA
4 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.00%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.00%) AS400
6 1 (1.00%) CCTV
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.00%) iSeries
6 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 59 (59.00%) Windows
2 44 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (19.00%) Linux
4 10 (10.00%) Unix
5 6 (6.00%) Android
5 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.00%) AIX
7 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.00%) OS/400
9 1 (1.00%) Solaris
9 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.00%) ITIL
2 11 (11.00%) High Availability
3 6 (6.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (5.00%) Product Management
4 5 (5.00%) Project Management
4 5 (5.00%) Requirements Management
4 5 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (3.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.00%) Data Management
7 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.00%) Logistics
7 2 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.00%) OOP
7 2 (2.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (2.00%) Service Management
8 1 (1.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) SQL
2 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.00%) PHP
3 6 (6.00%) Java
3 6 (6.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (15.00%) CCNP
3 14 (14.00%) CCNA
3 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (12.00%) Degree
5 6 (6.00%) PMI Certification
6 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.00%) CCA
7 4 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.00%) MCITP
7 4 (4.00%) VCP5
8 3 (3.00%) CCIE
9 1 (1.00%) HNC
9 1 (1.00%) MCSA
9 1 (1.00%) MCSE
9 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (49.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.00%) vSphere
3 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.00%) Firmware
6 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
6 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.00%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (3.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (41.00%) VMware
2 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.00%) Cisco
4 7 (7.00%) Juniper
5 6 (6.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.00%) Citrix
7 4 (4.00%) Dell
7 4 (4.00%) F5
7 4 (4.00%) IBM
7 4 (4.00%) Radware
7 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.00%) Sage
7 4 (4.00%) TippingPoint
7 4 (4.00%) Veritas
8 3 (3.00%) HP
8 3 (3.00%) Symantec
9 2 (2.00%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.00%) EMC
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle
9 2 (2.00%) Veeam
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