The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 26 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.79% 1.14% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 1.26% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £20,000 £23,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,980
% change year-on-year
- +0.08%
IT Support
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 Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
120 159 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 99.17% 90.34% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 112 108 97
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

IT Support
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Wakefield

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
2 1 (8.33%) Polish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
2 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago