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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 135 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.23% 1.09% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.14% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 29
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
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
3601 2538 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.67% 95.56% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2804 1960 2174
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 62 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 58 (64.44%) Windows
3 41 (45.56%) Active Directory
4 36 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 35 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 33 (36.67%) Citrix
6 33 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (31.11%) ITIL
8 25 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (25.56%) VMware
9 23 (25.56%) TCP/IP
10 22 (24.44%) Firewall
11 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 18 (20.00%) Cisco
12 18 (20.00%) LAN
13 17 (18.89%) WAN
13 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (18.89%) Symantec
14 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
16 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.56%) XenApp
16 14 (15.56%) SCCM
17 12 (13.33%) MCSE
17 12 (13.33%) CCA
17 12 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (13.33%) CCNA
17 12 (13.33%) Windows 7
17 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 36 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (11.11%) IIS
5 6 (6.67%) Apache
5 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.67%) Lync
6 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.11%) WinCC
Applications
1 35 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) Line 500
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Office 365
2 3 (3.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) TCP/IP
2 22 (24.44%) Firewall
3 18 (20.00%) LAN
4 17 (18.89%) WAN
5 8 (8.89%) VoIP
5 8 (8.89%) DNS
6 7 (7.78%) SAN
6 7 (7.78%) Network Security
7 6 (6.67%) BGP
7 6 (6.67%) DHCP
8 5 (5.56%) Broadband
8 5 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (5.56%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.44%) Unified Communications
9 4 (4.44%) VPN
10 3 (3.33%) Internet
10 3 (3.33%) OSPF
10 3 (3.33%) S/MIME
11 2 (2.22%) H.323
11 2 (2.22%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) DB2
4 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Back Office
3 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) Middleware
2 4 (4.44%) LAMP
3 3 (3.33%) .NET
3 3 (3.33%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.11%) Web Services
4 1 (1.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.22%) GIS
2 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.22%) IVR
2 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.11%) Animation
3 1 (1.11%) SCADA
3 1 (1.11%) iPhone
3 1 (1.11%) Open Source
3 1 (1.11%) Clustering
3 1 (1.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (64.44%) Windows
2 33 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (10.00%) Linux
7 5 (5.56%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.44%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) ITIL
2 7 (7.78%) Migration
3 5 (5.56%) Change Management
3 5 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (4.44%) ITSM
4 4 (4.44%) Service Management
4 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.22%) Data Management
5 2 (2.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (2.22%) CRM
5 2 (2.22%) Network Management
6 1 (1.11%) High Availability
6 1 (1.11%) SIEM
6 1 (1.11%) DevOps
6 1 (1.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.11%) SOA
6 1 (1.11%) ETL
6 1 (1.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.22%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (13.33%) CCA
3 12 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (13.33%) MCSE
3 12 (13.33%) CCNA
4 10 (11.11%) CCNP
5 9 (10.00%) MCP
5 9 (10.00%) MCSA
5 9 (10.00%) CCEA
5 9 (10.00%) CCAA
6 7 (7.78%) MCITP
7 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.44%) CCVP
8 3 (3.33%) CCIE
8 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.22%) CCSP
9 2 (2.22%) CCDA
9 2 (2.22%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 41 (45.56%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (15.56%) XenApp
5 9 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 9 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (6.67%) vSphere
7 4 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.44%) XenServer
8 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (15.56%) SCCM
2 7 (7.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.56%) XenMobile
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (4.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (4.44%) SCOM
6 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.11%) Nagios
7 1 (1.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 62 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 33 (36.67%) Citrix
3 23 (25.56%) VMware
4 18 (20.00%) Cisco
5 17 (18.89%) Symantec
6 6 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle
7 5 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.44%) Dell
9 3 (3.33%) Postini
9 3 (3.33%) Google
10 2 (2.22%) EMC
10 2 (2.22%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) HP
10 2 (2.22%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.22%) F5
11 1 (1.11%) Splunk
11 1 (1.11%) ArcSight
11 1 (1.11%) Intel
11 1 (1.11%) Apple
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