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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 169 166 152
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.058% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
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 £25,000 £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 30 January 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
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%) Business Continuity
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 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Dell
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee
1 4 (40.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware