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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 58 48 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 44 58 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.05% 4.31% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.23% 4.39% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 12
Median salary £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £18,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,500 £38,400
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
1041 1320 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.86% 98.00% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 882 1135 1147
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -1 35 £27,500 +14.58% 1
North Wales +2 6 £24,500 -
West Wales -11 3 £19,000 +2.70%
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 42 (53.16%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
3 25 (31.65%) SLA
3 25 (31.65%) Windows Server
4 20 (25.32%) VMware
5 19 (24.05%) Active Directory
5 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
6 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
7 17 (21.52%) ITIL
8 16 (20.25%) LAN
9 15 (18.99%) WAN
10 14 (17.72%) Avaya
10 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.72%) XenServer
10 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (16.46%) Office 365
11 13 (16.46%) Internet
11 13 (16.46%) Citrix
12 12 (15.19%) Linux
12 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
12 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
13 11 (13.92%) SQL
14 10 (12.66%) PDA
14 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
14 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (11.39%) HTML
15 9 (11.39%) JBoss
16 8 (10.13%) Unix

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 (24.05%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (11.39%) JBoss
5 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.27%) CMS
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.46%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) LAN
2 15 (18.99%) WAN
3 13 (16.46%) Internet
4 8 (10.13%) Firewall
5 7 (8.86%) Broadband
6 6 (7.59%) Ethernet
6 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.33%) VoIP
8 4 (5.06%) SAN
9 3 (3.80%) VPN
10 2 (2.53%) DHCP
10 2 (2.53%) DNS
10 2 (2.53%) NAS
10 2 (2.53%) Wireless
11 1 (1.27%) MPLS
11 1 (1.27%) VLAN
11 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Ant
General
1 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) Advertising
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Back Office
3 1 (1.27%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) HTML
2 7 (8.86%) HTML5
3 5 (6.33%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.27%) CGI
4 1 (1.27%) CSS
4 1 (1.27%) LAMP
4 1 (1.27%) Web Services
4 1 (1.27%) WebRTC
4 1 (1.27%) XHTML
4 1 (1.27%) XML
4 1 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) PDA
2 5 (6.33%) Fat Client
2 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.33%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.16%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Windows Server
3 12 (15.19%) Linux
4 8 (10.13%) Unix
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.86%) Android
5 7 (8.86%) Apple iOS
6 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.33%) Windows 10
7 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) ITIL
2 12 (15.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.13%) High Availability
3 8 (10.13%) Information Security
4 7 (8.86%) Multithreading
4 7 (8.86%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (8.86%) Web Design
5 5 (6.33%) Security Patching
6 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.80%) Application Packaging
7 3 (3.80%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.80%) Service Management
7 3 (3.80%) System Testing
8 2 (2.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.53%) CRM
8 2 (2.53%) ITSM
9 1 (1.27%) Resource Management
9 1 (1.27%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.27%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) Java
3 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.86%) Objective-C
3 7 (8.86%) PHP
4 5 (6.33%) C#
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.53%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.27%) CCNA
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.27%) MCP
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (31.65%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.72%) XenServer
3 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (7.59%) XenApp
5 6 (7.59%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.53%) vSphere
7 1 (1.27%) Firmware
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) SCCM
1 5 (6.33%) SCSM
2 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.32%) VMware
3 14 (17.72%) Avaya
4 13 (16.46%) Citrix
5 8 (10.13%) Dell
6 5 (6.33%) Aastra
6 5 (6.33%) Apple
6 5 (6.33%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.53%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.53%) HP
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle
7 2 (2.53%) Veeam
7 2 (2.53%) Veritas
8 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.27%) F5
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Intel
8 1 (1.27%) Mitel
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
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