Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 85 70
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 26 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.37% 1.69% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.74% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 42
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £28,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.67% -1.02%
Yorkshire median annual salary £29,000 £30,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year -3.33% +8.11% -4.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,064 1,323 1,441
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 97.35% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,105 1,241
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,150 £22,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in South Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 18 £27,000 -3.57% 3
Doncaster +10 8 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) VMware
6 8 (30.77%) CCNA
6 8 (30.77%) SLA
6 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 7 (26.92%) Office 365
7 7 (26.92%) vSphere
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 7 (26.92%) IIS
7 7 (26.92%) Clustering
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (19.23%) MCSA
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (19.23%) PowerShell

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) IaaS
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.85%) Change Control
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Email Filtering
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (30.77%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) MCSA
5 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (15.38%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 7 (26.92%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) Docker
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Failover Clustering
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.69%) Twitter
5 1 (3.85%) Capita
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle