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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 159 165 113
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 27 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.73% 0.19% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.20% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 34
Average salary £22,000 £24,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.27% -19.16%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,250
% change year-on-year
- -4.95%
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
3582 3014 2591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.23% 96.20% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2789 2398 2191
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 51 (73.91%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Windows 7
3 38 (55.07%) MS Excel
4 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 36 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (49.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (46.38%) Internet
7 31 (44.93%) Active Directory
8 23 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 21 (30.43%) DNS
9 21 (30.43%) LAN
9 21 (30.43%) DHCP
10 20 (28.99%) Windows XP
11 19 (27.54%) WAN
12 18 (26.09%) VMware
13 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (24.64%) Intranet
13 17 (24.64%) Citrix
14 16 (23.19%) Blackberry
14 16 (23.19%) Wireless
15 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
16 11 (15.94%) MS Office
17 9 (13.04%) ITIL
18 8 (11.59%) Avaya
19 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
19 6 (8.70%) IIS
19 6 (8.70%) Linux
19 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
19 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
20 5 (7.25%) Mac OS

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 5 (7.25%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Moodle
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 38 (55.07%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 32 (46.38%) Internet
2 21 (30.43%) LAN
2 21 (30.43%) DHCP
2 21 (30.43%) DNS
3 19 (27.54%) WAN
4 17 (24.64%) Intranet
5 16 (23.19%) Wireless
6 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.90%) Firewall
8 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.45%) Extranet
8 1 (1.45%) SAN
8 1 (1.45%) FTP
8 1 (1.45%) HTTP
8 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Middleware
1 5 (7.25%) WebCenter
2 3 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 51 (73.91%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Windows 7
3 36 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (49.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (28.99%) Windows XP
6 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.70%) Linux
8 5 (7.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 9 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
3 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
3 2 (2.90%) Time Management
3 2 (2.90%) Service Management
4 1 (1.45%) Performance Management
4 1 (1.45%) SIEM
4 1 (1.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.45%) People Management
4 1 (1.45%) Business Analysis
4 1 (1.45%) Content Management
4 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.45%) Project Management
4 1 (1.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.45%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) MCITP
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 2 (2.90%) MCP
4 1 (1.45%) MCSE
4 1 (1.45%) MCSA
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (44.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.45%) Nessus
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
1 1 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) VMware
3 17 (24.64%) Citrix
4 8 (11.59%) Avaya
5 5 (7.25%) Oracle
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) EMC
7 1 (1.45%) Intel
7 1 (1.45%) Sage
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) Kaspersky
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