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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 65 88 64
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.74% 1.69% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 1.74% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 29
Average salary £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £36,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,950 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.84% -0.16%
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
1289 1265 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.55% 97.16% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1090 1080 1075
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +16 34 £26,250 +11.70% 1
West Wales - 2 - -
North Wales -7 1 £22,500 -5.26%
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 19 (37.25%) Cisco
4 18 (35.29%) Internet
4 18 (35.29%) VMware
5 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
6 14 (27.45%) Firewall
7 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (25.49%) IIS
7 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
9 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
9 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (19.61%) ITIL
10 10 (19.61%) DNS
10 10 (19.61%) SLA
11 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 9 (17.65%) HP
12 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (11.76%) Linux
13 6 (11.76%) IBM
13 6 (11.76%) Citrix
13 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
13 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) IIS
3 11 (21.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.84%) CMS
6 4 (7.84%) Commerce Server
7 3 (5.88%) JBoss
8 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.96%) Apache
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Internet
2 14 (27.45%) Firewall
3 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 10 (19.61%) DNS
5 5 (9.80%) VoIP
6 4 (7.84%) SAN
6 4 (7.84%) NAS
7 3 (5.88%) DSL
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) DHCP
9 1 (1.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Military
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.92%) HTML5
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) PDA
3 2 (3.92%) AS400
3 2 (3.92%) iSeries
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.76%) Linux
4 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 5 (9.80%) UNIX
5 5 (9.80%) Windows XP
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Vista
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.92%) Android
8 2 (3.92%) AIX
9 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.80%) Service Management
3 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.84%) Logistics
4 4 (7.84%) Resource Management
5 3 (5.88%) Network Management
5 3 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
6 2 (3.92%) Time Management
6 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.96%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) ITSM
7 1 (1.96%) Contact Management
7 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.96%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.92%) PHP
2 2 (3.92%) COBOL
2 2 (3.92%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) CCNA
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) SAP Certification
2 4 (7.84%) MCP
2 4 (7.84%) MCSE
2 4 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.80%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Cisco
3 18 (35.29%) VMware
4 9 (17.65%) HP
5 6 (11.76%) IBM
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
6 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.84%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) Veritas
7 4 (7.84%) SAP
7 4 (7.84%) Dell
7 4 (7.84%) Sun
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) Borland
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
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CPS Group
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago