The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 135 129 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 49 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.34% 0.98% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.02% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 26
Average salary £29,000 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3569 2441 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.35% 95.39% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 1871 1918
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 58 (66.67%) Windows
2 53 (60.92%) Microsoft
3 41 (47.13%) Citrix
4 39 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 35 (40.23%) MS Excel
6 34 (39.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (36.78%) MS Exchange
8 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (31.03%) VMware
9 26 (29.89%) ITIL
10 23 (26.44%) Firewall
11 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (21.84%) TCP/IP
13 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
15 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (18.39%) Windows 7
16 15 (17.24%) Cisco
17 14 (16.09%) LAN
17 14 (16.09%) XenApp
17 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
17 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (16.09%) SCCM
18 13 (14.94%) WAN
19 12 (13.79%) SQL
19 12 (13.79%) MCSE
19 12 (13.79%) CCA
19 12 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
20 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
20 11 (12.64%) Windows 8

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 32 (36.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.20%) IIS
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.45%) Lync
6 3 (3.45%) Apache
6 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.15%) WinCC
Applications
1 35 (40.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Line 500
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) Firewall
2 19 (21.84%) TCP/IP
3 14 (16.09%) LAN
4 13 (14.94%) WAN
5 8 (9.20%) DHCP
5 8 (9.20%) DNS
6 6 (6.90%) SAN
7 5 (5.75%) BGP
7 5 (5.75%) VoIP
7 5 (5.75%) Wireless
7 5 (5.75%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (4.60%) Network Security
8 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.60%) Broadband
9 2 (2.30%) OSPF
9 2 (2.30%) VPN
10 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.15%) FTP
10 1 (1.15%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.15%) DB2
4 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
1 4 (4.60%) Retail
2 1 (1.15%) Back Office
2 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) Middleware
1 4 (4.60%) LAMP
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.15%) WCF
3 1 (1.15%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.30%) GIS
2 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) Clustering
3 1 (1.15%) Animation
3 1 (1.15%) SCADA
3 1 (1.15%) iPhone
3 1 (1.15%) Open Source
3 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (66.67%) Windows
2 34 (39.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (18.39%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.64%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.75%) Linux
9 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
3 4 (4.60%) Change Management
3 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
4 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.30%) Time Management
4 2 (2.30%) Network Management
4 2 (2.30%) CRM
4 2 (2.30%) Data Management
4 2 (2.30%) Data Analysis
4 2 (2.30%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.15%) DevOps
5 1 (1.15%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.15%) SOA
5 1 (1.15%) ETL
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.15%) Project Management
5 1 (1.15%) Service Management
5 1 (1.15%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C#
3 1 (1.15%) Java
3 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.79%) CCA
2 12 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (13.79%) MCSE
3 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (10.34%) CCEA
4 9 (10.34%) MCSA
4 9 (10.34%) CCAA
5 8 (9.20%) CCNP
5 8 (9.20%) CCNA
5 8 (9.20%) MCP
6 6 (6.90%) MCITP
7 2 (2.30%) CCVP
7 2 (2.30%) CCSE
7 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.30%) MCDST
7 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.30%) CCIE
8 1 (1.15%) CCSP
8 1 (1.15%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 39 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
3 14 (16.09%) XenApp
4 9 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 9 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 7 (8.05%) vSphere
6 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.60%) XenServer
7 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) SCCM
2 6 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.75%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 53 (60.92%) Microsoft
2 41 (47.13%) Citrix
3 27 (31.03%) VMware
4 15 (17.24%) Cisco
5 10 (11.49%) Symantec
6 6 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.60%) Fortinet
7 4 (4.60%) HP
7 4 (4.60%) Dell
7 4 (4.60%) F5
8 2 (2.30%) EMC
8 2 (2.30%) IBM
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 1 (1.15%) Huawei
9 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.15%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.15%) Veeam
9 1 (1.15%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.15%) Apple
9 1 (1.15%) Sage
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