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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 61 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.50% 0.56% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.56% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £28,000 £25,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% -46.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,100 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £25,900 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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
400 355 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.26% 99.16% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 372 307 328
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds