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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 58 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.76% 1.49% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.50% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
393 399 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.01% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 382 357 307
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management

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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
1 3 (27.27%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Escalation Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ACSP
2 1 (9.09%) ACTC
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds