The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 164 143 137
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 14 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 1.15% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.19% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 37 12
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +6.38%
IT Support
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
3365 3540 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.19% 96.56% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2672 2719 1908
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IT Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Leeds

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title.

1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) Internet
4 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
5 9 (25.71%) MS Office
5 9 (25.71%) WAN
5 9 (25.71%) LAN
6 8 (22.86%) VMware
6 8 (22.86%) ITIL
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (20.00%) DHCP
7 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
8 6 (17.14%) SLA
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Finance
9 5 (14.29%) SQL
9 5 (14.29%) Citrix
10 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
10 4 (11.43%) Wireless
11 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (8.57%) Line Management
11 3 (8.57%) Office 365
11 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
11 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
2 9 (25.71%) LAN
2 9 (25.71%) WAN
3 7 (20.00%) DHCP
4 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.43%) Wireless
6 3 (8.57%) DNS
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
2 3 (8.57%) Time Management
2 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (8.57%) Line Management
3 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) Practice Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCDST
3 1 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Symantec
5 1 (2.86%) Mitel
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Sage
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