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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 113 131 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 102 56 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.01% 1.49% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.57% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 91 53 59
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,400 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £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
4920 3577 3673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.89% 94.88% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3859 2878 3081
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 £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 1 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 1 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 +1 66 £33,000 +6.45% 6
Bradford -3 12 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Wakefield -11 5 £21,000 -8.69% 2
Cleckheaton - 3 £24,000 -
Huddersfield - 3 £25,000 -
Pontefract +10 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 1 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 (64.12%) Windows
2 95 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 88 (51.76%) Active Directory
4 68 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 63 (37.06%) Citrix
6 61 (35.88%) MS Exchange
7 48 (28.24%) Firewall
8 47 (27.65%) TCP/IP
9 46 (27.06%) VMware
10 41 (24.12%) ITIL
10 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 40 (23.53%) LAN
12 39 (22.94%) WAN
13 37 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (19.41%) Cisco
15 28 (16.47%) Windows 7
16 27 (15.88%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (15.29%) MS Office
17 26 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (14.71%) DNS
19 24 (14.12%) CCNA
20 23 (13.53%) SCCM
21 22 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
22 21 (12.35%) Symantec
22 21 (12.35%) XenApp
23 20 (11.76%) Finance
23 20 (11.76%) VPN
24 18 (10.59%) Windows XP
24 18 (10.59%) MCSE

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 61 (35.88%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (5.88%) IIS
5 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (4.71%) Apache
7 7 (4.12%) Lync
8 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 68 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (15.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (1.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (28.24%) Firewall
2 47 (27.65%) TCP/IP
3 40 (23.53%) LAN
4 39 (22.94%) WAN
5 25 (14.71%) DNS
6 20 (11.76%) VPN
7 17 (10.00%) VoIP
8 16 (9.41%) DHCP
9 14 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (7.65%) NetScaler
11 12 (7.06%) Network Security
12 11 (6.47%) SAN
13 10 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (5.88%) IPsec
14 9 (5.29%) BGP
15 8 (4.71%) Internet
15 8 (4.71%) Broadband
16 5 (2.94%) Wireless
17 4 (2.35%) Unified Communications
17 4 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.59%) MySQL
5 1 (0.59%) DB2
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (11.76%) Finance
2 12 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.94%) Retail
4 4 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.59%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.12%) Middleware
2 6 (3.53%) .NET
3 5 (2.94%) WebCenter
4 4 (2.35%) LAMP
5 1 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.35%) EqualLogic
2 3 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.76%) IVR
3 2 (1.18%) iPhone
3 2 (1.18%) iPad
3 2 (1.18%) GIS
3 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.18%) Clustering
4 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.59%) Open Source
4 1 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 109 (64.12%) Windows
2 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (21.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (16.47%) Windows 7
5 18 (10.59%) Windows XP
6 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (7.65%) Linux
8 11 (6.47%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.71%) UNIX
10 6 (3.53%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.76%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.12%) ITIL
2 12 (7.06%) Problem Management
3 10 (5.88%) Time Management
4 9 (5.29%) Migration
4 9 (5.29%) Release Management
5 6 (3.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (2.94%) Change Management
7 4 (2.35%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.35%) Service Delivery
7 4 (2.35%) ITSM
7 4 (2.35%) Service Management
7 4 (2.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (2.35%) ERP
8 3 (1.76%) Capacity Management
8 3 (1.76%) CRM
8 3 (1.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (1.76%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.18%) Data Management
9 2 (1.18%) Data Analysis
9 2 (1.18%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.24%) SQL
2 4 (2.35%) VB.NET
3 3 (1.76%) VBA
4 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.59%) C#
4 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (15.88%) Cisco Certification
1 27 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (14.12%) CCNA
3 18 (10.59%) MCSE
4 17 (10.00%) MCSA
4 17 (10.00%) CCNP
5 13 (7.65%) CCA
5 13 (7.65%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (5.88%) CCAA
6 10 (5.88%) MCITP
6 10 (5.88%) CCEA
6 10 (5.88%) MCP
7 8 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
8 7 (4.12%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.35%) CCVP
9 4 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.35%) CCIE
10 2 (1.18%) CCSE
10 2 (1.18%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 88 (51.76%) Active Directory
2 26 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (12.35%) XenApp
4 15 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 9 (5.29%) Firmware
7 8 (4.71%) vSphere
7 8 (4.71%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.35%) XenServer
8 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.76%) NDS
10 2 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (13.53%) SCCM
2 9 (5.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (4.12%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.53%) XenMobile
5 5 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.35%) SCOM
7 3 (1.76%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.59%) Nagios
9 1 (0.59%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 95 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 63 (37.06%) Citrix
3 46 (27.06%) VMware
4 33 (19.41%) Cisco
5 21 (12.35%) Symantec
6 12 (7.06%) Apple
7 9 (5.29%) Avaya
8 8 (4.71%) Fortinet
9 7 (4.12%) Oracle
9 7 (4.12%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.94%) Verint
11 4 (2.35%) Riverbed
11 4 (2.35%) Dell
11 4 (2.35%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.76%) Sage
12 3 (1.76%) Postini
12 3 (1.76%) Google
13 2 (1.18%) AppSense
13 2 (1.18%) McAfee
13 2 (1.18%) IBM
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