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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 150 143 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 1.24% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.29% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 30
Average salary £26,300 £29,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.31% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,500 £21,225
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
3375 3579 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.26% 96.60% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2686 2761 1913
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,320 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (74.14%) Windows
2 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
3 27 (46.55%) VMware
4 26 (44.83%) MS Exchange
5 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (36.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
8 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 17 (29.31%) Citrix
10 16 (27.59%) SQL
11 15 (25.86%) Wireless
11 15 (25.86%) Office 365
12 14 (24.14%) ITIL
12 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (22.41%) Cisco
13 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
13 13 (22.41%) DHCP
13 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
14 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (20.69%) CCNP
15 11 (18.97%) CCNA
15 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
15 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (18.97%) Riverbed
15 11 (18.97%) Meraki
16 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
17 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
17 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (15.52%) DNS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 26 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 21 (36.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
4 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (10.34%) Lync
7 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.72%) IIS
8 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Line 500
1 1 (1.72%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Wireless
2 13 (22.41%) DHCP
3 9 (15.52%) DNS
4 5 (8.62%) Internet
4 5 (8.62%) Firewall
5 4 (6.90%) LAN
5 4 (6.90%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.45%) 3G
7 2 (3.45%) 2G
7 2 (3.45%) VoIP
7 2 (3.45%) 4G
7 2 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (1.72%) FTP
8 1 (1.72%) SNMP
8 1 (1.72%) VPN
8 1 (1.72%) SAN
8 1 (1.72%) VLAN
8 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.17%) Law
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) Photography
3 1 (1.72%) Informatics
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (74.14%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.07%) Windows 8
4 7 (12.07%) Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Solaris
8 2 (3.45%) CentOS
8 2 (3.45%) UNIX
9 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
3 7 (12.07%) Service Management
4 4 (6.90%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.17%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.45%) Security Patching
6 2 (3.45%) Spectrum Management
6 2 (3.45%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.45%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.45%) Time Management
6 2 (3.45%) OpenUP
6 2 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.45%) Network Management
7 1 (1.72%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.69%) CCNP
2 12 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (18.97%) CCNA
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) MCDST
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (3.45%) WSUS
3 1 (1.72%) OpenView
3 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 27 (46.55%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) Citrix
4 13 (22.41%) Cisco
5 11 (18.97%) Meraki
5 11 (18.97%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.17%) Apple
7 2 (3.45%) Sage
7 2 (3.45%) Amdocs
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.45%) CA
7 2 (3.45%) Ericsson
7 2 (3.45%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.45%) ArcSight
7 2 (3.45%) Veeam
8 1 (1.72%) F5
8 1 (1.72%) Lotus
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