The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 65 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 21 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.40% 2.36% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.42% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 17
Average salary £25,000 £27,450 £24,075
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.92% +14.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £19,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £36,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Support Engineer
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 South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 866 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.03% 97.19% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 727 696 629
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -9 16 £27,000 -1.63% 1
Doncaster - 3 £23,000 -
Barnsley - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) VMware
3 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
4 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (30.95%) MS Office
8 12 (28.57%) ITIL
8 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (26.19%) SAN
9 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (26.19%) Change Management
9 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (23.81%) Citrix
10 10 (23.81%) SLA
10 10 (23.81%) MCSE
10 10 (23.81%) SQL
11 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 9 (21.43%) DNS
12 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
12 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
12 8 (19.05%) SCOM
12 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
13 7 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (16.67%) UNIX
13 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
14 6 (14.29%) Lync
14 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
14 6 (14.29%) Web Services

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Lync
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Office
2 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) VoIP
6 2 (4.76%) IPv4
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) VLAN
7 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.38%) SSH
7 1 (2.38%) DSL
7 1 (2.38%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
7 1 (2.38%) PSTN
7 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) LINQ
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (78.57%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 7 (16.67%) Linux
6 7 (16.67%) UNIX
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 2000
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
9 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Change Management
3 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Development
7 1 (2.38%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.38%) Time Management
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Service Management
7 1 (2.38%) Process Management
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
7 1 (2.38%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.38%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.38%) High Availability
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
5 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.81%) MCSE
3 6 (14.29%) MCP
4 5 (11.90%) MCSA
5 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.38%) XenServer
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCOM
2 6 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (9.52%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.81%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) IBM
5 4 (9.52%) CommVault
6 3 (7.14%) Dell
6 3 (7.14%) Apple
7 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) EMC
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds