The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 35 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.05% 0.42% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.48% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £28,250 £17,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.42% -25.53%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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 Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 210 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.95% 87.50% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 119 166 137
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Halifax

Support Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC