The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wakefield region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank - 27 29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield - 1.74% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.80% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Median salary - £18,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.75%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
97 111 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.00% 96.52% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 87 101 170
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard