The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 24 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.88% 15.23% 12.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 15.65% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 10
Average salary £21,500 £26,000 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.30% +28.39%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
105 147 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 92.92% 97.35% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 94 134 74
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Wakefield

Support Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL