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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 161 167 142
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 58 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 0.50% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.53% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 15 36
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £26,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
5022 3789 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.95% 95.37% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3077 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -2 26 £22,000 -2.22% 3
Bradford +1 21 £27,500 +52.77% 1
Wakefield -12 5 £21,000 +10.52% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £25,000 -
Halifax -4 1 - -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (79.83%) Windows
2 75 (63.03%) Microsoft
3 66 (55.46%) Active Directory
4 62 (52.10%) Windows 7
5 49 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 45 (37.82%) Windows XP
6 45 (37.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (36.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 39 (32.77%) MS Office
9 30 (25.21%) Citrix
10 28 (23.53%) VMware
11 27 (22.69%) MS Exchange
12 24 (20.17%) Internet
13 23 (19.33%) ITIL
14 22 (18.49%) Service Delivery
15 21 (17.65%) DHCP
15 21 (17.65%) DNS
16 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
16 20 (16.81%) LAN
17 17 (14.29%) WAN
18 15 (12.61%) SCCM
18 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (11.76%) Hyper-V
19 14 (11.76%) Finance
20 13 (10.92%) Intranet
21 12 (10.08%) SLA
21 12 (10.08%) Wireless
21 12 (10.08%) Windows 8
22 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
22 11 (9.24%) Blackberry

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 27 (22.69%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.56%) IIS
3 6 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.20%) Apache
5 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.84%) CMS
Applications
1 49 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 39 (32.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Line 500
1 2 (1.68%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) Internet
2 21 (17.65%) DNS
2 21 (17.65%) DHCP
3 20 (16.81%) LAN
3 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
4 17 (14.29%) WAN
5 13 (10.92%) Intranet
6 12 (10.08%) Wireless
7 7 (5.88%) VoIP
8 3 (2.52%) Firewall
9 2 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.68%) MPLS
9 2 (1.68%) SAN
9 2 (1.68%) HTTP
10 1 (0.84%) VPN
10 1 (0.84%) FTP
10 1 (0.84%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.84%) Advertising
3 1 (0.84%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Middleware
1 5 (4.20%) WebCenter
2 4 (3.36%) .NET
3 1 (0.84%) COM
3 1 (0.84%) LAMP
3 1 (0.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.20%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.68%) PDA
5 1 (0.84%) Statistics
5 1 (0.84%) Clustering
5 1 (0.84%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 95 (79.83%) Windows
2 62 (52.10%) Windows 7
3 45 (37.82%) Windows XP
3 45 (37.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (36.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.08%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.04%) Linux
8 5 (4.20%) Android
8 5 (4.20%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.52%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) ITIL
2 22 (18.49%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.04%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.20%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.68%) Business Continuity
6 2 (1.68%) Network Design
6 2 (1.68%) Software Engineering
6 2 (1.68%) CRM
6 2 (1.68%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.68%) Project Management
6 2 (1.68%) Service Management
6 2 (1.68%) Time Management
7 1 (0.84%) Performance Management
7 1 (0.84%) SIEM
7 1 (0.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (0.84%) Line Management
7 1 (0.84%) Fault Management
7 1 (0.84%) People Management
7 1 (0.84%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.20%) SQL
1 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.84%) C#
2 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.84%) VB
2 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.88%) MCITP
3 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.04%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.04%) MCSA
4 5 (4.20%) MCSE
5 4 (3.36%) Degree
6 2 (1.68%) MCP
7 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.84%) CCA
7 1 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (55.46%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.20%) XenApp
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) SCCM
2 5 (4.20%) WSUS
3 1 (0.84%) SCOM
3 1 (0.84%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.84%) Nessus
Vendors
1 75 (63.03%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.21%) Citrix
3 28 (23.53%) VMware
4 10 (8.40%) Avaya
5 7 (5.88%) Apple
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle
6 5 (4.20%) Cisco
6 5 (4.20%) MobileIron
7 4 (3.36%) Sage
8 2 (1.68%) Symantec
8 2 (1.68%) SolidWorks
8 2 (1.68%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.84%) IBM
9 1 (0.84%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.84%) Dell
9 1 (0.84%) EMC
9 1 (0.84%) Intel
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