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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 45 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.14% 3.34% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 3.53% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Average salary £36,750 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £26,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
342 312 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.16% 94.83% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 250 240 279
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 2015, 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 18 (94.74%) Citrix
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
4 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (42.11%) Problem Management
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Firmware
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
6 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) VPN
6 7 (36.84%) IPsec
6 7 (36.84%) Release Management
6 7 (36.84%) XenApp
6 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
7 6 (31.58%) SCCM
7 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) IPv4
8 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
8 5 (26.32%) Apple

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (36.84%) VPN
2 7 (36.84%) IPsec
3 5 (26.32%) IPv4
3 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
3 5 (26.32%) HSRP
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.53%) Android
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Problem Management
2 7 (36.84%) Release Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCITP
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCNP
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Firmware
4 7 (36.84%) XenApp
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Citrix
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Apple
5 4 (21.05%) MobileIron
5 4 (21.05%) Riverbed