The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 71 75
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.95% 1.15% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.19% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 20
Median salary £27,500 £21,500 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.90% -28.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,700 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £32,700 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% +3.44%  

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

IT Job Roles
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 704 758 1026
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 98.19% 96.93% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 616 656 857
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +11 12 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Doncaster - 2 £22,500 -
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) DNS
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (52.38%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) DHCP
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
7 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
8 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (23.81%) MCSE
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
9 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (14.29%) SAP ERP
10 3 (14.29%) SCOM
10 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (14.29%) Home Automation

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 2 (9.52%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DHCP
1 11 (52.38%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) NAS
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Broadband
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) Skype
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Home Automation
1 3 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Unix
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
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