Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 41 25
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 4.26% 5.00% 9.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 5.40% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 19
Cornwall median annual salary £30,750 £31,250 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.60% +27.55% +16.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £21,013 £22,000
90th Percentile £32,875 £37,000 £28,750
South West median annual salary £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% -3.51% +6.54%

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 220 278 234
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.62% 92.67% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 161 176 128
Cornwall median annual salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +36.36% -10.57%
10th Percentile £19,750 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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
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 13 December 2018. 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 +7 4 - -
Truro +6 3 £29,500 +31.11%
Bodmin - 2 £32,000 -
St Ives - 1 £32,500 -
Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cornwall region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) ITSM
5 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) User Experience
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Runbook
5 4 (40.00%) Proactive Management
5 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Storage Management
6 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
6 3 (30.00%) G Suite

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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) G Suite
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) 5G
3 1 (10.00%) DWDM
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (10.00%) SDH
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (40.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITSM
1 4 (40.00%) Proactive Management
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (40.00%) Runbook
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Ciena
4 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (10.00%) Huawei
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia