Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

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

Support Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 129 136 144
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 118 63 189
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.08% 1.49% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.55% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 86 53 169
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,550 £21,250
25th Percentile £24,025 £23,250 £24,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £36,875 £32,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £39,875 £42,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,353 4,072 7,400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 95.99% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,283 3,519 6,070
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Support Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Support Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Yorkshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -4 59 £30,500 +1.67% 17
North Yorkshire +12 30 £27,500 -6.78% 1
South Yorkshire -24 22 £25,000 -5.66% 4
East Yorkshire -5 7 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 65 (55.08%) Microsoft
2 56 (47.46%) Windows
3 42 (35.59%) Active Directory
4 36 (30.51%) Microsoft 365
5 34 (28.81%) Azure
6 32 (27.12%) Windows Server
6 32 (27.12%) Social Skills
7 31 (26.27%) Oracle
8 28 (23.73%) CIW
8 28 (23.73%) Web Development
8 28 (23.73%) Network+ Certification
8 28 (23.73%) CCNA
8 28 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
9 24 (20.34%) Windows 10
10 22 (18.64%) VMware
11 18 (15.25%) ITIL
12 16 (13.56%) SQL
12 16 (13.56%) Firewall
13 15 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (11.86%) SCCM
15 13 (11.02%) Windows 7
15 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (10.17%) Citrix
17 11 (9.32%) AWS
17 11 (9.32%) Hyper-V
17 11 (9.32%) DNS
18 10 (8.47%) SharePoint
18 10 (8.47%) SLA
18 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.69%) Confluence
5 2 (1.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (30.51%) Microsoft 365
2 34 (28.81%) Azure
3 11 (9.32%) AWS
4 8 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.39%) GCP
6 3 (2.54%) IaaS
6 3 (2.54%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.54%) PaaS
7 2 (1.69%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.56%) Firewall
2 11 (9.32%) DNS
3 7 (5.93%) VPN
4 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.39%) VLAN
5 3 (2.54%) DHCP
5 3 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.69%) Skype
7 1 (0.85%) Internet
7 1 (0.85%) Network Security
7 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.85%) SAN
7 1 (0.85%) SD-WAN
7 1 (0.85%) SSL
7 1 (0.85%) WAN
7 1 (0.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.85%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 32 (27.12%) Social Skills
2 8 (6.78%) Finance
3 6 (5.08%) Retail
4 4 (3.39%) Legal
5 3 (2.54%) Banking
5 3 (2.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.69%) Local Government
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.69%) SAML
2 1 (0.85%) CSS
2 1 (0.85%) HTML
2 1 (0.85%) JSON
2 1 (0.85%) Node.js
2 1 (0.85%) OAuth
2 1 (0.85%) OAuth2
2 1 (0.85%) RESTful
2 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Data Centre
1 7 (5.93%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.39%) iPhone
3 3 (2.54%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (47.46%) Windows
2 32 (27.12%) Windows Server
3 24 (20.34%) Windows 10
4 13 (11.02%) Windows 7
4 13 (11.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.93%) Android
6 7 (5.93%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (3.39%) Linux
8 4 (3.39%) VMS
8 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (1.69%) CentOS
9 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.69%) Unix
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.73%) Cybersecurity
1 28 (23.73%) Web Development
2 18 (15.25%) ITIL
3 15 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (7.63%) Facial Recognition
4 9 (7.63%) Portfolio Management
5 7 (5.93%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.39%) Asset Management
6 4 (3.39%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (3.39%) DevOps
6 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (3.39%) Logistics
6 4 (3.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (3.39%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (3.39%) Server Management
6 4 (3.39%) Service Management
6 4 (3.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 3 (2.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.54%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.56%) SQL
2 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.24%) Bash Shell
3 5 (4.24%) Python
4 3 (2.54%) Groovy
5 2 (1.69%) Java
5 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.85%) C
6 1 (0.85%) C#
6 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (23.73%) CCNA
1 28 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (23.73%) CIW
1 28 (23.73%) Network+ Certification
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.93%) Degree
3 7 (5.93%) MCSA
4 3 (2.54%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 42 (35.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.32%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (4.24%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.54%) XenApp
7 2 (1.69%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) SCCM
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.54%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.54%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.54%) Puppet
3 3 (2.54%) WSUS
4 2 (1.69%) Ansible
4 2 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.69%) SCOM
4 2 (1.69%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.69%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (55.08%) Microsoft
2 31 (26.27%) Oracle
3 22 (18.64%) VMware
4 12 (10.17%) Citrix
5 7 (5.93%) Meraki
5 7 (5.93%) Veeam
6 6 (5.08%) Cisco
7 4 (3.39%) Apple
7 4 (3.39%) Dell
7 4 (3.39%) Google
7 4 (3.39%) HP
7 4 (3.39%) Mitel
8 3 (2.54%) Snow
9 2 (1.69%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.85%) Juniper
10 1 (0.85%) Okta
10 1 (0.85%) OneLogin
10 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.85%) Sophos