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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 160 152 154
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 41 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.86% 1.21% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.25% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 57 19
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,800 £18,115
10% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £35,000 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,500 £23,980
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +2.16%
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
4594 4726 3331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 97.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3751 2568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 31 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 31 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 -6 18 £22,500 -4.25% 3
Wakefield +9 7 £20,000 -13.04% 1
Halifax - 7 £22,500 -
Bradford -16 5 £28,000 +1.81%
Brighouse - 2 £17,000 -
Pontefract - 2 £25,000 -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 72 (81.82%) Windows
2 51 (57.95%) Active Directory
3 41 (46.59%) MS Excel
3 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
4 37 (42.05%) VMware
5 30 (34.09%) ITIL
6 24 (27.27%) MS Office
7 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 20 (22.73%) Windows 8
9 18 (20.45%) Internet
10 17 (19.32%) SQL
11 15 (17.05%) Citrix
12 14 (15.91%) Windows XP
12 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
12 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
13 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
14 12 (13.64%) LAN
14 12 (13.64%) WAN
14 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 11 (12.50%) DHCP
16 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
17 9 (10.23%) SLA
17 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
18 8 (9.09%) Android
18 8 (9.09%) Apple iOS
19 7 (7.95%) Degree
19 7 (7.95%) WSUS

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 14 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Moodle
4 1 (1.14%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (46.59%) MS Excel
2 24 (27.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) Internet
2 12 (13.64%) LAN
2 12 (13.64%) WAN
3 11 (12.50%) DHCP
4 10 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.95%) Wireless
6 6 (6.82%) DNS
6 6 (6.82%) VoIP
7 5 (5.68%) SAN
8 3 (3.41%) VPN
9 2 (2.27%) Intranet
9 2 (2.27%) Firewall
10 1 (1.14%) SSH
10 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.14%) FTP
10 1 (1.14%) LDAP
10 1 (1.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.14%) German Language
4 1 (1.14%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.55%) NHS
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 72 (81.82%) Windows
2 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 20 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 14 (15.91%) Windows XP
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.09%) Apple iOS
7 8 (9.09%) Android
8 4 (4.55%) Linux
9 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.41%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.27%) CentOS
11 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) ITIL
2 7 (7.95%) Line Management
3 6 (6.82%) Service Management
4 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.41%) Time Management
5 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.41%) Workflow
5 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.27%) Six Sigma
6 2 (2.27%) Security Management
6 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.14%) High Availability
7 1 (1.14%) Operations Management
7 1 (1.14%) Release Management
7 1 (1.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) VBScript
2 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) A+ Certification
3 5 (5.68%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (3.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (1.14%) MCDST
5 1 (1.14%) HND
5 1 (1.14%) MCSE
5 1 (1.14%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (57.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.68%) VMware Server
5 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) WSUS
1 7 (7.95%) SCCM
2 3 (3.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
2 37 (42.05%) VMware
3 15 (17.05%) Citrix
4 3 (3.41%) Symantec
5 2 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.27%) Splunk
5 2 (2.27%) HP
5 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle
6 1 (1.14%) Dell
6 1 (1.14%) Avaya
6 1 (1.14%) CommVault
6 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.14%) Sage
6 1 (1.14%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.14%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Newton Blue
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago