The median annual salary for a IT Support was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 28 26
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 0.72% 3.60% 5.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 3.68% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £26,000 £22,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year - +2.04%  

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 133 136 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 96.38% 97.84% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 121 107 155
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.45% +7.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware