The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 84 100
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.23% 0.93% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.94% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 1
Median salary - £27,500 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -4.61% +3.17%  

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 827 1171 1170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.84% 98.57% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1004 1021
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in South Wales

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in South Wales

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Caerphilly - 2 - -
Technical Support Engineer
Wales

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Technical 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix