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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 150 146 143
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 51 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 1.20% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.26% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 44
Average salary £28,000 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,725 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
4580 4131 3844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.24% 95.12% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3784 3249 3245
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 £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -4 37 £29,000 +11.53% 2
Bradford -9 3 £36,500 +73.80%
Pontefract - 3 £26,500 -
Halifax - 2 £28,250 - 1
Wakefield -13 1 £28,000 +9.80%
Huddersfield - 1 £30,000 -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 93 (58.86%) Windows
2 74 (46.84%) Active Directory
3 73 (46.20%) Microsoft
4 59 (37.34%) Citrix
5 56 (35.44%) VMware
6 51 (32.28%) ITIL
7 48 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (24.68%) MS Exchange
9 38 (24.05%) Cisco
10 37 (23.42%) WAN
10 37 (23.42%) LAN
11 36 (22.78%) MS Excel
11 36 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (22.15%) TCP/IP
13 34 (21.52%) Firewall
14 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2003
15 32 (20.25%) SLA
16 31 (19.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 28 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
17 28 (17.72%) DNS
17 28 (17.72%) Windows 7
18 27 (17.09%) CCNA
19 23 (14.56%) Finance
20 21 (13.29%) MCSE
21 20 (12.66%) DHCP
21 20 (12.66%) VoIP
21 20 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
22 19 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
22 19 (12.03%) VPN
22 19 (12.03%) XenApp

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 39 (24.68%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (5.06%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.43%) IIS
5 7 (4.43%) Lync
6 6 (3.80%) Apache
7 5 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.53%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 36 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.27%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.90%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.42%) WAN
1 37 (23.42%) LAN
2 35 (22.15%) TCP/IP
3 34 (21.52%) Firewall
4 28 (17.72%) DNS
5 20 (12.66%) DHCP
5 20 (12.66%) VoIP
6 19 (12.03%) VPN
7 14 (8.86%) SAN
8 13 (8.23%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (8.23%) Network Security
8 13 (8.23%) Internet
9 12 (7.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (6.96%) IPsec
11 10 (6.33%) VLAN
12 7 (4.43%) IPv4
12 7 (4.43%) EIGRP
12 7 (4.43%) NetScaler
12 7 (4.43%) HSRP
13 6 (3.80%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.63%) DB2
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
General
1 23 (14.56%) Finance
2 13 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.80%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Retail
4 1 (0.63%) Marketing
4 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.63%) Games
4 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.16%) Middleware
2 4 (2.53%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.53%) Replication
2 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.53%) Clustering
3 3 (1.90%) IVR
3 3 (1.90%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.27%) PKI
4 2 (1.27%) CCTV
5 1 (0.63%) iPad
5 1 (0.63%) iPhone
5 1 (0.63%) CMDB
5 1 (0.63%) DTV
5 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 93 (58.86%) Windows
2 48 (30.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (17.72%) Windows 7
5 19 (12.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (11.39%) Linux
7 14 (8.86%) Windows 8
8 12 (7.59%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.59%) UNIX
9 5 (3.16%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.53%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.63%) CentOS
11 1 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.28%) ITIL
2 18 (11.39%) Problem Management
2 18 (11.39%) Incident Management
3 12 (7.59%) Release Management
4 11 (6.96%) Business Continuity
4 11 (6.96%) Service Delivery
4 11 (6.96%) Migration
5 9 (5.70%) E-Commerce
5 9 (5.70%) Capacity Management
6 8 (5.06%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.43%) Change Control
8 6 (3.80%) Software Deployment
8 6 (3.80%) Service Management
9 5 (3.16%) ITSM
10 4 (2.53%) Time Management
11 3 (1.90%) Change Management
12 2 (1.27%) High Availability
12 2 (1.27%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (1.27%) Server Monitoring
12 2 (1.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.63%) VBScript
2 1 (0.63%) Java
2 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (19.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (17.72%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (17.09%) CCNA
4 21 (13.29%) MCSE
5 17 (10.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.70%) MCITP
6 9 (5.70%) MCSA
6 9 (5.70%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (5.06%) CCA
7 8 (5.06%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (4.43%) Degree
8 7 (4.43%) CCNP
9 6 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.80%) A+ Certification
10 5 (3.16%) CCEA
10 5 (3.16%) CCAA
11 4 (2.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.90%) MCP
13 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 74 (46.84%) Active Directory
2 36 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (12.03%) XenApp
4 17 (10.76%) vSphere
5 12 (7.59%) Firmware
6 11 (6.96%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.27%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.63%) XenServer
10 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (8.23%) SCCM
2 9 (5.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (4.43%) SCOM
4 6 (3.80%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (3.16%) XenMobile
6 4 (2.53%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.53%) EdgeSight
6 4 (2.53%) Nagios
6 4 (2.53%) OpenView
7 2 (1.27%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.63%) WSUS
8 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 73 (46.20%) Microsoft
2 59 (37.34%) Citrix
3 56 (35.44%) VMware
4 38 (24.05%) Cisco
5 18 (11.39%) Symantec
6 10 (6.33%) Oracle
7 8 (5.06%) Avaya
7 8 (5.06%) Dell
8 7 (4.43%) Riverbed
9 6 (3.80%) McAfee
9 6 (3.80%) HP
9 6 (3.80%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.16%) Apple
10 5 (3.16%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.16%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (3.16%) Verint
11 4 (2.53%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.90%) Google
12 3 (1.90%) Postini
12 3 (1.90%) EMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago