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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 175 130 168
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 33 93 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.75% 1.93% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.97% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 35
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £35,300 £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
4227 4728 4162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.46% 97.97% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3889 3251
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -22 24 £21,500 -28.33% 3
Huddersfield +15 5 £23,000 -17.85% 1
Wakefield +3 2 £18,250 -37.06% 2
Bradford -24 1 - - 1
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 45 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
3 35 (48.61%) MS Excel
4 34 (47.22%) Windows Server
5 26 (36.11%) Windows 7
6 24 (33.33%) MS Office
7 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
7 21 (29.17%) Windows 8
8 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 19 (26.39%) ITIL
10 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (23.61%) VMware
12 14 (19.44%) SQL
13 13 (18.06%) SLA
13 13 (18.06%) Cisco
14 12 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (15.28%) MCDST
15 11 (15.28%) VPN
16 10 (13.89%) Windows XP
16 10 (13.89%) Citrix
16 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (12.50%) Time Management
17 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (12.50%) LAN
17 9 (12.50%) WAN
18 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
18 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
19 7 (9.72%) SharePoint

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.17%) IIS
4 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.78%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (48.61%) MS Excel
2 24 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.28%) VPN
3 9 (12.50%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) WAN
4 7 (9.72%) Firewall
5 5 (6.94%) Internet
5 5 (6.94%) SAN
5 5 (6.94%) VoIP
6 3 (4.17%) ADSL
6 3 (4.17%) DHCP
6 3 (4.17%) DNS
7 2 (2.78%) Intranet
8 1 (1.39%) Broadband
8 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.39%) Skype
8 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) GIS
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (1.39%) MS Access
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) EDI
3 2 (2.78%) .NET
3 2 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 4 (5.56%) iPad
1 4 (5.56%) iPhone
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 59 (81.94%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 26 (36.11%) Windows 7
4 21 (29.17%) Windows 8
5 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (13.89%) Windows XP
6 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Android
8 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.17%) Unix
9 2 (2.78%) Linux
10 1 (1.39%) AIX
10 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Time Management
3 6 (8.33%) Service Management
4 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.56%) ERP
5 4 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (4.17%) Change Management
6 3 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.78%) ITSM
7 2 (2.78%) Migration
7 2 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.78%) People Management
7 2 (2.78%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) VB
3 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) VBA
4 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.28%) MCDST
3 6 (8.33%) MCP
4 3 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (2.78%) MCSE
5 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) CEH
6 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 45 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.39%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) VMware
3 13 (18.06%) Cisco
4 10 (13.89%) Citrix
5 6 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (4.17%) HP
6 3 (4.17%) NetApp
6 3 (4.17%) Veeam
7 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.78%) Remedy
7 2 (2.78%) Sage
8 1 (1.39%) Adobe
8 1 (1.39%) Apple
8 1 (1.39%) arcserve
8 1 (1.39%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.39%) IBM
8 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ossett, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ossett, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £27500 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 14 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Step Change Debt Charity
Salary: £28k per year
Posted: 24 days ago