The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 176 169 146
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.055% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Technical 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
3552 3323 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.82% 96.29% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2631 2162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Leeds region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) McAfee
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 4 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Dell
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) McAfee
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat