The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 125 160 161
Rank change year-on-year +35 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 61 47 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.71% 1.07% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.10% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 46
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% -3.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,700 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,350 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3491 4257 4878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.79% 96.73% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 3538 3910
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in West Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Leeds +40 49 £26,500 -8.62% 7
Bradford 0 6 £25,500 +2.00% 1
Huddersfield - 6 £25,000 -
Wetherby -6 4 £27,500 -5.17% 1
Wakefield -2 1 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Support Engineer
Yorkshire

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 101 (75.37%) Windows
2 80 (59.70%) Microsoft
3 70 (52.24%) Active Directory
4 58 (43.28%) Windows Server
5 53 (39.55%) VMware
6 44 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (24.63%) MS Excel
7 33 (24.63%) SQL Server
8 32 (23.88%) SQL
9 31 (23.13%) MS Exchange
9 31 (23.13%) Cisco
10 28 (20.90%) ITIL
11 27 (20.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (17.91%) MS Office
12 24 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (17.16%) Windows 7
13 23 (17.16%) LAN
13 23 (17.16%) WAN
14 22 (16.42%) Hyper-V
14 22 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (13.43%) Avaya
15 18 (13.43%) Windows 8
16 17 (12.69%) DHCP
16 17 (12.69%) DNS
16 17 (12.69%) SLA
16 17 (12.69%) C#
17 16 (11.94%) Firewall
17 16 (11.94%) Office 365
18 15 (11.19%) VPN
19 14 (10.45%) TCP/IP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 31 (23.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.73%) IIS
5 5 (3.73%) SAS
5 5 (3.73%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.49%) CMS
8 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 24 (17.91%) MS Office
3 10 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (6.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) Visualfiles
2 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Office 365
2 9 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.24%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.16%) LAN
1 23 (17.16%) WAN
2 17 (12.69%) DHCP
2 17 (12.69%) DNS
3 16 (11.94%) Firewall
4 15 (11.19%) VPN
5 14 (10.45%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.46%) MPLS
6 10 (7.46%) VoIP
7 8 (5.97%) SAN
8 7 (5.22%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (2.24%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (2.24%) VLAN
9 3 (2.24%) Wireless
10 2 (1.49%) ADSL
10 2 (1.49%) Internet
10 2 (1.49%) NAS
10 2 (1.49%) Network Security
10 2 (1.49%) Skype
11 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.22%) MySQL
4 5 (3.73%) MS Access
4 5 (3.73%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.22%) JMeter
2 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (9.70%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.99%) Legal
4 3 (2.24%) Law
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.46%) .NET
2 5 (3.73%) COM+
3 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (0.75%) LAMP
4 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.24%) Driving Licence
2 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (0.75%) CCTV
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 101 (75.37%) Windows
2 58 (43.28%) Windows Server
3 44 (32.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (17.16%) Windows 7
6 18 (13.43%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.46%) Linux
7 10 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.46%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.48%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.73%) Unix
10 3 (2.24%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.75%) Android
11 1 (0.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.75%) Debian
11 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) ITIL
2 12 (8.96%) CRM
3 10 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (7.46%) Time Management
4 9 (6.72%) Migration
5 7 (5.22%) Business Transformation
5 7 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (5.22%) High Availability
5 7 (5.22%) ITIL V3
6 6 (4.48%) Change Management
6 6 (4.48%) Fault Analysis
6 6 (4.48%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (4.48%) Problem Management
6 6 (4.48%) Software Testing
7 5 (3.73%) Analytics
7 5 (3.73%) Business Analytics
7 5 (3.73%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (3.73%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.99%) Health Informatics
8 4 (2.99%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.88%) SQL
2 17 (12.69%) C#
3 11 (8.21%) Java
4 8 (5.97%) Python
4 8 (5.97%) Ruby
5 6 (4.48%) C++
6 5 (3.73%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.73%) VBA
7 2 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (20.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.21%) MCSE
3 6 (4.48%) MCSA
4 5 (3.73%) CCNA
4 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.73%) MCAD
4 5 (3.73%) MCSD
5 2 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.75%) CCA
6 1 (0.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.69%) SLA
2 5 (3.73%) DICOM
2 5 (3.73%) HL7
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (52.24%) Active Directory
2 22 (16.42%) Hyper-V
2 22 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.22%) OpenSIPS
4 4 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.24%) XenApp
6 2 (1.49%) Firmware
6 2 (1.49%) XenServer
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (5.97%) SCCM
2 7 (5.22%) SCOM
3 3 (2.24%) WSUS
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 80 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 53 (39.55%) VMware
3 31 (23.13%) Cisco
4 18 (13.43%) Avaya
5 13 (9.70%) Oracle
6 10 (7.46%) HP
7 8 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (5.22%) F5
9 5 (3.73%) Alterian
9 5 (3.73%) Dell
10 3 (2.24%) Citrix
10 3 (2.24%) LexisNexis
11 2 (1.49%) Mitel
11 2 (1.49%) Synology
11 2 (1.49%) Veeam
12 1 (0.75%) Apple
12 1 (0.75%) EMC
12 1 (0.75%) Juniper
12 1 (0.75%) Kaspersky
12 1 (0.75%) SonicWALL
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