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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 115 131 119
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 107 56 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.07% 1.41% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.48% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 98 52 55
Average salary £33,000 £25,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.15% -9.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
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
5022 3789 3576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.95% 95.37% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3077 2985
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +17 74 £33,000 +34.69% 10
Bradford -8 16 £35,000 +29.62%
Wakefield -15 4 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Huddersfield - 3 £25,000 -
Pontefract +6 1 £28,500 +23.91%
Ilkley - 1 £22,000 -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 109 (59.56%) Windows
2 95 (51.91%) Microsoft
3 87 (47.54%) Active Directory
4 69 (37.70%) Citrix
5 62 (33.88%) MS Excel
6 57 (31.15%) Firewall
7 53 (28.96%) MS Exchange
8 52 (28.42%) ITIL
8 52 (28.42%) VMware
9 49 (26.78%) LAN
9 49 (26.78%) WAN
10 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (23.50%) TCP/IP
11 43 (23.50%) Cisco
12 35 (19.13%) Windows Server 2003
13 32 (17.49%) Cisco Certification
14 31 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (15.85%) CCNA
15 29 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (14.21%) VPN
17 25 (13.66%) XenApp
18 24 (13.11%) Windows 7
19 23 (12.57%) SCCM
19 23 (12.57%) MS Office
19 23 (12.57%) Symantec
20 22 (12.02%) Finance
20 22 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2010
21 20 (10.93%) DNS
21 20 (10.93%) Cisco ASA
22 19 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 53 (28.96%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.92%) IIS
5 8 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.83%) Lync
6 7 (3.83%) Apache
7 6 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (33.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (12.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.19%) Office 365
2 3 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (31.15%) Firewall
2 49 (26.78%) LAN
2 49 (26.78%) WAN
3 43 (23.50%) TCP/IP
4 26 (14.21%) VPN
5 20 (10.93%) DNS
5 20 (10.93%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (9.29%) VoIP
7 16 (8.74%) NetScaler
7 16 (8.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (8.20%) IPsec
9 13 (7.10%) SAN
9 13 (7.10%) DHCP
10 12 (6.56%) Network Security
11 9 (4.92%) VLAN
11 9 (4.92%) Internet
11 9 (4.92%) BGP
12 8 (4.37%) EIGRP
12 8 (4.37%) Broadband
12 8 (4.37%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.55%) DB2
5 1 (0.55%) MySQL
General
1 22 (12.02%) Finance
2 12 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
5 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.83%) Middleware
2 6 (3.28%) .NET
3 5 (2.73%) WebCenter
4 4 (2.19%) LAMP
5 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.19%) EqualLogic
1 4 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.64%) Clustering
2 3 (1.64%) IVR
2 3 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.09%) iPhone
3 2 (1.09%) PKI
3 2 (1.09%) GIS
3 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.09%) iPad
4 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.55%) Open Source
4 1 (0.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 109 (59.56%) Windows
2 44 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (19.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (13.11%) Windows 7
5 19 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.10%) Windows XP
7 11 (6.01%) Linux
8 9 (4.92%) UNIX
9 8 (4.37%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.73%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.64%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (28.42%) ITIL
2 18 (9.84%) Problem Management
3 14 (7.65%) Release Management
4 11 (6.01%) Business Continuity
5 10 (5.46%) Time Management
6 9 (4.92%) Capacity Management
6 9 (4.92%) Migration
7 7 (3.83%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.28%) Software Deployment
8 6 (3.28%) Change Control
8 6 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.28%) Change Management
8 6 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.73%) Service Management
9 5 (2.73%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.19%) ERP
10 4 (2.19%) ITSM
11 3 (1.64%) Configuration Management
11 3 (1.64%) High Availability
12 2 (1.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.65%) SQL
2 4 (2.19%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.55%) VBScript
4 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (17.49%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (15.85%) CCNA
4 18 (9.84%) CCNP
4 18 (9.84%) MCSE
5 17 (9.29%) CCA
5 17 (9.29%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (8.20%) MCSA
7 14 (7.65%) CCEA
7 14 (7.65%) CCAA
8 11 (6.01%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (5.46%) MCITP
10 8 (4.37%) MCP
11 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
11 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.73%) A+ Certification
13 4 (2.19%) CCIE
13 4 (2.19%) CCVP
14 3 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.84%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 87 (47.54%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.66%) XenApp
4 16 (8.74%) Firmware
5 13 (7.10%) XenDesktop
6 12 (6.56%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.37%) vSphere
8 6 (3.28%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.19%) XenServer
11 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.55%) UAG
12 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.55%) NDS
Systems Management
1 23 (12.57%) SCCM
2 10 (5.46%) XenMobile
3 9 (4.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (3.83%) Backup Exec
5 6 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (2.73%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (2.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.73%) SCOM
7 3 (1.64%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.55%) Nagios
8 1 (0.55%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 95 (51.91%) Microsoft
2 69 (37.70%) Citrix
3 52 (28.42%) VMware
4 43 (23.50%) Cisco
5 23 (12.57%) Symantec
6 11 (6.01%) Apple
7 9 (4.92%) Dell
8 8 (4.37%) Avaya
8 8 (4.37%) Fortinet
8 8 (4.37%) Riverbed
9 7 (3.83%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.28%) Oracle
10 6 (3.28%) McAfee
11 5 (2.73%) Verint
11 5 (2.73%) Cyber-Ark
12 4 (2.19%) MobileIron
13 3 (1.64%) Postini
13 3 (1.64%) Google
14 2 (1.09%) AppSense
14 2 (1.09%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum + Prof Certs, Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + 40 days holiday, 17% pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago