Period
to 1 December 2021

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 1 December 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
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 131 93 120
Rank change year-on-year -38 +27 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 147 88 150
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.13% 2.73% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.81% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 133 83 126
10th Percentile £22,750 £20,500 £21,250
25th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.91% +11.67% +4.35%
75th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -

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 6,418 3,129 6,368
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.10% 97.08% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,934 2,705 5,261
10th Percentile £29,795 £29,750 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,456
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 1 December 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 1 December 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 -44 78 £27,500 -16.03% 35
North Yorkshire +5 33 £31,000 -22.50% 7
South Yorkshire -38 17 £26,250 -30.00% 13
East Yorkshire +3 12 £22,500 -18.18% 3
Humberside - 7 - - 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 December 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 91 (61.90%) Windows
2 83 (56.46%) Microsoft 365
3 75 (51.02%) Active Directory
4 72 (48.98%) Microsoft
5 57 (38.78%) Social Skills
6 48 (32.65%) Windows Server
7 38 (25.85%) Windows 10
8 31 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (20.41%) Azure
10 28 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
11 27 (18.37%) SQL
12 26 (17.69%) Wi-Fi
13 25 (17.01%) Organisational Skills
14 23 (15.65%) VMware
14 23 (15.65%) SharePoint
15 19 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (12.24%) Manufacturing
16 18 (12.24%) DNS
16 18 (12.24%) Cisco
17 17 (11.56%) EPoS
17 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Office
18 16 (10.88%) SCCM
19 15 (10.20%) MS Exchange
19 15 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 14 (9.52%) ITIL
20 14 (9.52%) Finance
21 13 (8.84%) VPN
21 13 (8.84%) Citrix
22 12 (8.16%) SLA

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 23 (15.65%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.08%) IIS
4 5 (3.40%) Confluence
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.72%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (56.46%) Microsoft 365
2 30 (20.41%) Azure
3 10 (6.80%) Slack
4 6 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.72%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.04%) Mimecast
7 2 (1.36%) Google Workspace
7 2 (1.36%) IaaS
7 2 (1.36%) PaaS
7 2 (1.36%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.68%) AWS
8 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.69%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (12.24%) DNS
3 13 (8.84%) VPN
4 12 (8.16%) WAN
5 11 (7.48%) DHCP
5 11 (7.48%) TCP/IP
6 10 (6.80%) Firewall
6 10 (6.80%) LAN
7 9 (6.12%) Network Security
7 9 (6.12%) VoIP
8 8 (5.44%) RFID
8 8 (5.44%) VLAN
9 6 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (2.72%) Skype
11 3 (2.04%) SAN
12 2 (1.36%) Internet
12 2 (1.36%) RTP
12 2 (1.36%) SSL
12 2 (1.36%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2019
3 2 (1.36%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.36%) MySQL
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) JIRA
2 5 (3.40%) GitLab
3 1 (0.68%) Cactus
3 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 57 (38.78%) Social Skills
2 31 (21.09%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (17.01%) Organisational Skills
4 18 (12.24%) Manufacturing
5 14 (9.52%) Finance
6 10 (6.80%) Retail
7 4 (2.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (0.68%) Local Government
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
3 1 (0.68%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) EPoS
2 10 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.12%) Driving Licence
3 9 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
4 7 (4.76%) CMDB
5 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.04%) Replication
6 3 (2.04%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.36%) CCTV
7 2 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.36%) iPhone
7 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.68%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (61.90%) Windows
2 48 (32.65%) Windows Server
3 38 (25.85%) Windows 10
4 19 (12.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (8.16%) Linux
5 12 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (6.80%) Android
7 9 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.12%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.44%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (2.04%) AIX
10 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (9.52%) ITIL
4 10 (6.80%) Change Management
4 10 (6.80%) Incident Management
5 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.44%) Facial Recognition
5 8 (5.44%) Portfolio Management
5 8 (5.44%) Time Management
6 7 (4.76%) Break/Fix
7 6 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.08%) Software Deployment
8 5 (3.40%) Analytics
8 5 (3.40%) Antivirus Management
8 5 (3.40%) Data Analytics
8 5 (3.40%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (3.40%) DevOps
8 5 (3.40%) Server Management
8 5 (3.40%) Virtual Environments
9 4 (2.72%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (18.37%) SQL
2 5 (3.40%) C
3 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.68%) C#
4 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.68%) VBA
4 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.40%) CCNA
3 5 (3.40%) MCSA
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.72%) CCNP
5 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.68%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.68%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (1.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.12%) Docker
3 9 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.72%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.72%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (2.04%) BitLocker
6 3 (2.04%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (10.88%) SCCM
2 9 (6.12%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.72%) Terraform
4 3 (2.04%) SCOM
4 3 (2.04%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.36%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 72 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.65%) VMware
3 18 (12.24%) Cisco
4 13 (8.84%) Citrix
5 10 (6.80%) Meraki
6 9 (6.12%) Veeam
7 8 (5.44%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (5.44%) SAP
8 6 (4.08%) Brio
9 5 (3.40%) DocuSign
9 5 (3.40%) HubSpot
10 4 (2.72%) Aruba
10 4 (2.72%) Veritas
11 3 (2.04%) Apple
11 3 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (2.04%) IBM
12 2 (1.36%) Draytek
12 2 (1.36%) F5
12 2 (1.36%) IPFX
12 2 (1.36%) SonicWALL