The median annual salary for an IT Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IT Support
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 33 20
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 9.18% 0.63% 7.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.18% 0.63% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Median salary £32,500 - £22,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 - £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 98 160 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 85 151 119
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Wakefield

IT Support
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Wakefield

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT Support 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 Wakefield region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) Terminal Server
4 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (50.00%) ERP
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) MCSE
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Progress
5 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard