The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Technical Support
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 166 163
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 10 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.86% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.89% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 35 49
Median salary £22,500 £22,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £30,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  

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 3473 4175 4858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.67% 97.25% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3053 3430 3828
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in West Yorkshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in West Yorkshire

Technical Support
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 Technical Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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 -6 5 £19,750 -5.95% 2
Wakefield - 3 £22,500 - 1
Wetherby - 2 £23,750 -
Technical Support
Yorkshire

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Technical 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
4 18 (34.62%) VMware
4 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
6 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
7 14 (26.92%) IIS
8 12 (23.08%) SQL
8 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (21.15%) DHCP
9 11 (21.15%) DNS
10 10 (19.23%) WAN
10 10 (19.23%) SLA
10 10 (19.23%) LAN
10 10 (19.23%) MCSE
10 10 (19.23%) Service Management
10 10 (19.23%) Change Management
10 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (19.23%) SAN
10 10 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
10 10 (19.23%) Veeam
11 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (15.38%) B2B

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) IIS
3 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.92%) GeoServer
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) DHCP
1 11 (21.15%) DNS
2 10 (19.23%) LAN
2 10 (19.23%) SAN
2 10 (19.23%) WAN
3 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (9.62%) IPv6
4 5 (9.62%) PBX
4 5 (9.62%) SMS
4 5 (9.62%) Unified Communications
4 5 (9.62%) VoIP
4 5 (9.62%) Wireless
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) FTP
5 1 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) GIS
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) iPad
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.62%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (19.23%) Change Management
1 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (19.23%) Service Management
2 8 (15.38%) B2B
3 5 (9.62%) Fault Management
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
3 5 (9.62%) Presales
4 3 (5.77%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (3.85%) System Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.92%) E-Procurement
6 1 (1.92%) High Availability
6 1 (1.92%) Open Source
6 1 (1.92%) Product Management
6 1 (1.92%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.77%) VB
5 2 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) MCSE
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CCNA
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
1 18 (34.62%) VMware
2 10 (19.23%) Veeam
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) ESRI
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) Zend
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