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 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
Support Engineer
Rank 122 130 107
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 91 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.81% 1.50% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.88% 1.58% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 57
Average salary £28,750 £27,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
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%

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 15 September 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 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 -10 59 £31,500 +14.54% 7
Bradford -6 10 £35,000 +28.44% 2
Cleckheaton - 5 £24,000 -
Huddersfield +4 3 £25,000 -
Wakefield -12 2 £22,500 -2.17% 1
Pontefract +6 1 £28,500 +23.91%
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
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 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.

1 105 (66.46%) Windows
2 91 (57.59%) Microsoft
3 84 (53.16%) Active Directory
4 67 (42.41%) MS Excel
5 62 (39.24%) MS Exchange
6 59 (37.34%) Citrix
7 45 (28.48%) TCP/IP
8 42 (26.58%) VMware
9 41 (25.95%) Firewall
10 39 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (24.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 34 (21.52%) ITIL
13 33 (20.89%) LAN
14 32 (20.25%) WAN
15 29 (18.35%) DNS
16 28 (17.72%) MS Office
17 27 (17.09%) Cisco
18 24 (15.19%) SCCM
19 23 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
20 22 (13.92%) Windows 7
20 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
21 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (13.29%) Windows XP
22 19 (12.03%) Symantec
22 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
22 19 (12.03%) CCNA
23 18 (11.39%) VPN
23 18 (11.39%) DHCP
23 18 (11.39%) XenApp

Support Engineer
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 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 62 (39.24%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.59%) IIS
5 8 (5.06%) Apache
6 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.43%) Lync
6 7 (4.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 67 (42.41%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Line 500
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Office 365
2 3 (1.90%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (28.48%) TCP/IP
2 41 (25.95%) Firewall
3 33 (20.89%) LAN
4 32 (20.25%) WAN
5 29 (18.35%) DNS
6 18 (11.39%) VPN
6 18 (11.39%) DHCP
7 16 (10.13%) VoIP
8 12 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (6.96%) Network Security
9 11 (6.96%) NetScaler
10 10 (6.33%) SAN
11 8 (5.06%) BGP
11 8 (5.06%) IPsec
11 8 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (4.43%) Broadband
12 7 (4.43%) Internet
13 5 (3.16%) Wireless
14 4 (2.53%) Unified Communications
15 3 (1.90%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) MySQL
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) DB2
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (10.13%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.16%) Retail
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.06%) Middleware
2 7 (4.43%) .NET
3 5 (3.16%) WebCenter
4 4 (2.53%) LAMP
5 1 (0.63%) WCF
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Firmware
2 4 (2.53%) EqualLogic
3 3 (1.90%) IVR
3 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.27%) GIS
4 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.63%) iPhone
5 1 (0.63%) Open Source
5 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 105 (66.46%) Windows
2 39 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (24.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (13.92%) Windows 7
5 21 (13.29%) Windows XP
6 16 (10.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (8.86%) Linux
8 9 (5.70%) Windows 8
9 8 (5.06%) UNIX
10 6 (3.80%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.90%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.63%) Fedora
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.52%) ITIL
2 10 (6.33%) Time Management
3 9 (5.70%) Problem Management
3 9 (5.70%) Migration
4 7 (4.43%) Release Management
5 6 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (3.80%) Change Management
6 5 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.53%) Service Management
7 4 (2.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.53%) ITSM
7 4 (2.53%) ERP
8 3 (1.90%) CRM
8 3 (1.90%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.27%) Data Management
9 2 (1.27%) Data Analysis
9 2 (1.27%) Network Management
9 2 (1.27%) High Availability
9 2 (1.27%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.49%) SQL
2 5 (3.16%) VB.NET
2 5 (3.16%) VBA
3 2 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (0.63%) Java
4 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (13.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (12.03%) CCNA
4 16 (10.13%) MCSE
5 15 (9.49%) MCSA
5 15 (9.49%) CCNP
6 11 (6.96%) CCA
6 11 (6.96%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (5.70%) CCEA
7 9 (5.70%) MCP
7 9 (5.70%) CCAA
8 8 (5.06%) MCITP
9 7 (4.43%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.43%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.53%) CCIE
11 4 (2.53%) CCVP
12 2 (1.27%) CCSE
12 2 (1.27%) MCDST
12 2 (1.27%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 84 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.39%) XenApp
4 15 (9.49%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.70%) XenDesktop
6 8 (5.06%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.43%) vSphere
8 6 (3.80%) NDS
9 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.53%) XenServer
10 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (15.19%) SCCM
2 9 (5.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (4.43%) Backup Exec
4 5 (3.16%) XenMobile
4 5 (3.16%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.53%) SCOM
6 3 (1.90%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.63%) Nagios
7 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 91 (57.59%) Microsoft
2 59 (37.34%) Citrix
3 42 (26.58%) VMware
4 27 (17.09%) Cisco
5 19 (12.03%) Symantec
6 10 (6.33%) Apple
7 7 (4.43%) Oracle
7 7 (4.43%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.43%) Avaya
7 7 (4.43%) Fortinet
8 6 (3.80%) Sage
9 4 (2.53%) Dell
9 4 (2.53%) Riverbed
10 3 (1.90%) Google
10 3 (1.90%) Postini
10 3 (1.90%) Verint
11 2 (1.27%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.27%) EMC
11 2 (1.27%) AppSense
11 2 (1.27%) IBM
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago