The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 30 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.90% 2.50% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 2.50% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% +123.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 102 160 128
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 86 150 123
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%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Wakefield

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Wakefield

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Wakefield region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (33.33%) C
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Progress
5 2 (33.33%) SSL

Support Engineer 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Server
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Progress
4 2 (33.33%) WatchGuard