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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 69 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.68% 2.74% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.88% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 14
Average salary £26,500 £27,025 £26,975
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.94% +0.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £33,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
813 938 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.48% 95.23% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 729 784 601
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 -10 14 £26,500 -1.94%
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
6 7 (22.58%) .NET
6 7 (22.58%) MySQL
6 7 (22.58%) LAN
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
7 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (19.35%) Firewall
8 5 (16.13%) HP
8 5 (16.13%) IPv4
8 5 (16.13%) PHP
8 5 (16.13%) SLA
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
9 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.90%) MCP
10 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
10 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Change Management
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (9.68%) UNIX

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) WorkSite
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) IPv4
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) Broadband
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) SMS
5 1 (3.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.68%) UNIX
7 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Solaris
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
2 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.68%) Change Management
3 1 (3.23%) Data Security
3 1 (3.23%) Security Management
3 1 (3.23%) Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) Information Security
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Line Management
3 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCP
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) RHCE
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) LPIC
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Cacti
2 2 (6.45%) Opsview
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Sun
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Pega