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 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
Support Engineer
Rank 179 135 125
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 78 130 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.05% 1.78% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.86% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 59 117 96
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £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
7264 6977 5554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.58% 95.51% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5882 5500 4433
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 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
West Yorkshire -20 46 £27,500 +18.27% 10
South Yorkshire -23 21 £29,000 -3.01%
East Yorkshire +8 10 £22,500 -10.00% 2
North Yorkshire +5 2 £19,580 -20.08%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 139 (64.35%) Windows
2 112 (51.85%) VMware
3 92 (42.59%) Active Directory
4 88 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 80 (37.04%) Citrix
6 79 (36.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (34.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 62 (28.70%) ITIL
9 59 (27.31%) MS Excel
10 57 (26.39%) DNS
10 57 (26.39%) Windows 7
11 54 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 51 (23.61%) DHCP
13 50 (23.15%) MS Exchange
14 43 (19.91%) SLA
15 39 (18.06%) Windows 8
16 38 (17.59%) Service Delivery
17 36 (16.67%) MS Office
18 33 (15.28%) SQL
18 33 (15.28%) LAN
18 33 (15.28%) WAN
18 33 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (14.81%) TCP/IP
20 30 (13.89%) Cisco
21 29 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
22 28 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 28 (12.96%) SCCM
23 25 (11.57%) SAN
24 21 (9.72%) VoIP
24 21 (9.72%) MCSE

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 50 (23.15%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (6.02%) SharePoint
4 12 (5.56%) Lync
5 8 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.78%) IIS
7 5 (2.31%) Apache
7 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.85%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.46%) Moodle
11 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 59 (27.31%) MS Excel
2 36 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.46%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.93%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.78%) Office 365
2 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (26.39%) DNS
2 51 (23.61%) DHCP
3 33 (15.28%) LAN
3 33 (15.28%) WAN
4 32 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 25 (11.57%) SAN
6 21 (9.72%) VoIP
7 18 (8.33%) Firewall
8 13 (6.02%) VPN
9 12 (5.56%) VLAN
10 10 (4.63%) Internet
11 8 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (3.24%) IPsec
13 6 (2.78%) Wireless
14 5 (2.31%) EIGRP
14 5 (2.31%) BGP
14 5 (2.31%) IPv4
14 5 (2.31%) HSRP
15 4 (1.85%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (0.93%) DB2
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Subversion
1 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (6.94%) Finance
2 9 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.24%) Advertising
4 3 (1.39%) Legal
4 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.78%) .NET
2 5 (2.31%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.85%) Web Services
4 2 (0.93%) Middleware
4 2 (0.93%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.85%) Replication
3 4 (1.85%) Clustering
3 4 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.39%) Thin Client
5 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.93%) PKI
5 2 (0.93%) CCTV
6 1 (0.46%) Statistics
6 1 (0.46%) Informatics
6 1 (0.46%) CMDB
6 1 (0.46%) DTV
6 1 (0.46%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 139 (64.35%) Windows
2 79 (36.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (26.39%) Windows 7
4 54 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (18.06%) Windows 8
6 33 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (9.72%) Linux
8 20 (9.26%) UNIX
9 19 (8.80%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.70%) Android
11 5 (2.31%) Solaris
12 4 (1.85%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.85%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.39%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.46%) Debian
15 1 (0.46%) CentOS
15 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.70%) ITIL
2 38 (17.59%) Service Delivery
3 16 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 16 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 12 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 11 (5.09%) Change Management
6 10 (4.63%) Service Management
7 9 (4.17%) Release Management
7 9 (4.17%) Capacity Management
8 7 (3.24%) Change Control
8 7 (3.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.24%) E-Commerce
9 6 (2.78%) Software Deployment
10 5 (2.31%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (1.85%) Mentoring
11 4 (1.85%) ITSM
11 4 (1.85%) Fault Management
11 4 (1.85%) Migration
11 4 (1.85%) OpenUP
11 4 (1.85%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.28%) SQL
2 6 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (0.46%) PHP
6 1 (0.46%) Java
6 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (9.72%) MCSE
4 16 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (7.41%) CCNA
5 9 (4.17%) CCA
5 9 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (3.70%) Degree
6 8 (3.70%) VCP5
7 7 (3.24%) MCP
7 7 (3.24%) MCSA
8 6 (2.78%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.31%) Security Cleared
9 5 (2.31%) CCAA
9 5 (2.31%) CCEA
9 5 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (2.31%) MCITP
10 4 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.93%) MCTS
11 2 (0.93%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (19.91%) SLA
2 3 (1.39%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 92 (42.59%) Active Directory
2 74 (34.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.33%) vSphere
4 16 (7.41%) XenApp
5 12 (5.56%) VMware ESX
6 8 (3.70%) Firmware
7 7 (3.24%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.39%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.93%) XenServer
10 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.46%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (12.96%) SCCM
2 12 (5.56%) SCOM
3 6 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.31%) XenMobile
5 4 (1.85%) EdgeSight
5 4 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.85%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.85%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.85%) OpenView
5 4 (1.85%) Nagios
6 3 (1.39%) WSUS
7 2 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 112 (51.85%) VMware
2 88 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 80 (37.04%) Citrix
4 30 (13.89%) Cisco
5 13 (6.02%) Dell
6 11 (5.09%) IBM
6 11 (5.09%) HP
6 11 (5.09%) Symantec
7 10 (4.63%) Oracle
8 9 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.70%) EMC
10 6 (2.78%) McAfee
10 6 (2.78%) Riverbed
11 5 (2.31%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (2.31%) CommVault
12 4 (1.85%) Ericsson
12 4 (1.85%) Amdocs
12 4 (1.85%) Fortinet
13 3 (1.39%) Apple
13 3 (1.39%) Intel
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