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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 145 166 153
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 64 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.28% 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.55% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 16 24
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 £19,000 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.93%
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
4844 3485 3729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.55% 94.86% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3780 2782 3107
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -7 38 £23,000 +5.74% 4
Bradford +2 13 £28,000 +55.55% 3
Huddersfield - 3 £25,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £22,500 - 1
Mirfield - 1 £18,500 -
Keighley - 1 £27,500 -
Castleford - 1 £26,000 -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 89 (76.72%) Windows
2 77 (66.38%) Microsoft
3 67 (57.76%) Active Directory
4 58 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 46 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (37.07%) MS Office
6 43 (37.07%) MS Excel
7 40 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (29.31%) Windows XP
9 29 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 27 (23.28%) Citrix
11 24 (20.69%) DNS
11 24 (20.69%) DHCP
12 21 (18.10%) TCP/IP
13 20 (17.24%) ITIL
13 20 (17.24%) VMware
14 19 (16.38%) Internet
15 18 (15.52%) LAN
16 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
16 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
16 16 (13.79%) Hyper-V
17 15 (12.93%) WAN
17 15 (12.93%) SCCM
18 13 (11.21%) Office 365
19 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
19 12 (10.34%) Blackberry
20 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
20 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
21 10 (8.62%) Finance
21 10 (8.62%) Windows 8

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 29 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 9 (7.76%) IIS
4 8 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.17%) Apache
5 6 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.86%) CMS
7 1 (0.86%) Lync
Applications
1 43 (37.07%) MS Office
1 43 (37.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.72%) Line 500
2 2 (1.72%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.69%) DHCP
1 24 (20.69%) DNS
2 21 (18.10%) TCP/IP
3 19 (16.38%) Internet
4 18 (15.52%) LAN
5 15 (12.93%) WAN
6 7 (6.03%) Intranet
7 6 (5.17%) VoIP
7 6 (5.17%) Wireless
8 3 (2.59%) VLAN
8 3 (2.59%) VPN
9 2 (1.72%) HTTP
9 2 (1.72%) Firewall
9 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.72%) SAN
10 1 (0.86%) Extranet
10 1 (0.86%) MPLS
10 1 (0.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (8.62%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
4 1 (0.86%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) Middleware
2 5 (4.31%) WebCenter
3 4 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (0.86%) COM
4 1 (0.86%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) XSL
4 1 (0.86%) HTML
4 1 (0.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.72%) PDA
4 1 (0.86%) Statistics
4 1 (0.86%) Clustering
4 1 (0.86%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 89 (76.72%) Windows
2 58 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 46 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (29.31%) Windows XP
6 12 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (8.62%) Windows 8
8 7 (6.03%) Linux
9 6 (5.17%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.59%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.59%) Android
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.24%) ITIL
2 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
4 3 (2.59%) Data Protection
4 3 (2.59%) ERP
4 3 (2.59%) Project Management
4 3 (2.59%) Asset Management
4 3 (2.59%) Problem Management
4 3 (2.59%) Time Management
5 2 (1.72%) CRM
5 2 (1.72%) Workflow
5 2 (1.72%) Migration
5 2 (1.72%) Business Continuity
5 2 (1.72%) Software Engineering
5 2 (1.72%) Configuration Management
5 2 (1.72%) Line Management
6 1 (0.86%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (0.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (0.86%) Network Management
6 1 (0.86%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.45%) SQL
2 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.86%) C#
3 1 (0.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.17%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.31%) MCITP
4 4 (3.45%) MCSA
5 3 (2.59%) MCSE
6 2 (1.72%) MCP
6 2 (1.72%) Degree
7 1 (0.86%) MCDST
7 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.86%) CCA
7 1 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 67 (57.76%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.79%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.31%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.59%) XenApp
6 3 (2.59%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) WSUS
3 1 (0.86%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 77 (66.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (23.28%) Citrix
3 20 (17.24%) VMware
4 9 (7.76%) Avaya
5 7 (6.03%) Apple
6 6 (5.17%) Oracle
7 4 (3.45%) Cisco
7 4 (3.45%) Sage
8 3 (2.59%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.72%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.72%) Symantec
9 2 (1.72%) SolidWorks
10 1 (0.86%) Dell
10 1 (0.86%) EMC
10 1 (0.86%) Intel
10 1 (0.86%) IBM
10 1 (0.86%) SonicWALL
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £16k - 22k per year + Mileage
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £26,983 to £29,023 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 12 days ago