The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 35 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.45% 1.06% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.09% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £28,000 £25,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% -1.92%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Support Engineer
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
219 92 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 98.21% 97.87% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 188 78 117
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk