The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 155 177 145
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 48 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 0.89% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.92% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 42 27
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £19,050 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,000 £25,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
IT Support
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 West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4378 4993 3480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.97% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 4101 2764
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

IT Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 21 £21,750 -7.44% 6
Halifax - 13 £22,500 - 1
Bradford -11 4 £17,500 -45.31% 1
Pontefract - 4 £25,000 - 1
Wakefield - 4 £22,000 - 2
Castleford - 1 £30,000 - 1
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 95 (85.59%) Windows
2 67 (60.36%) Active Directory
3 61 (54.95%) Microsoft
4 59 (53.15%) MS Excel
5 51 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (40.54%) VMware
7 40 (36.04%) ITIL
7 40 (36.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (30.63%) Windows XP
8 34 (30.63%) Windows 7
9 33 (29.73%) Internet
10 32 (28.83%) Windows 8
11 26 (23.42%) Citrix
12 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (17.12%) DHCP
14 18 (16.22%) MS Exchange
15 17 (15.32%) LAN
15 17 (15.32%) WAN
15 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
16 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
16 16 (14.41%) Service Delivery
16 16 (14.41%) Finance
17 15 (13.51%) Wireless
17 15 (13.51%) Blackberry
17 15 (13.51%) MS Office
17 15 (13.51%) SQL
18 12 (10.81%) SharePoint
18 12 (10.81%) DNS
18 12 (10.81%) Hyper-V
19 11 (9.91%) Microsoft App-V

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) Lync
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.90%) Moodle
5 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 59 (53.15%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 33 (29.73%) Internet
2 19 (17.12%) DHCP
3 17 (15.32%) LAN
3 17 (15.32%) WAN
4 15 (13.51%) Wireless
5 12 (10.81%) DNS
6 11 (9.91%) Intranet
7 6 (5.41%) VoIP
8 5 (4.50%) SAN
9 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.60%) VPN
10 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.90%) SSH
10 1 (0.90%) Firewall
10 1 (0.90%) LDAP
10 1 (0.90%) FTP
10 1 (0.90%) HTTP
10 1 (0.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 16 (14.41%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (1.80%) Legal
3 2 (1.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Marketing
4 1 (0.90%) German Language
4 1 (0.90%) Polish Language
4 1 (0.90%) Games
4 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 11 (9.91%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) PKI
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 95 (85.59%) Windows
2 51 (45.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (36.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (30.63%) Windows XP
4 34 (30.63%) Windows 7
5 32 (28.83%) Windows 8
6 22 (19.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (5.41%) Linux
7 6 (5.41%) Android
7 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.70%) CentOS
10 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.90%) AIX
10 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) ITIL
2 17 (15.32%) Problem Management
3 16 (14.41%) Service Delivery
4 9 (8.11%) Line Management
5 6 (5.41%) Service Management
6 4 (3.60%) Security Management
6 4 (3.60%) Workflow
6 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.80%) Six Sigma
8 2 (1.80%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.80%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.80%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (0.90%) High Availability
9 1 (0.90%) People Management
9 1 (0.90%) Release Management
9 1 (0.90%) Operations Management
9 1 (0.90%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.90%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
2 15 (13.51%) SQL
3 4 (3.60%) VBScript
4 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.41%) A+ Certification
3 5 (4.50%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (3.60%) MCSA
5 2 (1.80%) MCSE
6 1 (0.90%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (0.90%) MCP
6 1 (0.90%) HND
6 1 (0.90%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (60.36%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.21%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.70%) XenApp
7 2 (1.80%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.80%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) WSUS
1 6 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 61 (54.95%) Microsoft
2 45 (40.54%) VMware
3 26 (23.42%) Citrix
4 3 (2.70%) Splunk
5 2 (1.80%) HP
5 2 (1.80%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco
6 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.90%) CommVault
6 1 (0.90%) Informatica
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
Castleford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighouse, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wetherby
Technical Prospects
Salary: £17,000 - £18,000 Basic Salary
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Eclipse Legal Systems
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Pontefract
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 23 days ago