The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bridgend during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 21 19
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 6.67% 3.90% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 4.11% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £27,500 £26,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% -27.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14 73 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 93.33% 94.81% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 56 56
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £15,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Bridgend

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Bridgend

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Bridgend region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware