The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 145 148 104
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 25 34 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 0.92% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.95% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 48
Average salary £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £21,500 £16,925
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £36,000 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
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
3356 3570 2644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.11% 96.85% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2648 2885 2151
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) SLA
3 27 (43.55%) Active Directory
4 26 (41.94%) VMware
5 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
6 20 (32.26%) Citrix
7 19 (30.65%) ITIL
7 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
10 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
11 13 (20.97%) Linux
12 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 12 (19.35%) DHCP
12 12 (19.35%) UNIX
12 12 (19.35%) SQL
13 11 (17.74%) Internet
13 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (16.13%) Windows 8
14 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
14 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (16.13%) DNS
15 9 (14.52%) Oracle
16 8 (12.90%) MCSE
16 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
16 8 (12.90%) Cisco
16 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
16 8 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.45%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.23%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) Moodle
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) Apache
7 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) DHCP
2 11 (17.74%) Internet
3 10 (16.13%) DNS
4 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 7 (11.29%) Wireless
5 7 (11.29%) VoIP
6 5 (8.06%) WAN
6 5 (8.06%) LAN
7 4 (6.45%) SAN
7 4 (6.45%) 3G
7 4 (6.45%) 2G
7 4 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (6.45%) 4G
7 4 (6.45%) NAS
8 3 (4.84%) Network Security
8 3 (4.84%) Firewall
8 3 (4.84%) VPN
9 2 (3.23%) SMS
9 2 (3.23%) POP3
9 2 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) DB2
4 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Replication
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.23%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
4 13 (20.97%) Linux
5 12 (19.35%) UNIX
6 10 (16.13%) Windows 8
6 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.84%) Solaris
10 1 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (1.61%) Android
10 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.29%) Service Management
5 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.45%) Fault Management
7 4 (6.45%) OpenUP
7 4 (6.45%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Migration
8 3 (4.84%) ITSM
9 2 (3.23%) ETL
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.23%) Release Management
9 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.23%) Line Management
10 1 (1.61%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) MCSE
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.29%) CCNA
4 5 (8.06%) MCITP
5 4 (6.45%) Degree
6 3 (4.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.23%) MCP
7 2 (3.23%) MCSA
7 2 (3.23%) CCA
7 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.61%) MCTS
8 1 (1.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (46.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 27 (43.55%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.90%) vSphere
4 6 (9.68%) VMware ESX
4 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) XenApp
6 2 (3.23%) XenServer
6 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) OpenView
2 4 (6.45%) Nagios
3 3 (4.84%) SCOM
3 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.61%) WSUS
5 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) VMware
2 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.26%) Citrix
4 9 (14.52%) Oracle
5 8 (12.90%) Cisco
6 4 (6.45%) HP
6 4 (6.45%) IBM
6 4 (6.45%) Ericsson
6 4 (6.45%) Symantec
6 4 (6.45%) Amdocs
6 4 (6.45%) Veeam
7 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
7 3 (4.84%) EMC
7 3 (4.84%) Intel
8 2 (3.23%) Business Objects
8 2 (3.23%) Dell
8 2 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) Meraki
9 1 (1.61%) Syclo
9 1 (1.61%) Kaspersky
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