The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Support Engineer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.42% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 695 1098 1214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.48% 98.21% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 598 961 1033
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in South Wales

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in South Wales

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £32,750 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Senior Support Engineer
Wales

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior 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 South Wales region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) F5

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IGRP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago