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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 122 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 64 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 1.36% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.42% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 32
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,400 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £39,450
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
3690 2539 2737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 96.03% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2000 2269
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £24,000
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 19 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (60.00%) Windows
2 65 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 45 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 44 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 40 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 35 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 34 (30.91%) Citrix
7 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (28.18%) ITIL
9 30 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (27.27%) Firewall
10 27 (24.55%) VMware
11 25 (22.73%) LAN
12 24 (21.82%) WAN
13 22 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (19.09%) Cisco
15 19 (17.27%) Symantec
16 18 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
18 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
19 15 (13.64%) Hyper-V
19 15 (13.64%) DNS
19 15 (13.64%) CCNA
20 14 (12.73%) XenApp
20 14 (12.73%) SCCM
20 14 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
21 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
21 13 (11.82%) Linux

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (10.91%) IIS
5 8 (7.27%) Apache
6 7 (6.36%) Lync
7 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Line 500
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) Office 365
2 3 (2.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 35 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 30 (27.27%) Firewall
3 25 (22.73%) LAN
4 24 (21.82%) WAN
5 15 (13.64%) DNS
6 12 (10.91%) DHCP
6 12 (10.91%) VoIP
7 11 (10.00%) Network Security
8 9 (8.18%) BGP
9 8 (7.27%) Broadband
9 8 (7.27%) SAN
10 7 (6.36%) Internet
11 5 (4.55%) VPN
11 5 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.55%) NetScaler
11 5 (4.55%) Wireless
12 4 (3.64%) Unified Communications
13 3 (2.73%) FTP
13 3 (2.73%) OSPF
13 3 (2.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) MySQL
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.91%) DB2
4 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (0.91%) Back Office
3 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) Middleware
2 5 (4.55%) WebCenter
3 4 (3.64%) LAMP
4 3 (2.73%) .NET
5 1 (0.91%) Web Services
5 1 (0.91%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) EqualLogic
2 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.73%) IVR
3 2 (1.82%) iPhone
3 2 (1.82%) GIS
3 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.82%) iPad
3 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.91%) Clustering
4 1 (0.91%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 66 (60.00%) Windows
2 34 (30.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (14.55%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.82%) Linux
5 13 (11.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.36%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.45%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.18%) ITIL
2 9 (8.18%) Migration
3 6 (5.45%) Change Management
3 6 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (3.64%) Time Management
4 4 (3.64%) Service Management
4 4 (3.64%) Service Delivery
4 4 (3.64%) ITSM
5 3 (2.73%) E-Commerce
5 3 (2.73%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.73%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.82%) Network Management
6 2 (1.82%) High Availability
6 2 (1.82%) CRM
6 2 (1.82%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.82%) Data Management
6 2 (1.82%) Data Analysis
7 1 (0.91%) Validation
7 1 (0.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (0.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (0.91%) Java
3 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.64%) CCNA
4 11 (10.00%) CCNP
4 11 (10.00%) MCSE
4 11 (10.00%) CCA
4 11 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (9.09%) MCSA
6 9 (8.18%) MCP
6 9 (8.18%) CCEA
6 9 (8.18%) CCAA
7 7 (6.36%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (5.45%) MCITP
9 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.64%) CCVP
10 4 (3.64%) CCIE
11 2 (1.82%) CCSP
11 2 (1.82%) CCDA
11 2 (1.82%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 45 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (15.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 14 (12.73%) XenApp
5 9 (8.18%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.27%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.45%) vSphere
8 4 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.64%) XenServer
9 2 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (12.73%) SCCM
2 9 (8.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (5.45%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.55%) XenMobile
4 5 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (3.64%) SCOM
6 2 (1.82%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.91%) Nagios
7 1 (0.91%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 65 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 34 (30.91%) Citrix
3 27 (24.55%) VMware
4 21 (19.09%) Cisco
5 19 (17.27%) Symantec
6 8 (7.27%) Fortinet
7 7 (6.36%) Oracle
7 7 (6.36%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.45%) Avaya
9 4 (3.64%) Dell
9 4 (3.64%) Verint
10 3 (2.73%) Postini
10 3 (2.73%) Google
11 2 (1.82%) EMC
11 2 (1.82%) IBM
11 2 (1.82%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.91%) F5
12 1 (0.91%) Splunk
12 1 (0.91%) ArcSight
12 1 (0.91%) ProCurve
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