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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 187 141 99
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 68 126 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% 1.66% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.73% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 48 115 113
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
7117 7287 5531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.49% 95.82% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 5742 5752 4360
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -14 41 £25,000 +8.69% 7
South Yorkshire -28 19 £29,000 -3.01%
East Yorkshire +4 7 - - 3
North Yorkshire +10 2 £19,580 -20.08% 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 122 (68.16%) Windows
2 98 (54.75%) VMware
3 79 (44.13%) Active Directory
4 76 (42.46%) Microsoft
5 70 (39.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 64 (35.75%) Citrix
7 62 (34.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 54 (30.17%) MS Excel
9 53 (29.61%) Windows 7
10 51 (28.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 50 (27.93%) ITIL
12 48 (26.82%) MS Exchange
13 47 (26.26%) DNS
14 45 (25.14%) DHCP
15 42 (23.46%) SLA
16 39 (21.79%) Windows 8
17 34 (18.99%) SQL
18 32 (17.88%) MS Office
18 32 (17.88%) Service Delivery
19 31 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
20 24 (13.41%) SCCM
20 24 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 24 (13.41%) TCP/IP
21 21 (11.73%) Linux
21 21 (11.73%) SAN
21 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
22 19 (10.61%) MCSE
22 19 (10.61%) VoIP
22 19 (10.61%) Hyper-V
23 18 (10.06%) Cisco

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 48 (26.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.38%) SharePoint
2 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.70%) Lync
4 10 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.35%) IIS
6 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.23%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.23%) Apache
8 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.56%) Moodle
Applications
1 54 (30.17%) MS Excel
2 32 (17.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.12%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) Office 365
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (26.26%) DNS
2 45 (25.14%) DHCP
3 24 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 21 (11.73%) SAN
5 19 (10.61%) VoIP
6 16 (8.94%) WAN
6 16 (8.94%) LAN
7 11 (6.15%) Internet
8 8 (4.47%) Firewall
9 7 (3.91%) Wireless
10 5 (2.79%) VPN
10 5 (2.79%) VLAN
11 4 (2.23%) Network Security
11 4 (2.23%) NAS
11 4 (2.23%) 4G
11 4 (2.23%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (2.23%) 3G
11 4 (2.23%) 2G
12 3 (1.68%) BGP
13 2 (1.12%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (1.12%) DB2
4 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Subversion
1 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (6.15%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Advertising
2 7 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.68%) Legal
3 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.12%) Retail
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.35%) .NET
2 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.23%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.91%) Management Information System
1 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.79%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.23%) Replication
3 4 (2.23%) Clustering
4 3 (1.68%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.68%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.12%) CCTV
6 1 (0.56%) Statistics
6 1 (0.56%) Informatics
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 122 (68.16%) Windows
2 70 (39.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (29.61%) Windows 7
4 51 (28.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (21.79%) Windows 8
6 31 (17.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (11.73%) Linux
8 18 (10.06%) UNIX
9 16 (8.94%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.47%) Android
11 4 (2.23%) Solaris
12 3 (1.68%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.56%) Debian
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.56%) CentOS
14 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.93%) ITIL
2 32 (17.88%) Service Delivery
3 13 (7.26%) Incident Management
4 12 (6.70%) Change Management
5 10 (5.59%) Service Management
6 8 (4.47%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.35%) Mentoring
9 5 (2.79%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (2.79%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.79%) ITSM
10 4 (2.23%) Migration
10 4 (2.23%) Fault Management
10 4 (2.23%) OpenUP
10 4 (2.23%) Network Architecture
11 3 (1.68%) Release Management
11 3 (1.68%) Business Continuity
11 3 (1.68%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (1.68%) Data Protection
11 3 (1.68%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.99%) SQL
2 5 (2.79%) T-SQL
2 5 (2.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.23%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.68%) Perl
5 2 (1.12%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.56%) PHP
6 1 (0.56%) Java
6 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.61%) MCSE
4 10 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.59%) CCNA
5 8 (4.47%) MCP
6 7 (3.91%) MCSA
6 7 (3.91%) Degree
7 6 (3.35%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.35%) VCP5
8 5 (2.79%) MCITP
9 4 (2.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.23%) CCA
9 4 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.12%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.56%) MCTS
11 1 (0.56%) CCAA
11 1 (0.56%) CCENT
11 1 (0.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (23.46%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (44.13%) Active Directory
2 62 (34.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 16 (8.94%) vSphere
5 12 (6.70%) XenApp
6 10 (5.59%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.23%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.68%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.12%) XenServer
10 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (13.41%) SCCM
2 11 (6.15%) SCOM
3 4 (2.23%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.23%) OpenView
3 4 (2.23%) Nagios
3 4 (2.23%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.68%) WSUS
4 3 (1.68%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.56%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.56%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.56%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 98 (54.75%) VMware
2 76 (42.46%) Microsoft
3 64 (35.75%) Citrix
4 18 (10.06%) Cisco
5 13 (7.26%) IBM
6 12 (6.70%) HP
7 10 (5.59%) Oracle
8 8 (4.47%) Dell
9 7 (3.91%) EMC
9 7 (3.91%) SolarWinds
10 6 (3.35%) Symantec
11 5 (2.79%) CommVault
12 4 (2.23%) Ericsson
12 4 (2.23%) Amdocs
12 4 (2.23%) Veeam
13 3 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.68%) Apple
13 3 (1.68%) Intel
14 2 (1.12%) Business Objects
14 2 (1.12%) SAP
York, North Yorkshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + car/£4k
Posted: 24 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
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