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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 147 138 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.18% 1.51% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.56% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 43 70 66
Average salary £27,150 £28,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,000 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
4265 4807 3511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.80% 96.92% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3413 3943 2797
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +3 30 £34,500 +18.96% 8
Halifax +29 15 £22,500 -59.09% 3
Wakefield -2 3 £18,000 -43.75% 2
Huddersfield -2 2 £42,500 +112.50% 1
Bradford -27 2 £32,000 +30.61%
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 68 (66.67%) Windows
2 57 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 50 (49.02%) Active Directory
4 45 (44.12%) VMware
5 40 (39.22%) MS Exchange
6 34 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 33 (32.35%) ITIL
8 29 (28.43%) SQL
9 27 (26.47%) Citrix
9 27 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (23.53%) Windows 7
10 24 (23.53%) SLA
11 21 (20.59%) MS Office
11 21 (20.59%) SharePoint
11 21 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (15.69%) DHCP
14 14 (13.73%) Linux
14 14 (13.73%) Windows 8
14 14 (13.73%) SCCM
15 13 (12.75%) Hyper-V
15 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (12.75%) DNS
15 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (11.76%) Wireless
16 12 (11.76%) Cisco
17 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (9.80%) Internet
18 10 (9.80%) Windows XP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (39.22%) MS Exchange
2 21 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 20 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.90%) Lync
6 5 (4.90%) IIS
7 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.98%) Moodle
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.98%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (20.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Sentinel
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.98%) Line 500
1 1 (0.98%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Office 365
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.69%) DHCP
2 13 (12.75%) DNS
3 12 (11.76%) Wireless
4 10 (9.80%) Internet
5 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.86%) VoIP
7 6 (5.88%) WAN
7 6 (5.88%) LAN
7 6 (5.88%) SAN
8 5 (4.90%) NAS
9 4 (3.92%) 2G
9 4 (3.92%) Firewall
9 4 (3.92%) 3G
9 4 (3.92%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (3.92%) 4G
10 2 (1.96%) VPN
10 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.96%) Network Security
11 1 (0.98%) VLAN
11 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.96%) MySQL
3 2 (1.96%) DB2
3 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.98%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
1 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.98%) CCTV
4 1 (0.98%) Statistics
4 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.98%) Photography
4 1 (0.98%) Informatics
4 1 (0.98%) Clustering
4 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (66.67%) Windows
2 27 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 21 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (13.73%) Linux
5 14 (13.73%) Windows 8
6 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.80%) Windows XP
8 8 (7.84%) UNIX
9 7 (6.86%) Android
10 4 (3.92%) Solaris
11 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.96%) CentOS
11 2 (1.96%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.98%) Debian
12 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) ITIL
2 8 (7.84%) Service Delivery
3 7 (6.86%) Service Management
4 5 (4.90%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.90%) Load Balancing
4 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (4.90%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (3.92%) Migration
5 4 (3.92%) Spectrum Management
5 4 (3.92%) Network Architecture
5 4 (3.92%) OpenUP
5 4 (3.92%) Fault Management
5 4 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.94%) OO
6 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 2 (1.96%) ETL
7 2 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.96%) ITSM
7 2 (1.96%) Change Management
7 2 (1.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.43%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.94%) Python
2 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.96%) Java
3 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.96%) VBScript
3 2 (1.96%) VB
3 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.86%) CCNA
3 5 (4.90%) CCNP
3 5 (4.90%) MCSE
4 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.92%) MCITP
5 3 (2.94%) Degree
5 3 (2.94%) MCSA
6 2 (1.96%) MCP
6 2 (1.96%) CCA
6 2 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 50 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.86%) XenApp
4 7 (6.86%) vSphere
5 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.96%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.96%) XenServer
6 2 (1.96%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) SCCM
2 4 (3.92%) SCOM
3 3 (2.94%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.96%) OpenView
4 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.96%) Nagios
4 2 (1.96%) WSUS
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.98%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 45 (44.12%) VMware
3 27 (26.47%) Citrix
4 12 (11.76%) Cisco
5 10 (9.80%) Oracle
6 7 (6.86%) Riverbed
7 5 (4.90%) Meraki
8 4 (3.92%) IBM
8 4 (3.92%) EMC
8 4 (3.92%) HP
8 4 (3.92%) Ericsson
8 4 (3.92%) Amdocs
8 4 (3.92%) Veeam
9 3 (2.94%) Symantec
9 3 (2.94%) Dell
9 3 (2.94%) Intel
9 3 (2.94%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.96%) Infoblox
11 1 (0.98%) Capita
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Full Benefits inc training
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Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
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