The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wakefield region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 22 19 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.96% 5.08% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 5.22% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Median salary £35,000 £24,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
101 115 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 97.12% 97.46% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 104 180
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,300 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) SLA
3 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
3 7 (63.64%) Release Management
3 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (63.64%) Change Control
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre Operations
3 7 (63.64%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Biometrics
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Support Engineer 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (27.27%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Control
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre Operations
1 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Release Management
1 7 (63.64%) Server Virtualisation
1 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Progress
3 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard