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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 126 144 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 139 78 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.88% 1.46% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.54% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 123 72 98
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 £19,900 £21,000
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
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 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 19 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
(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 +8 100 £29,000 +6.42% 7
South Yorkshire +4 23 £27,025 -1.72% 2
North Yorkshire -18 13 £25,000 - 2
East Yorkshire +2 3 £23,750 +5.55% 1
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 174 (69.05%) Windows
2 149 (59.13%) Microsoft
3 121 (48.02%) Active Directory
4 96 (38.10%) MS Excel
5 88 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 84 (33.33%) VMware
7 81 (32.14%) Citrix
8 76 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 75 (29.76%) MS Exchange
10 71 (28.17%) TCP/IP
11 51 (20.24%) Firewall
12 50 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
13 49 (19.44%) MS Office
14 44 (17.46%) Windows 7
15 43 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (17.06%) LAN
16 42 (16.67%) WAN
16 42 (16.67%) MCSE
16 42 (16.67%) ITIL
17 35 (13.89%) SLA
18 34 (13.49%) MCP
19 33 (13.10%) DNS
20 32 (12.70%) Change Management
20 32 (12.70%) Cisco
21 30 (11.90%) Windows XP
22 29 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2010
23 28 (11.11%) SCCM
24 26 (10.32%) Mentoring
25 25 (9.92%) SQL Server
25 25 (9.92%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 75 (29.76%) MS Exchange
2 29 (11.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (6.75%) Lync
4 16 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (5.56%) IIS
6 12 (4.76%) Apache
7 11 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.40%) Jetty
11 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 96 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 49 (19.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) Line 500
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.16%) Office 365
2 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.19%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (28.17%) TCP/IP
2 51 (20.24%) Firewall
3 43 (17.06%) LAN
4 42 (16.67%) WAN
5 33 (13.10%) DNS
6 25 (9.92%) SAN
7 23 (9.13%) DHCP
8 21 (8.33%) VoIP
9 20 (7.94%) VPN
9 20 (7.94%) Internet
10 13 (5.16%) BGP
10 13 (5.16%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (4.76%) Network Security
11 12 (4.76%) Broadband
12 11 (4.37%) NetScaler
13 8 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (3.17%) IPsec
14 5 (1.98%) Wireless
14 5 (1.98%) Structured Cabling
15 4 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.19%) MySQL
5 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (7.14%) Finance
2 16 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.98%) Retail
3 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.59%) Back Office
5 2 (0.79%) Advertising
5 2 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.40%) Military
6 1 (0.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.37%) Web Services
2 10 (3.97%) .NET
3 8 (3.17%) Middleware
4 5 (1.98%) WebCenter
5 4 (1.59%) HTML
5 4 (1.59%) LAMP
6 3 (1.19%) XML
7 2 (0.79%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.79%) CSS
8 1 (0.40%) J2EE
8 1 (0.40%) Ajax
8 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.40%) WCF
8 1 (0.40%) LINQ
8 1 (0.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.78%) Firmware
2 5 (1.98%) iPad
3 4 (1.59%) EqualLogic
3 4 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.19%) Clustering
4 3 (1.19%) IVR
4 3 (1.19%) CCTV
4 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.79%) iPhone
5 2 (0.79%) GIS
5 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.40%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 174 (69.05%) Windows
2 88 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (17.46%) Windows 7
5 30 (11.90%) Windows XP
6 24 (9.52%) Linux
6 24 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 14 (5.56%) UNIX
9 7 (2.78%) Windows Vista
10 6 (2.38%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.98%) Android
12 2 (0.79%) Solaris
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.40%) Fedora
13 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.67%) ITIL
2 32 (12.70%) Change Management
3 26 (10.32%) Mentoring
4 10 (3.97%) Time Management
5 9 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 9 (3.57%) Migration
6 7 (2.78%) Release Management
6 7 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (2.38%) ERP
8 5 (1.98%) Service Management
8 5 (1.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (1.59%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.59%) ITSM
9 4 (1.59%) CRM
9 4 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (1.59%) Incident Management
10 3 (1.19%) High Availability
10 3 (1.19%) Data Protection
10 3 (1.19%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (9.92%) SQL
2 6 (2.38%) C#
2 6 (2.38%) VB.NET
3 5 (1.98%) VBA
4 4 (1.59%) VB
5 3 (1.19%) Java
5 3 (1.19%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.79%) PHP
6 2 (0.79%) XPath
6 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.40%) Python
7 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.40%) C
7 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (16.67%) MCSE
3 34 (13.49%) MCP
4 25 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (9.13%) Security Cleared
6 22 (8.73%) CCNA
7 17 (6.75%) CCNP
7 17 (6.75%) MCSA
8 11 (4.37%) CCA
8 11 (4.37%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (3.97%) MCITP
10 9 (3.57%) CCAA
10 9 (3.57%) CCEA
11 8 (3.17%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.38%) Degree
14 4 (1.59%) CCVP
14 4 (1.59%) CCIE
15 2 (0.79%) CCSP
15 2 (0.79%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (13.89%) SLA
2 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 121 (48.02%) Active Directory
2 43 (17.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.13%) Hyper-V
4 21 (8.33%) XenApp
5 10 (3.97%) XenDesktop
5 10 (3.97%) vSphere
6 9 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.38%) NDS
8 5 (1.98%) XenServer
9 4 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.79%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (11.11%) SCCM
2 13 (5.16%) SCOM
3 9 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.98%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.98%) XenMobile
6 3 (1.19%) Plesk
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 149 (59.13%) Microsoft
2 84 (33.33%) VMware
3 81 (32.14%) Citrix
4 32 (12.70%) Cisco
5 19 (7.54%) Symantec
6 17 (6.75%) IBM
6 17 (6.75%) HP
7 14 (5.56%) Apple
8 13 (5.16%) Riverbed
9 12 (4.76%) Fortinet
10 8 (3.17%) Oracle
10 8 (3.17%) Avaya
11 7 (2.78%) Sage
11 7 (2.78%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.98%) Dell
13 4 (1.59%) EMC
13 4 (1.59%) Verint
14 3 (1.19%) MobileIron
14 3 (1.19%) Postini
14 3 (1.19%) NetApp
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