The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the York 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 50 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.28% 0.43% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 0.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £24,000
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 - £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £28,800
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
North 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 York 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
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 435 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 94.41% 94.57% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 370 286 316
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in York

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in York

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in York

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the York region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in York

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (50.00%) VCP5
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 2 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) Publishing
6 2 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) Regular Expression
6 2 (12.50%) XPath
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (6.25%) Jetty
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby
7 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Jetty
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
1 2 (12.50%) VB
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) XPath
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (50.00%) VCP5
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco