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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 176 149 162
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 27 63 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.58% 1.30% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.35% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 15
Average salary £21,000 £23,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £19,000 £18,486
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.38%
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
4464 4683 3385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.57% 96.46% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3570 3646 2680
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -21 14 £22,500 - 8
Wakefield +16 7 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Bradford -10 3 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Brighouse - 2 £17,000 -
Halifax - 1 - -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 65 (84.42%) Windows
2 48 (62.34%) Active Directory
3 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
4 33 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 29 (37.66%) VMware
6 27 (35.06%) MS Office
6 27 (35.06%) ITIL
7 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
7 19 (24.68%) Windows 8
8 16 (20.78%) Internet
8 16 (20.78%) SQL
9 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
10 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (12.99%) LAN
12 10 (12.99%) WAN
12 10 (12.99%) Citrix
13 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (11.69%) DHCP
13 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
14 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
15 7 (9.09%) Degree
15 7 (9.09%) VoIP
15 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
16 6 (7.79%) SAN
16 6 (7.79%) SLA

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Lync
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 27 (35.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) Internet
2 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.99%) LAN
3 10 (12.99%) WAN
4 9 (11.69%) DHCP
5 7 (9.09%) VoIP
6 6 (7.79%) SAN
6 6 (7.79%) Wireless
7 5 (6.49%) DNS
8 3 (3.90%) VPN
9 2 (2.60%) Broadband
9 2 (2.60%) Firewall
10 1 (1.30%) SSH
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.30%) German Language
4 1 (1.30%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.30%) Games
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) NHS
3 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 65 (84.42%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
2 19 (24.68%) Windows 8
3 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.19%) Android
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.60%) Linux
8 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) ITIL
2 6 (7.79%) Line Management
3 5 (6.49%) Service Management
3 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.90%) Time Management
4 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity
4 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.90%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.60%) People Management
5 2 (2.60%) Change Management
5 2 (2.60%) Six Sigma
5 2 (2.60%) Security Management
6 1 (1.30%) Workflow
6 1 (1.30%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.30%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.30%) ITSM
6 1 (1.30%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) VBScript
2 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 5 (6.49%) A+ Certification
3 5 (6.49%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.90%) MCDST
4 3 (3.90%) MCSA
5 2 (2.60%) MCP
6 1 (1.30%) HND
6 1 (1.30%) MCSE
6 1 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (62.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.39%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.90%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.60%) WSUS
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.66%) VMware
3 10 (12.99%) Citrix
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco
5 3 (3.90%) Symantec
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) Dell
7 1 (1.30%) Avaya
7 1 (1.30%) CommVault
7 1 (1.30%) Sage
7 1 (1.30%) Mitel
7 1 (1.30%) Splunk
7 1 (1.30%) Dell Compellent
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £100 - £140 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Leeds & York Partnership NHS Trust
Salary: Up to £34,800 depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Bluetownonline Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £32,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £24,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago