The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 135 132 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 75 42 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.50% 1.15% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 1.22% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 41 60
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Support Engineer
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
4823 3434 3604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.63% 94.31% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3793 2695 2997
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 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 48 £30,000 -3.22% 8
Bradford -2 6 £35,000 +75.00%
Cleckheaton - 5 £24,000 -
Wakefield -3 3 £22,500 -2.17% 1
Pontefract +9 1 £28,500 +23.91%
Huddersfield -1 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 99 (66.89%) Windows
2 92 (62.16%) Microsoft
3 81 (54.73%) Active Directory
4 63 (42.57%) MS Excel
5 58 (39.19%) Citrix
6 57 (38.51%) MS Exchange
7 39 (26.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (25.68%) Firewall
8 38 (25.68%) VMware
9 35 (23.65%) TCP/IP
10 31 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (20.27%) LAN
12 29 (19.59%) ITIL
12 29 (19.59%) WAN
13 27 (18.24%) DNS
13 27 (18.24%) Cisco
14 26 (17.57%) SCCM
15 25 (16.89%) MS Office
16 22 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (14.19%) Windows XP
17 21 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
17 21 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2010
18 19 (12.84%) CCNA
18 19 (12.84%) VPN
19 17 (11.49%) Office 365
19 17 (11.49%) Symantec
19 17 (11.49%) SLA
19 17 (11.49%) DHCP
19 17 (11.49%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (38.51%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (6.76%) IIS
7 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.05%) Apache
8 6 (4.05%) Lync
9 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.68%) WinCC
Applications
1 63 (42.57%) MS Excel
2 25 (16.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.68%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.49%) Office 365
2 3 (2.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (25.68%) Firewall
2 35 (23.65%) TCP/IP
3 30 (20.27%) LAN
4 29 (19.59%) WAN
5 27 (18.24%) DNS
6 19 (12.84%) VPN
7 17 (11.49%) DHCP
8 14 (9.46%) VoIP
9 12 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (7.43%) NetScaler
11 9 (6.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (6.08%) Network Security
12 8 (5.41%) IPsec
12 8 (5.41%) SAN
13 6 (4.05%) Internet
13 6 (4.05%) BGP
14 5 (3.38%) Broadband
15 4 (2.70%) Wireless
15 4 (2.70%) Unified Communications
16 3 (2.03%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.38%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) MySQL
5 1 (0.68%) DB2
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (8.11%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) .NET
2 6 (4.05%) Middleware
3 4 (2.70%) LAMP
4 3 (2.03%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.68%) WCF
5 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.73%) Firmware
2 4 (2.70%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.03%) IVR
4 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.35%) Clustering
4 2 (1.35%) GIS
4 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Animation
5 1 (0.68%) SCADA
5 1 (0.68%) iPhone
5 1 (0.68%) Open Source
5 1 (0.68%) iPad
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 99 (66.89%) Windows
2 39 (26.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (14.19%) Windows XP
5 16 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 14 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (7.43%) Linux
8 8 (5.41%) UNIX
9 6 (4.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.35%) Fedora
12 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.59%) ITIL
2 8 (5.41%) Problem Management
3 7 (4.73%) Release Management
3 7 (4.73%) Time Management
3 7 (4.73%) Migration
4 5 (3.38%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (3.38%) Change Management
5 4 (2.70%) ITSM
5 4 (2.70%) Service Management
5 4 (2.70%) ERP
5 4 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.03%) CRM
7 2 (1.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.35%) Network Management
7 2 (1.35%) Data Management
7 2 (1.35%) Data Analysis
8 1 (0.68%) Asset Management
8 1 (0.68%) High Availability
8 1 (0.68%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.49%) SQL
2 5 (3.38%) VB.NET
2 5 (3.38%) VBA
3 2 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) Java
4 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (14.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (12.84%) CCNA
4 16 (10.81%) MCSE
5 15 (10.14%) CCNP
6 12 (8.11%) MCSA
6 12 (8.11%) CCA
6 12 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (6.08%) CCAA
7 9 (6.08%) CCEA
7 9 (6.08%) MCP
8 8 (5.41%) MCITP
9 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.70%) CCVP
11 3 (2.03%) CCIE
12 2 (1.35%) CCSP
12 2 (1.35%) CCDA
12 2 (1.35%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 81 (54.73%) Active Directory
2 21 (14.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.14%) Hyper-V
3 15 (10.14%) XenApp
4 10 (6.76%) NDS
5 9 (6.08%) XenDesktop
5 9 (6.08%) VMware ESX
6 7 (4.73%) vSphere
7 4 (2.70%) XenServer
7 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (17.57%) SCCM
2 7 (4.73%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (3.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (3.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (3.38%) XenMobile
4 4 (2.70%) SCOM
5 3 (2.03%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 92 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 58 (39.19%) Citrix
3 38 (25.68%) VMware
4 27 (18.24%) Cisco
5 17 (11.49%) Symantec
6 7 (4.73%) Apple
6 7 (4.73%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.05%) Sage
8 5 (3.38%) Fortinet
8 5 (3.38%) Oracle
9 4 (2.70%) Dell
9 4 (2.70%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.03%) Google
10 3 (2.03%) Postini
11 2 (1.35%) Avaya
11 2 (1.35%) EMC
11 2 (1.35%) IBM
11 2 (1.35%) HP
11 2 (1.35%) F5
11 2 (1.35%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16k - £18.5k per annum + £4k car allow/car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + £4k car allow/car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago