The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 3 months to 27 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 West / Cornwall
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -22 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 3.03% 19.63% 15.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 21.43% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 15
Median salary £32,500 £23,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.30% +9.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% +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 Cornwall. 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
Cornwall
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 177 98 99
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall 89.39% 91.59% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 137 73 97
Median salary £37,500 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.04% -8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £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 Cornwall

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Cornwall

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Cornwall

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Cornwall over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Cornwall

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Redruth -1 2 £17,750 -13.41%
Newquay - 2 £32,500 -
Helston - 1 £45,000 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cornwall region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) PBX
2 8 (57.14%) VoIP
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WatchGuard
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (57.14%) Office 365
2 8 (57.14%) Driving Licence
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) MCP
6 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (14.29%) ADSL
8 2 (14.29%) Broadband
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
8 2 (14.29%) SSL
8 2 (14.29%) SMTP
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) FTP
8 2 (14.29%) HTTP
8 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 2 (14.29%) Service Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (57.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) PBX
1 8 (57.14%) VoIP
1 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) ADSL
2 2 (14.29%) Broadband
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (14.29%) IMAP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) A+ Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCP
1 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) WatchGuard
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas