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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 53 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.25% 3.75% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 3.78% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 3
Median salary £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,000 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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
435 397 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.97% 99.25% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 390 316 337
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
5 3 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Office 365

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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Smartphone
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) CentOS
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
1 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Audit
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ACSP
2 1 (6.25%) ACTC
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
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