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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 46 68 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 40 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.07% 2.86% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 2.95% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 22
Median salary £26,000 £27,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £29,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
1257 1354 1299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.36% 96.71% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1143 1109
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +12 43 £26,250 -2.77% 6
North Wales +15 5 £25,000 -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 68 (60.71%) Windows
2 59 (52.68%) Firewall
3 51 (45.54%) VMware
4 50 (44.64%) Windows Server
5 49 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 45 (40.18%) Microsoft
7 36 (32.14%) Cisco
8 34 (30.36%) DNS
9 33 (29.46%) Linux
10 31 (27.68%) MS Excel
11 28 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 26 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (21.43%) ITIL
14 23 (20.54%) DHCP
14 23 (20.54%) Internet
14 23 (20.54%) SLA
15 22 (19.64%) CCNA
16 21 (18.75%) Office 365
16 21 (18.75%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
17 20 (17.86%) SQL
18 19 (16.96%) MS Office
18 19 (16.96%) MS Exchange
18 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (13.39%) Citrix
20 13 (11.61%) NAS
20 13 (11.61%) Incident Management
21 12 (10.71%) HP
21 12 (10.71%) SAN
22 11 (9.82%) VoIP
22 11 (9.82%) SQL Server

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 19 (16.96%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.57%) IIS
2 4 (3.57%) JBoss
3 3 (2.68%) CMS
3 3 (2.68%) Commerce Server
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (27.68%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.96%) MS Office
3 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (52.68%) Firewall
2 34 (30.36%) DNS
3 28 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 23 (20.54%) DHCP
4 23 (20.54%) Internet
5 21 (18.75%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 13 (11.61%) NAS
7 12 (10.71%) SAN
8 11 (9.82%) VoIP
9 10 (8.93%) LAN
10 9 (8.04%) PBX
11 8 (7.14%) WAN
12 6 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (5.36%) VPN
13 5 (4.46%) FTP
14 4 (3.57%) VLAN
15 3 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
16 2 (1.79%) BGP
16 2 (1.79%) HSRP
16 2 (1.79%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (5.36%) Finance
1 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.57%) Electronics
2 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.57%) Military
3 3 (2.68%) Back Office
4 2 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.46%) .NET
2 4 (3.57%) HTML
2 4 (3.57%) HTML5
3 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.68%) CGI
4 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.36%) PMI
4 5 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.46%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.57%) PDA
5 4 (3.57%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (60.71%) Windows
2 50 (44.64%) Windows Server
3 33 (29.46%) Linux
4 9 (8.04%) AIX
5 7 (6.25%) Mac OS X
5 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.46%) Unix
8 4 (3.57%) Android
8 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.43%) ITIL
2 13 (11.61%) Incident Management
3 9 (8.04%) High Availability
4 8 (7.14%) Logistics
5 6 (5.36%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (4.46%) Service Management
7 4 (3.57%) ERP
7 4 (3.57%) Multithreading
7 4 (3.57%) Product Management
7 4 (3.57%) Project Management
7 4 (3.57%) Requirements Management
7 4 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (2.68%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.68%) Resource Management
8 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.79%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (1.79%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.79%) System Testing
10 1 (0.89%) ITIL V3
10 1 (0.89%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (3.57%) Java
2 4 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.57%) Objective-C
2 4 (3.57%) PHP
3 2 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (19.64%) CCNA
3 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (9.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (8.04%) MCSE
6 7 (6.25%) Degree
7 6 (5.36%) PMI Certification
8 5 (4.46%) MCSA
8 5 (4.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.57%) CCNP
9 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.68%) MCP
11 1 (0.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.54%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (8.04%) Tivoli
1 9 (8.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 51 (45.54%) VMware
2 45 (40.18%) Microsoft
3 36 (32.14%) Cisco
4 15 (13.39%) Citrix
5 12 (10.71%) HP
6 7 (6.25%) Dell
6 7 (6.25%) Sage
7 6 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.36%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.68%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.68%) Symantec
9 3 (2.68%) Veritas
9 3 (2.68%) Virgin Media
10 2 (1.79%) F5
10 2 (1.79%) Radware
10 2 (1.79%) TippingPoint
11 1 (0.89%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.89%) Juniper
11 1 (0.89%) Wyse
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