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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 126 136 152
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 50 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.55% 1.31% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.34% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 37
Average salary £25,000 £21,150 £21,090
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.20% +0.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
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
3125 3440 3662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.76% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2521 2724 2954
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 54 (75.00%) Windows
2 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
2 41 (56.94%) MS Excel
3 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
4 31 (43.06%) MS Office
5 29 (40.28%) Windows Server
6 28 (38.89%) Windows 7
7 24 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 21 (29.17%) SQL
9 20 (27.78%) SLA
10 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (22.22%) Time Management
12 16 (22.22%) ITIL
12 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 16 (22.22%) VMware
13 15 (20.83%) Windows 8
14 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (16.67%) MCSE
16 10 (13.89%) Cisco
17 9 (12.50%) Citrix
17 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
18 7 (9.72%) MCDST
18 7 (9.72%) VPN
18 7 (9.72%) Degree
19 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
19 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 6 (8.33%) DNS
19 6 (8.33%) WAN
19 6 (8.33%) DHCP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.17%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.39%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 41 (56.94%) MS Excel
2 31 (43.06%) MS Office
3 6 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Line 500
1 1 (1.39%) Magento
1 1 (1.39%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.72%) VPN
3 6 (8.33%) DHCP
3 6 (8.33%) DNS
3 6 (8.33%) SAN
3 6 (8.33%) WAN
4 5 (6.94%) LAN
5 4 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.78%) Firewall
7 1 (1.39%) Internet
7 1 (1.39%) Intranet
7 1 (1.39%) IPsec
7 1 (1.39%) NAS
7 1 (1.39%) Skype
7 1 (1.39%) SSH
7 1 (1.39%) VoIP
7 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.78%) MS Access
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.56%) Law
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (75.00%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Windows Server
3 28 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 13 (18.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Linux
8 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.39%) Debian
9 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
1 16 (22.22%) Time Management
2 5 (6.94%) Change Management
2 5 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (5.56%) ISMS
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 4 (5.56%) Project Management
4 3 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 2 (2.78%) DevOps
5 2 (2.78%) ERP
5 2 (2.78%) Password Management
5 2 (2.78%) PRINCE
5 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.78%) Security Management
5 2 (2.78%) Server Patching
5 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.56%) VB
3 2 (2.78%) VBA
4 1 (1.39%) C++
4 1 (1.39%) Perl
4 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.67%) MCSE
3 7 (9.72%) Degree
3 7 (9.72%) MCDST
4 5 (6.94%) MCITP
4 5 (6.94%) MCSA
5 3 (4.17%) MCP
5 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.78%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (56.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (1.39%) Postfix
4 1 (1.39%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) DameWare
2 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) VMware
3 10 (13.89%) Cisco
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (4.17%) Mitel
5 3 (4.17%) Veeam
6 2 (2.78%) HP
6 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.78%) NetApp
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
6 2 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) Apple
7 1 (1.39%) arcserve
7 1 (1.39%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.39%) QNAP
7 1 (1.39%) Sage
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