The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 179 173 158
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.031% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.032% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £24,500 £12,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.00% -58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.72%
IT Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3320 3109 2855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 96.19% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2436 2451
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Middleware
4 4 (44.44%) WebCenter
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
1 4 (44.44%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Mac OS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) VMware