Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 3.30% 1.97% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 2.06% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Newport median annual salary £30,500 £22,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.64% -35.29% +74.36%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £41,825 £23,750 £36,000
South Wales median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +4.00%

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 204 291 426
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 95.72% 99.30%
Number of salaries quoted 188 273 395
Newport median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £28,025 £22,500 £23,425
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £60,000
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% +1.35%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Intel
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Intel
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) SAP