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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 166 155 144
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 43 58 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.98% 1.23% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.25% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 55 56
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
4235 4626 4164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.45% 97.95% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 3802 3254
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -20 30 £29,000 -3.33% 6
Bradford +2 9 £25,000 -31.50%
Wakefield +18 8 £24,500 -12.50% 1
Huddersfield +11 2 £26,250 -12.50%
Ossett - 2 £24,000 - 1
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 56 (70.00%) Windows
2 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (46.25%) Active Directory
4 28 (35.00%) Windows Server
5 27 (33.75%) ITIL
6 25 (31.25%) VMware
7 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
9 18 (22.50%) MS Excel
10 17 (21.25%) MS Exchange
10 17 (21.25%) Citrix
10 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (18.75%) Cisco
11 15 (18.75%) Firewall
12 14 (17.50%) DNS
12 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (16.25%) MS Office
13 13 (16.25%) SQL
13 13 (16.25%) Linux
14 11 (13.75%) VPN
14 11 (13.75%) DHCP
14 11 (13.75%) Windows XP
15 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 10 (12.50%) Lync
16 9 (11.25%) Windows 8
16 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (11.25%) SCCM
16 9 (11.25%) LAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (21.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.50%) Lync
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (6.25%) IIS
5 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (3.75%) Apache
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.25%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
2 15 (18.75%) Firewall
3 14 (17.50%) DNS
4 11 (13.75%) DHCP
4 11 (13.75%) VPN
5 9 (11.25%) LAN
6 5 (6.25%) Internet
6 5 (6.25%) SAN
6 5 (6.25%) WAN
7 4 (5.00%) VLAN
8 3 (3.75%) ADSL
9 2 (2.50%) HTTP
9 2 (2.50%) SNMP
9 2 (2.50%) VoIP
9 2 (2.50%) Wireless
10 1 (1.25%) PuTTY
10 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.00%) MySQL
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Gradle
1 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.75%) Maven
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Back Office
2 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) Web Services
2 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.25%) LAMP
3 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 4 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (5.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.75%) iPad
3 3 (3.75%) iPhone
3 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Telematics
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (70.00%) Windows
2 28 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.25%) Linux
6 11 (13.75%) Windows XP
7 9 (11.25%) Windows 8
8 8 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.25%) Unix
10 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.75%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.75%) Solaris
11 3 (3.75%) Windows Vista
12 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.25%) CentOS
13 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) ITIL
2 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 5 (6.25%) Ticket Management
5 4 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (5.00%) Service Management
6 3 (3.75%) Change Management
6 3 (3.75%) DevOps
6 3 (3.75%) Presales
6 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.50%) Migration
7 2 (2.50%) Network Management
7 2 (2.50%) Process Management
7 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.25%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
2 7 (8.75%) Perl
3 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.75%) VB
6 2 (2.50%) C#
6 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.50%) CCNA
4 4 (5.00%) CCNP
4 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.00%) MCP
4 4 (5.00%) MCSE
5 2 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) Degree
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) ISO22301
System Software
1 37 (46.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.00%) vSphere
6 3 (3.75%) Docker
6 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.75%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (2.50%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.50%) XenApp
8 1 (1.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) SCCM
2 4 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.00%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.75%) Puppet
3 3 (3.75%) WSUS
4 2 (2.50%) OpenView
5 1 (1.25%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (31.25%) VMware
3 17 (21.25%) Citrix
4 15 (18.75%) Cisco
5 9 (11.25%) HP
6 8 (10.00%) NetApp
7 4 (5.00%) MobileIron
7 4 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.75%) Avaya
8 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.75%) Remedy
8 3 (3.75%) Veeam
9 2 (2.50%) Apple
9 2 (2.50%) BMC
9 2 (2.50%) F5
9 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.50%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.50%) Sophos
9 2 (2.50%) Sun
9 2 (2.50%) Symantec
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