Period
to 21 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cornwall during the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +23 -2 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 6.77% 4.44% 4.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.77% 4.96% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 14
Cornwall median annual salary £24,000 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.64% -9.23% +32.65%
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £24,500 £32,700 £37,000
South West median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -1.79%

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 133 262 301
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 89.42% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 102 181 216
Cornwall median annual salary £35,125 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.51% -16.00% +36.36%
10th Percentile £22,050 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £41,250 £55,000
South West median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -

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 21 October 2019. 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 +17 4 - -
Redruth - 4 £24,000 -
Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Proactive Maintenance
2 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) MCSA
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux

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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) ADSL
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Driving Licence
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
1 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Proactive Maintenance
2 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) CRM
3 4 (44.44%) Decision-Making
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) ITSM
3 4 (44.44%) Proactive Management
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) Product Roadmap
3 4 (44.44%) Runbook
3 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSA
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) A+ Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) WatchGuard
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco