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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 166 156 96
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 64 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 1.26% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.31% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 28 59 87
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -12.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £31,500 £36,050
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
4681 4891 3772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.32% 96.22% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3673 3987 3018
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 £27,000 £23,500 £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%

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 April 2015.

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 April 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 -5 26 £28,000 - 9
Halifax +20 7 £22,500 -37.93% 2
Wakefield -1 5 £18,000 -16.27% 1
Bradford -24 2 - - 1
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 59 (64.84%) Windows
2 51 (56.04%) Active Directory
3 46 (50.55%) Microsoft
4 43 (47.25%) VMware
5 33 (36.26%) Citrix
5 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
6 31 (34.07%) SLA
7 30 (32.97%) ITIL
7 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
10 23 (25.27%) Windows 7
11 19 (20.88%) SQL
12 17 (18.68%) MS Office
13 16 (17.58%) Windows 8
13 16 (17.58%) SCCM
14 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (16.48%) Linux
15 14 (15.38%) DNS
15 14 (15.38%) DHCP
15 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (15.38%) vSphere
16 13 (14.29%) Cisco
16 13 (14.29%) UNIX
16 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
17 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
18 11 (12.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 33 (36.26%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.49%) Lync
6 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.40%) IIS
6 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 2 (2.20%) Apache
9 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.10%) Moodle
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Sentinel
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.10%) Maximo
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.38%) DHCP
1 14 (15.38%) DNS
2 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.09%) VoIP
3 10 (10.99%) Internet
4 9 (9.89%) SAN
5 6 (6.59%) Wireless
5 6 (6.59%) WAN
5 6 (6.59%) LAN
6 4 (4.40%) VPN
6 4 (4.40%) Firewall
6 4 (4.40%) 3G
6 4 (4.40%) 2G
6 4 (4.40%) Network Security
6 4 (4.40%) NAS
6 4 (4.40%) 4G
6 4 (4.40%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (2.20%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (2.20%) SMS
7 2 (2.20%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (2.20%) DB2
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) MySQL
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Advertising
3 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
4 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.40%) Replication
2 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) CCTV
4 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.10%) Statistics
5 1 (1.10%) Informatics
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (64.84%) Windows
2 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (25.27%) Windows 7
4 16 (17.58%) Windows 8
5 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (16.48%) Linux
6 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (14.29%) UNIX
8 10 (10.99%) Windows XP
9 7 (7.69%) Android
10 3 (3.30%) Solaris
11 2 (2.20%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.10%) CentOS
12 1 (1.10%) Debian
12 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
3 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.69%) Service Management
4 7 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.49%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.40%) Migration
7 4 (4.40%) Fault Management
7 4 (4.40%) OpenUP
7 4 (4.40%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.30%) ITSM
9 2 (2.20%) ETL
9 2 (2.20%) Release Management
9 2 (2.20%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.20%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (2.20%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (2.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) Java
3 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.09%) MCSE
2 11 (12.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (8.79%) CCNA
3 8 (8.79%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.59%) Degree
5 5 (5.49%) MCITP
6 4 (4.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.30%) CCA
7 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.30%) MCSA
8 2 (2.20%) MCP
9 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.10%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (34.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 51 (56.04%) Active Directory
2 30 (32.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.38%) vSphere
4 10 (10.99%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.89%) XenApp
6 8 (8.79%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.30%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.20%) XenServer
8 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) OpenView
3 4 (4.40%) Nagios
4 3 (3.30%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.30%) WSUS
5 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (50.55%) Microsoft
2 43 (47.25%) VMware
3 33 (36.26%) Citrix
4 13 (14.29%) Cisco
5 9 (9.89%) Oracle
6 6 (6.59%) HP
7 5 (5.49%) Dell
7 5 (5.49%) EMC
8 4 (4.40%) IBM
8 4 (4.40%) Amdocs
8 4 (4.40%) Ericsson
8 4 (4.40%) Veeam
8 4 (4.40%) Symantec
9 3 (3.30%) Intel
10 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.20%) NetApp
10 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.10%) Syclo
11 1 (1.10%) CommVault
11 1 (1.10%) Lotus
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