Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £33,934 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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

Support Engineer
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 55 41
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.16% 2.51% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 2.58% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £33,934 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +83.42% -
10th Percentile £29,405 £29,405 £17,750
90th Percentile £38,462 £38,462 £19,250
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £32,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -14.06% +20.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales. 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 281 388 149
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.60% 97.49% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 265 367 143
West Wales median annual salary £39,301 £40,210 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.26% +14.88% +0.24%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £25,050
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,678 £45,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in West Wales

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in West Wales

Support Engineer
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 17 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +16 9 £33,934 -
Support Engineer
Wales

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 West Wales region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) QA
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 9 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 9 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) QA