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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 160 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 50 63 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.07% 1.28% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.32% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 40 59 24
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,900 £18,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,500 £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,980
% change year-on-year
- +0.08%
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
4520 4775 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.71% 96.91% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3818 2590
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -16 22 £21,000 -14.28% 4
Halifax - 12 £22,500 -
Wakefield +5 8 £21,000 -8.69% 2
Pontefract - 3 £25,000 -
Bradford - 3 - -
Brighouse - 1 £17,000 - 1
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 91 (83.49%) Windows
2 65 (59.63%) Active Directory
3 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
4 51 (46.79%) MS Excel
5 45 (41.28%) VMware
6 40 (36.70%) ITIL
6 40 (36.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (27.52%) Windows 8
8 27 (24.77%) Windows 7
8 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (24.77%) Internet
9 26 (23.85%) Windows XP
10 24 (22.02%) MS Office
11 22 (20.18%) Citrix
12 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
13 17 (15.60%) DHCP
14 16 (14.68%) SQL
15 15 (13.76%) LAN
15 15 (13.76%) WAN
15 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
16 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
16 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (11.01%) Problem Management
17 12 (11.01%) Wireless
17 12 (11.01%) Finance
17 12 (11.01%) SLA
17 12 (11.01%) Blackberry
18 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
18 11 (10.09%) PowerShell

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (15.60%) MS Exchange
2 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.92%) Moodle
5 1 (0.92%) Lync
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 51 (46.79%) MS Excel
2 24 (22.02%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Office 365
1 1 (0.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.77%) Internet
2 17 (15.60%) DHCP
3 15 (13.76%) LAN
3 15 (13.76%) WAN
4 12 (11.01%) Wireless
5 10 (9.17%) DNS
6 9 (8.26%) VoIP
6 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
7 7 (6.42%) Intranet
8 5 (4.59%) SAN
9 3 (2.75%) VPN
10 1 (0.92%) FTP
10 1 (0.92%) HTTP
10 1 (0.92%) LDAP
10 1 (0.92%) Broadband
10 1 (0.92%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.92%) SSH
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (11.01%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.75%) Retail
4 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Games
5 1 (0.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) German Language
5 1 (0.92%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.59%) NHS
4 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 91 (83.49%) Windows
2 40 (36.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (27.52%) Windows 8
4 27 (24.77%) Windows 7
4 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (23.85%) Windows XP
6 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.42%) Android
8 6 (5.50%) Linux
9 4 (3.67%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.92%) UNIX
11 1 (0.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) ITIL
2 12 (11.01%) Problem Management
3 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
4 9 (8.26%) Line Management
5 6 (5.50%) Service Management
6 4 (3.67%) Workflow
6 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.75%) Security Management
7 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (2.75%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (2.75%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.75%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.83%) Six Sigma
8 2 (1.83%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.92%) High Availability
9 1 (0.92%) People Management
9 1 (0.92%) Configuration Management
9 1 (0.92%) CRM
9 1 (0.92%) Process Management
9 1 (0.92%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) SQL
2 11 (10.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.67%) VBScript
4 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.34%) Degree
3 6 (5.50%) A+ Certification
4 5 (4.59%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (3.67%) MCSA
6 2 (1.83%) MCSE
7 1 (0.92%) MCP
7 1 (0.92%) MCDST
7 1 (0.92%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.92%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.01%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (59.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
3 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.42%) VMware Server
5 6 (5.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.83%) vSphere
8 1 (0.92%) XenApp
8 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) WSUS
1 6 (5.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
2 45 (41.28%) VMware
3 22 (20.18%) Citrix
4 3 (2.75%) Splunk
5 2 (1.83%) HP
5 2 (1.83%) Dell
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco
6 1 (0.92%) Avaya
6 1 (0.92%) CommVault
6 1 (0.92%) Informatica
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.92%) Symantec
6 1 (0.92%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (0.92%) Mitel
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: £20,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighouse
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago