The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 71 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 1 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.17% 2.00% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 2.05% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 3
Average salary £24,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +16.07%
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support Engineer
Leicestershire

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
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