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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 146 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 38 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.01% 0.46% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.47% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 22
Average salary £23,000 £21,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.74% -20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £25,250
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.93%
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
3626 2530 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.69% 95.94% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2790 1986 2281
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 52 (69.33%) Windows
2 46 (61.33%) Microsoft
3 42 (56.00%) Windows 7
4 38 (50.67%) Active Directory
5 36 (48.00%) MS Excel
6 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (29.33%) MS Office
9 17 (22.67%) LAN
9 17 (22.67%) DHCP
9 17 (22.67%) DNS
9 17 (22.67%) Internet
10 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
10 16 (21.33%) Service Delivery
11 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 14 (18.67%) WAN
13 13 (17.33%) VMware
14 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
14 12 (16.00%) Citrix
15 11 (14.67%) Blackberry
15 11 (14.67%) ITIL
15 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
16 10 (13.33%) Windows XP
17 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
18 8 (10.67%) IIS
18 8 (10.67%) Avaya
19 7 (9.33%) Intranet
19 7 (9.33%) Linux
20 6 (8.00%) Wireless

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.67%) IIS
4 6 (8.00%) Apache
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (29.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.67%) LAN
1 17 (22.67%) DHCP
1 17 (22.67%) DNS
1 17 (22.67%) Internet
2 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.67%) WAN
4 7 (9.33%) Intranet
5 6 (8.00%) Wireless
6 3 (4.00%) VLAN
6 3 (4.00%) VPN
7 2 (2.67%) HTTP
7 2 (2.67%) Firewall
7 2 (2.67%) SAN
8 1 (1.33%) Extranet
8 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.33%) FTP
8 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) Middleware
2 5 (6.67%) WebCenter
3 4 (5.33%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) COM
4 1 (1.33%) XML
4 1 (1.33%) XSL
4 1 (1.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (69.33%) Windows
2 42 (56.00%) Windows 7
3 34 (45.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.33%) Linux
8 6 (8.00%) Mac OS
9 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Service Delivery
2 11 (14.67%) ITIL
3 3 (4.00%) ERP
3 3 (4.00%) Project Management
3 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (4.00%) Time Management
4 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (2.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.67%) Workflow
4 2 (2.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.33%) Information Security
5 1 (1.33%) Migration
5 1 (1.33%) Service Management
5 1 (1.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (1.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.33%) Content Management
5 1 (1.33%) Network Management
5 1 (1.33%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C#
2 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) MCP
3 2 (2.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.33%) CCA
4 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCSE
4 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.33%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) HL7
System Software
1 38 (50.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 46 (61.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) VMware
3 12 (16.00%) Citrix
4 8 (10.67%) Avaya
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle
6 4 (5.33%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
7 2 (2.67%) Apple
8 1 (1.33%) Sage
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
8 1 (1.33%) EMC
8 1 (1.33%) Intel
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.33%) Kaspersky
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