Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,750 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 19 October 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 20 52
Rank change year-on-year -9 +32 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.04% 8.27% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 8.52% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 3
Newport median annual salary £25,750 £22,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.05% +10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,700 £21,000 £16,800
90th Percentile £34,800 £33,500 £30,200
South Wales median annual salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -5.45% +3.77% -3.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 208 270 379
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.27% 97.12% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 193 258 360
Newport median annual salary £42,500 £39,625 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.26% -3.35% +11.48%
10th Percentile £27,650 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Newport

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Newport

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Newport over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Newport region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) IPv4
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Ivanti
6 2 (22.22%) Intranet
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
6 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) Intranet
2 2 (22.22%) IPv4
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
1 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Ivanti
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) VMware