The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 44 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.87% 1.37% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.40% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Median salary £35,250 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.89% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,050 £30,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.01%
IT Support
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
318 430 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.07% 98.40% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 248 370 491
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,443
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

IT Support
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Leicester

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Security
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Apple