The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 98 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.51% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £27,500 £23,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Technical 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
1340 1277 1237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.89% 96.30% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1093 1098
Average salary £35,369 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Wales region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 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 - 7 £27,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
2 5 (55.56%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) LAN

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
2 5 (55.56%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Borland
2 1 (11.11%) Sage