The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 48 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.52% 1.99% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 2.03% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 9
Median salary £36,000 £25,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,778 £25,356
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £36,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,646 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.44% -6.66%
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
445 395 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.80% 98.26% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 392 313 413
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) VMware
6 11 (42.31%) XenApp
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (42.31%) Citrix
6 11 (42.31%) Driving Licence
7 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (38.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 10 (38.46%) SQL
8 9 (34.62%) IIS
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) LAN
9 6 (23.08%) WAN
10 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
10 5 (19.23%) Coaching
11 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
11 4 (15.38%) Retail
12 3 (11.54%) Wireless
12 3 (11.54%) SLA
13 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
13 2 (7.69%) MS Office
13 2 (7.69%) Office 365

Support Engineer 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 9 (34.62%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
1 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) FTP
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Coaching
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (19.23%) Supplier Management
3 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ACSP
1 1 (3.85%) ACTC
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) XenApp
3 10 (38.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
Leicester, Leicestershire
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