The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 3 months to 28 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 Wales / Newport
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 35 30
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 5.88% 0.52% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.09% 0.53% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Median salary £22,000 £20,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £19,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £25,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -1.66% +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 Newport. 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
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 115 190 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 96.64% 99.48% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 475 614 815
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +21.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,292 £47,000 £60,175
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newport region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) VirtualBox
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 10
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VirtualBox
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware