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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 153 171 148
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 58 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 0.52% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.54% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 44 15 33
Average salary £25,000 £20,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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
5021 3699 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.08% 95.34% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3951 3027 3032
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 20 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 20 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 -6 27 £22,000 -2.22% 4
Bradford -3 19 £28,000 +55.55% 2
Wakefield -9 5 £21,000 +10.52% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £25,000 -
Halifax -6 1 - -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 94 (78.33%) Windows
2 78 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 69 (57.50%) Active Directory
4 62 (51.67%) Windows 7
5 49 (40.83%) MS Excel
6 45 (37.50%) Windows XP
6 45 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (31.67%) MS Office
9 30 (25.00%) Citrix
10 27 (22.50%) VMware
10 27 (22.50%) MS Exchange
11 24 (20.00%) ITIL
11 24 (20.00%) Internet
12 22 (18.33%) DNS
12 22 (18.33%) DHCP
13 21 (17.50%) LAN
13 21 (17.50%) Service Delivery
14 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
15 18 (15.00%) WAN
16 16 (13.33%) SCCM
17 14 (11.67%) Finance
17 14 (11.67%) Hyper-V
17 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (10.00%) Windows 8
18 12 (10.00%) SLA
18 12 (10.00%) Intranet
18 12 (10.00%) Blackberry
19 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (9.17%) Wireless

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.33%) IIS
3 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.00%) Apache
5 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 49 (40.83%) MS Excel
2 38 (31.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Line 500
1 2 (1.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.00%) Internet
2 22 (18.33%) DNS
2 22 (18.33%) DHCP
3 21 (17.50%) LAN
4 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (15.00%) WAN
6 12 (10.00%) Intranet
7 11 (9.17%) Wireless
8 7 (5.83%) VoIP
9 3 (2.50%) Firewall
10 2 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.67%) MPLS
10 2 (1.67%) SAN
10 2 (1.67%) HTTP
11 1 (0.83%) VPN
11 1 (0.83%) FTP
11 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (11.67%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.83%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) Middleware
2 5 (4.17%) WebCenter
3 4 (3.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.83%) COM
4 1 (0.83%) LAMP
4 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) PDA
4 1 (0.83%) Statistics
4 1 (0.83%) Clustering
4 1 (0.83%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (78.33%) Windows
2 62 (51.67%) Windows 7
3 45 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 45 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.83%) Linux
8 6 (5.00%) Mac OS
9 5 (4.17%) Android
9 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.50%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.00%) ITIL
2 21 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 3 (2.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (2.50%) Project Management
6 2 (1.67%) Service Management
6 2 (1.67%) CRM
6 2 (1.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (1.67%) Network Design
6 2 (1.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (1.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.67%) Time Management
7 1 (0.83%) Performance Management
7 1 (0.83%) Network Management
7 1 (0.83%) SIEM
7 1 (0.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (0.83%) Line Management
7 1 (0.83%) People Management
7 1 (0.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.17%) SQL
1 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.83%) C#
2 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.83%) VB
2 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.83%) MCITP
3 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.00%) MCSA
4 5 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (1.67%) MCP
5 2 (1.67%) Degree
6 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.83%) CCA
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (57.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.17%) XenApp
6 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (13.33%) SCCM
2 5 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (0.83%) SCOM
3 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.83%) Nessus
Vendors
1 78 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (25.00%) Citrix
3 27 (22.50%) VMware
4 10 (8.33%) Avaya
5 7 (5.83%) Apple
6 6 (5.00%) Oracle
7 5 (4.17%) Cisco
7 5 (4.17%) MobileIron
8 4 (3.33%) Sage
9 2 (1.67%) Symantec
9 2 (1.67%) SolidWorks
9 2 (1.67%) Kaspersky
10 1 (0.83%) IBM
10 1 (0.83%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.83%) Dell
10 1 (0.83%) EMC
10 1 (0.83%) Intel
Bradford, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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RM Education
Salary: £15k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
TJX
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago