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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 158 142 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 22 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.65% 1.18% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 1.21% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 19
Average salary £21,000 £24,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,050 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,750 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,980
% change year-on-year
- +0.08%
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
3249 3551 2407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.24% 97.26% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2558 2823 1885
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 3 July 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 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) MS Excel
3 26 (49.06%) Internet
4 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
7 19 (35.85%) VMware
8 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
9 17 (32.08%) ITIL
10 14 (26.42%) LAN
10 14 (26.42%) WAN
10 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
11 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (24.53%) DHCP
11 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
12 12 (22.64%) Citrix
13 11 (20.75%) Wireless
14 10 (18.87%) SLA
15 8 (15.09%) MS Office
16 7 (13.21%) Intranet
16 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
17 5 (9.43%) Service Management
17 5 (9.43%) NHS
17 5 (9.43%) DNS
17 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
17 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
17 5 (9.43%) Degree
18 4 (7.55%) VMware Server
18 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (3.77%) IIS
1 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.89%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (50.94%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
1 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (49.06%) Internet
2 14 (26.42%) LAN
2 14 (26.42%) WAN
3 13 (24.53%) DHCP
4 11 (20.75%) Wireless
5 7 (13.21%) Intranet
6 5 (9.43%) DNS
7 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.89%) VoIP
8 1 (1.89%) LDAP
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.43%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.89%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
4 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
5 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.43%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.55%) Linux
8 3 (5.66%) CentOS
9 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
3 5 (9.43%) Service Management
4 4 (7.55%) Line Management
4 4 (7.55%) Workflow
5 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.89%) Time Management
7 1 (1.89%) Practice Management
7 1 (1.89%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) A+ Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCDST
5 1 (1.89%) MCP
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) VMware Server
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.85%) VMware
3 12 (22.64%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Splunk
5 1 (1.89%) Mitel
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.89%) Symantec
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