The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 52 51 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.27% 1.82% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.82% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £30,700 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £52,500 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
392 385 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 324 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) LAN
5 9 (42.86%) WAN
5 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
8 5 (23.81%) MS Office
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) Change Management
9 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (9.52%) MCTS
11 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
11 2 (9.52%) SQL
11 2 (9.52%) MCSE
11 2 (9.52%) MCSA
11 2 (9.52%) Cisco

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) LAN
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Extranet
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Automotive
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Windows 8
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Change Management
1 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
1 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Veeam
Leicester, Leicestershire
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