The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 70 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.68% 2.92% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.99% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 6
Average salary £28,750 £32,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £21,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
560 435 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.08% 97.75% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 472 383 300
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Support
Leicestershire

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
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 23 April 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Leicester

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) VPN
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) LAN
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
6 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
6 3 (18.75%) WinForms
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Intranet
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Classic ASP
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Site Server
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
3 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (18.75%) Intranet
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) PABX
5 2 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (12.50%) WLAN
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Classic ASP
1 3 (18.75%) WinForms
2 2 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) CRM
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
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