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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 130 118 102
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 54 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.47% 1.06% 1.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.11% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 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 £17,600 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3576 2424 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.31% 95.43% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1852 1956
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £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 28 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 56 (64.37%) Windows
1 56 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 39 (44.83%) Citrix
3 38 (43.68%) Active Directory
4 36 (41.38%) MS Excel
5 33 (37.93%) MS Exchange
5 33 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (31.03%) VMware
7 26 (29.89%) ITIL
8 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (24.14%) Firewall
10 20 (22.99%) TCP/IP
11 17 (19.54%) Cisco
11 17 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (17.24%) LAN
13 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
13 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (16.09%) SCCM
14 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
14 14 (16.09%) XenApp
14 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
14 14 (16.09%) WAN
14 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (13.79%) Symantec
15 12 (13.79%) CCA
15 12 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (13.79%) SQL
15 12 (13.79%) MCSE

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 33 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.20%) IIS
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.60%) Lync
7 3 (3.45%) Apache
7 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.15%) WinCC
Applications
1 36 (41.38%) 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
2 1 (1.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.14%) Firewall
2 20 (22.99%) TCP/IP
3 15 (17.24%) LAN
4 14 (16.09%) WAN
5 7 (8.05%) DHCP
5 7 (8.05%) DNS
6 6 (6.90%) SAN
7 5 (5.75%) Wireless
7 5 (5.75%) BGP
7 5 (5.75%) VoIP
7 5 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (5.75%) NetScaler
8 4 (4.60%) Network Security
8 4 (4.60%) Broadband
9 3 (3.45%) OSPF
9 3 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.30%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.30%) VPN
10 2 (2.30%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) 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%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.15%) DB2
4 1 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.60%) Retail
1 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.15%) Advertising
2 1 (1.15%) Back Office
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%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.15%) WCF
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%) iPhone
3 1 (1.15%) Open Source
3 1 (1.15%) Animation
3 1 (1.15%) SCADA
3 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (64.37%) Windows
2 33 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (28.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.09%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.20%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (5.75%) Linux
8 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.15%) UNIX
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (29.89%) ITIL
2 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
2 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
2 4 (4.60%) Change Management
3 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (2.30%) Network Management
4 2 (2.30%) Data Analysis
4 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.30%) Time Management
4 2 (2.30%) CRM
4 2 (2.30%) Service Management
4 2 (2.30%) ITSM
4 2 (2.30%) Data Management
4 2 (2.30%) Migration
5 1 (1.15%) Validation
5 1 (1.15%) Project Management
5 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE
5 1 (1.15%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.15%) SOA
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 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (13.79%) CCA
3 12 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
3 12 (13.79%) MCSE
4 11 (12.64%) CCNP
5 10 (11.49%) CCNA
6 9 (10.34%) MCSA
6 9 (10.34%) CCEA
6 9 (10.34%) CCAA
7 8 (9.20%) MCP
8 6 (6.90%) MCITP
9 4 (4.60%) CCVP
10 3 (3.45%) CCIE
11 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.30%) MCDST
11 2 (2.30%) CCDA
11 2 (2.30%) CCDP
11 2 (2.30%) CCSP
11 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 38 (43.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
3 14 (16.09%) XenApp
4 9 (10.34%) VMware ESX
4 9 (10.34%) XenDesktop
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%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.30%) SCOM
5 1 (1.15%) Nagios
5 1 (1.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 56 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 39 (44.83%) Citrix
3 27 (31.03%) VMware
4 17 (19.54%) Cisco
5 12 (13.79%) Symantec
6 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.60%) Fortinet
7 4 (4.60%) Dell
8 3 (3.45%) HP
8 3 (3.45%) F5
9 2 (2.30%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle
9 2 (2.30%) EMC
9 2 (2.30%) IBM
10 1 (1.15%) Intel
10 1 (1.15%) Apple
10 1 (1.15%) Sage
10 1 (1.15%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.15%) Veeam
10 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
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