The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 52 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.69% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.55% +1.33%
Senior Support Engineer
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
420 561 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.77% 96.89% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 360 494 298
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,265 £27,798 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Leicester region.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Senior Support Engineer 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LAN

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Senior Support Engineer 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM