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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 150 173 157
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 46 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 0.85% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.88% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 27
Average salary £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £19,000 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £28,400 £26,150
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,750 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -1.04%
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
4566 4894 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.25% 96.51% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3594 3989 2946
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 £26,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -4 23 £21,825 +3.48% 7
Halifax +29 10 £22,500 +28.57% 1
Bradford -11 7 £18,250 -42.96% 2
Pontefract - 3 £25,000 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £27,500 -
Castleford - 1 £30,000 -
IT Support
Yorkshire

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 95 (86.36%) Windows
2 69 (62.73%) Active Directory
3 68 (61.82%) Microsoft
4 67 (60.91%) MS Excel
5 60 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (44.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (41.82%) VMware
8 41 (37.27%) Internet
9 40 (36.36%) Windows 7
10 38 (34.55%) Windows XP
10 38 (34.55%) ITIL
11 32 (29.09%) Citrix
12 27 (24.55%) Windows 8
13 25 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (20.91%) WAN
14 23 (20.91%) LAN
15 21 (19.09%) MS Exchange
15 21 (19.09%) Blackberry
16 20 (18.18%) DHCP
16 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
17 18 (16.36%) Problem Management
17 18 (16.36%) Wireless
18 15 (13.64%) Finance
18 15 (13.64%) Intranet
18 15 (13.64%) PowerShell
19 13 (11.82%) Hyper-V
19 13 (11.82%) DNS
19 13 (11.82%) MS Office
20 12 (10.91%) SQL
21 11 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 21 (19.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.73%) IIS
3 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.82%) Moodle
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 67 (60.91%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 41 (37.27%) Internet
2 23 (20.91%) WAN
2 23 (20.91%) LAN
3 20 (18.18%) DHCP
4 18 (16.36%) Wireless
5 15 (13.64%) Intranet
6 13 (11.82%) DNS
7 5 (4.55%) SAN
7 5 (4.55%) VoIP
8 4 (3.64%) VPN
9 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.73%) Firewall
10 1 (0.91%) LDAP
10 1 (0.91%) FTP
10 1 (0.91%) HTTP
10 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.91%) SSH
10 1 (0.91%) Network Security
10 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.73%) Advertising
3 2 (1.82%) Legal
3 2 (1.82%) Retail
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) German Language
4 1 (0.91%) Polish Language
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.91%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.91%) PKI
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.91%) iPhone
4 1 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 95 (86.36%) Windows
2 60 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (44.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 38 (34.55%) Windows XP
6 27 (24.55%) Windows 8
7 25 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (7.27%) Apple iOS
8 8 (7.27%) Android
9 6 (5.45%) Linux
10 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.73%) CentOS
12 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.91%) UNIX
12 1 (0.91%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (34.55%) ITIL
2 20 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 18 (16.36%) Problem Management
4 7 (6.36%) Line Management
4 7 (6.36%) Service Management
5 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (3.64%) Security Management
6 4 (3.64%) Workflow
7 3 (2.73%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.82%) Six Sigma
8 2 (1.82%) Data Protection
9 1 (0.91%) Information Assurance
9 1 (0.91%) Network Architecture
9 1 (0.91%) High Availability
9 1 (0.91%) People Management
9 1 (0.91%) Release Management
9 1 (0.91%) Configuration Management
9 1 (0.91%) CRM
9 1 (0.91%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 12 (10.91%) SQL
3 3 (2.73%) VBScript
4 1 (0.91%) VB
4 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.36%) Degree
3 5 (4.55%) MCSA
4 3 (2.73%) MCSE
5 2 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (0.91%) HND
6 1 (0.91%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (0.91%) CCNA
6 1 (0.91%) CCA
6 1 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.91%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (62.73%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.82%) Hyper-V
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.27%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.73%) XenApp
6 3 (2.73%) vSphere
7 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) WSUS
1 8 (7.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (61.82%) Microsoft
2 46 (41.82%) VMware
3 32 (29.09%) Citrix
4 3 (2.73%) Splunk
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco
5 2 (1.82%) HP
5 2 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (0.91%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.91%) CommVault
6 1 (0.91%) Informatica
6 1 (0.91%) NetApp
6 1 (0.91%) Lotus
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £29,000 plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Start Your New Career Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago