Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 26 23
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 4.00% 9.89% 8.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 11.34% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 13
Cornwall median annual salary £31,250 £25,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +19.05% -16.00%
10th Percentile £21,013 £22,600 £17,250
90th Percentile £37,000 £28,750 £21,950
South West median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -1.79% +5.66% -1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cornwall. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies in Cornwall with a recognized job title 281 247 142
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 87.28% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 190 137 129
Cornwall median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £18,900
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newquay +6 4 £27,500 - 1
St Austell - 4 £37,000 -
Truro -2 2 £22,500 -18.18%
Redruth 0 1 £19,250 -21.43%
Camborne - 1 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 5 (41.67%) VoIP
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) NETGEAR
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) FMCG
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) Life Science
4 4 (33.33%) Meraki
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) WatchGuard
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) VoIP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (8.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Power BI
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) FMCG
1 4 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Change Management
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) ITSM
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Proactive Management
1 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) AWK
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) sed
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCP
5 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Meraki
3 4 (33.33%) NETGEAR
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle