The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 41 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.68% 1.45% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.69% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
347 295 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.20% 85.76% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 271 202 291
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bradford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (46.67%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Firmware
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) IPsec
4 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (40.00%) Release Management
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Sage
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) VBA
5 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
1 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) IPsec
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) IMAP4
4 2 (13.33%) POP3
5 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.67%) IPv4
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) HSRP
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Fedora
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCA
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Citrix
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Sage
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Riverbed