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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 149 136 105
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 115 80 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.59% 1.50% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 1.58% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 100 76 100
Average salary £27,025 £27,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.09% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6982 5054 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.29% 94.45% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5509 3994 4612
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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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
West Yorkshire +5 76 £27,500 +0.91% 7
South Yorkshire +1 25 £27,025 -1.72%
North Yorkshire -16 12 £26,000 -3.70% 4
East Yorkshire +1 2 - -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 176 (72.73%) Windows
2 152 (62.81%) Microsoft
3 116 (47.93%) Active Directory
4 93 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 91 (37.60%) MS Excel
6 84 (34.71%) VMware
7 81 (33.47%) Citrix
8 76 (31.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 70 (28.93%) MS Exchange
10 60 (24.79%) TCP/IP
11 50 (20.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 46 (19.01%) MS Office
13 44 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (17.77%) MCSE
14 43 (17.77%) Firewall
15 39 (16.12%) SLA
16 38 (15.70%) ITIL
16 38 (15.70%) Windows 7
17 37 (15.29%) MCP
18 36 (14.88%) DNS
19 35 (14.46%) LAN
20 33 (13.64%) Windows XP
20 33 (13.64%) WAN
20 33 (13.64%) Change Management
21 31 (12.81%) SCCM
22 30 (12.40%) Cisco
22 30 (12.40%) SQL
23 29 (11.98%) Mentoring
24 27 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2010
25 26 (10.74%) SQL Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 70 (28.93%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (8.26%) SharePoint
4 18 (7.44%) Lync
5 15 (6.20%) IIS
6 13 (5.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (4.13%) Apache
10 8 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.41%) Jetty
Applications
1 91 (37.60%) MS Excel
2 46 (19.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.44%) Office 365
2 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.24%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (24.79%) TCP/IP
2 43 (17.77%) Firewall
3 36 (14.88%) DNS
4 35 (14.46%) LAN
5 33 (13.64%) WAN
6 26 (10.74%) DHCP
7 23 (9.50%) SAN
8 22 (9.09%) Internet
9 21 (8.68%) VPN
10 16 (6.61%) VoIP
11 13 (5.37%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (4.55%) NetScaler
13 10 (4.13%) Network Security
14 8 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (3.31%) IPsec
14 8 (3.31%) BGP
15 7 (2.89%) Broadband
16 5 (2.07%) Wireless
16 5 (2.07%) Structured Cabling
17 4 (1.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.07%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.24%) MySQL
5 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.41%) MSI
General
1 16 (6.61%) Finance
2 11 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.07%) Retail
3 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.24%) Back Office
5 2 (0.83%) Advertising
5 2 (0.83%) Publishing
6 1 (0.41%) Military
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.37%) Web Services
2 10 (4.13%) .NET
3 8 (3.31%) Middleware
4 5 (2.07%) WebCenter
5 4 (1.65%) HTML
5 4 (1.65%) LAMP
5 4 (1.65%) XML
6 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.83%) CSS
6 2 (0.83%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.83%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.41%) WCF
7 1 (0.41%) LINQ
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) XSD
7 1 (0.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.31%) Firmware
2 5 (2.07%) Clustering
3 4 (1.65%) EqualLogic
4 3 (1.24%) iPad
4 3 (1.24%) IVR
4 3 (1.24%) CCTV
4 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.83%) GIS
5 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.41%) iPhone
6 1 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 176 (72.73%) Windows
2 93 (38.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (31.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (15.70%) Windows 7
5 33 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 23 (9.50%) Linux
6 23 (9.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (5.79%) Windows 8
8 12 (4.96%) UNIX
9 6 (2.48%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.48%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.65%) Android
11 2 (0.83%) Fedora
12 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (15.70%) ITIL
2 33 (13.64%) Change Management
3 29 (11.98%) Mentoring
4 10 (4.13%) Problem Management
5 8 (3.31%) Time Management
5 8 (3.31%) Migration
6 7 (2.89%) Release Management
6 7 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (2.48%) Incident Management
7 6 (2.48%) Business Continuity
7 6 (2.48%) ERP
8 5 (2.07%) Service Management
8 5 (2.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (1.65%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.65%) CRM
9 4 (1.65%) ITSM
10 3 (1.24%) Validation
10 3 (1.24%) Network Management
10 3 (1.24%) High Availability
11 2 (0.83%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 30 (12.40%) SQL
2 7 (2.89%) C#
3 6 (2.48%) VB
3 6 (2.48%) VB.NET
4 5 (2.07%) VBA
5 3 (1.24%) Java
5 3 (1.24%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.83%) C++
6 2 (0.83%) PHP
6 2 (0.83%) XPath
6 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) Ruby
7 1 (0.41%) C
7 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.41%) VBScript
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (20.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (17.77%) MCSE
3 37 (15.29%) MCP
4 25 (10.33%) Security Cleared
5 23 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (7.85%) CCNA
7 15 (6.20%) CCNP
8 12 (4.96%) MCSA
8 12 (4.96%) CCA
8 12 (4.96%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (4.13%) MCITP
10 9 (3.72%) SC Cleared
10 9 (3.72%) CCAA
10 9 (3.72%) CCEA
11 6 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.48%) Degree
12 4 (1.65%) CCVP
13 3 (1.24%) CCIE
14 2 (0.83%) CCSP
14 2 (0.83%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (16.12%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 116 (47.93%) Active Directory
2 44 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.02%) XenApp
5 10 (4.13%) NDS
5 10 (4.13%) VMware ESX
5 10 (4.13%) XenDesktop
5 10 (4.13%) vSphere
6 5 (2.07%) XenServer
7 4 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (12.81%) SCCM
2 15 (6.20%) SCOM
3 8 (3.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (2.89%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (2.07%) XenMobile
7 4 (1.65%) Plesk
8 3 (1.24%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.41%) Nagios
9 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 152 (62.81%) Microsoft
2 84 (34.71%) VMware
3 81 (33.47%) Citrix
4 30 (12.40%) Cisco
5 20 (8.26%) HP
6 19 (7.85%) IBM
7 18 (7.44%) Symantec
8 14 (5.79%) Riverbed
9 9 (3.72%) Apple
10 8 (3.31%) Oracle
11 7 (2.89%) Sage
11 7 (2.89%) Fortinet
12 6 (2.48%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.48%) Dell
13 4 (1.65%) EMC
14 3 (1.24%) Avaya
14 3 (1.24%) NetApp
14 3 (1.24%) Google
14 3 (1.24%) Postini
15 2 (0.83%) AppSense
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Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £19,460 to £19,460 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
TEKsystems
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + £4k car allow/car
Posted: 15 days ago
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Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago