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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 121 125 113
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 62 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 1.30% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.35% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 61 38 44
Average salary £33,000 £23,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,500 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £34,500
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
3581 3026 2750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.26% 96.16% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2405 2342
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 28 November 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (53.70%) Windows
2 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
4 32 (29.63%) ITIL
4 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (26.85%) Citrix
6 28 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (25.93%) Cisco
6 28 (25.93%) VMware
7 27 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 26 (24.07%) Firewall
9 25 (23.15%) CCNA
9 25 (23.15%) MS Excel
10 24 (22.22%) LAN
10 24 (22.22%) WAN
11 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 17 (15.74%) SLA
15 16 (14.81%) DNS
15 16 (14.81%) Symantec
16 14 (12.96%) Incident Management
16 14 (12.96%) Linux
17 13 (12.04%) MCSE
17 13 (12.04%) VoIP
17 13 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (11.11%) Network Security
18 12 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 12 (11.11%) Telecoms

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 18 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.48%) Apache
5 6 (5.56%) Lync
6 5 (4.63%) IIS
7 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (23.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 26 (24.07%) Firewall
3 24 (22.22%) LAN
3 24 (22.22%) WAN
4 16 (14.81%) DNS
5 13 (12.04%) VoIP
6 12 (11.11%) Network Security
7 11 (10.19%) DHCP
8 9 (8.33%) BGP
9 8 (7.41%) Internet
9 8 (7.41%) Broadband
9 8 (7.41%) SAN
10 6 (5.56%) VPN
11 5 (4.63%) Wireless
12 4 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.70%) SSL
13 3 (2.78%) S/MIME
13 3 (2.78%) Intranet
13 3 (2.78%) FTP
13 3 (2.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
General
1 12 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.93%) Advertising
2 1 (0.93%) Games
2 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) Middleware
2 4 (3.70%) WebCenter
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) IVR
3 2 (1.85%) PKI
3 2 (1.85%) GIS
3 2 (1.85%) Clustering
3 2 (1.85%) iPad
3 2 (1.85%) iPhone
4 1 (0.93%) Open Source
4 1 (0.93%) CMDB
4 1 (0.93%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 58 (53.70%) Windows
2 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (12.96%) Linux
5 10 (9.26%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.41%) UNIX
7 5 (4.63%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.70%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.63%) ITIL
2 14 (12.96%) Incident Management
3 11 (10.19%) Business Continuity
4 9 (8.33%) Migration
4 9 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 7 (6.48%) Change Control
7 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.56%) Software Deployment
7 6 (5.56%) Service Management
8 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.63%) Change Management
8 5 (4.63%) ITSM
8 5 (4.63%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.70%) Time Management
10 3 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.78%) High Availability
11 2 (1.85%) Data Management
11 2 (1.85%) Data Analysis
11 2 (1.85%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) SQL
2 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.93%) VBScript
2 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.15%) CCNA
3 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (12.04%) MCSE
5 12 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (9.26%) CCNP
6 10 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (6.48%) CCA
7 7 (6.48%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (5.56%) A+ Certification
8 6 (5.56%) Degree
9 5 (4.63%) CCAA
9 5 (4.63%) CCEA
10 4 (3.70%) CCVP
10 4 (3.70%) CCIE
10 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (2.78%) MCSA
12 2 (1.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (10.19%) vSphere
4 9 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.48%) XenApp
6 5 (4.63%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.93%) UAG
9 1 (0.93%) XenServer
9 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (4.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (4.63%) SCCM
3 5 (4.63%) XenMobile
4 4 (3.70%) EdgeSight
4 4 (3.70%) SCOM
5 3 (2.78%) Nagios
6 2 (1.85%) OpenView
7 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.93%) WSUS
7 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 29 (26.85%) Citrix
3 28 (25.93%) Cisco
3 28 (25.93%) VMware
4 16 (14.81%) Symantec
5 8 (7.41%) Fortinet
6 7 (6.48%) Avaya
7 6 (5.56%) Dell
7 6 (5.56%) Oracle
7 6 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.56%) McAfee
8 5 (4.63%) Verint
8 5 (4.63%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (3.70%) HP
10 3 (2.78%) Postini
10 3 (2.78%) Google
11 2 (1.85%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.93%) F5
12 1 (0.93%) Huawei
12 1 (0.93%) ProCurve
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