Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 40 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.50% 1.43% 8.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.44% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 26
Wakefield median annual salary £28,250 £31,250 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.60% +42.05% +4.76%
10th Percentile £22,125 £27,500 £15,500
90th Percentile £33,125 £36,375 £33,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +6.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 236 277 204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 98.93% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 209 268 179
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% +13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Wakefield over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support in Wakefield

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Autodesk
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Progress
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard