The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 201 198 160
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 3 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.060% 0.082% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.086% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 24
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £35,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Technical 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
4918 4649 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.56% 95.64% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3929 3762 3065
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 £26,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +6 2 £33,750 -3.57%
Pontefract - 1 £29,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
4 4 (30.77%) McAfee
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
4 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
4 4 (30.77%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (15.38%) CCTV
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sentinel
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) CCTV
3 1 (7.69%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 4 (30.77%) Software Deployment
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) A+ Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Dell
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat