The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 66 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.03% 6.01% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 6.16% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 6
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £22,111 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
Leicestershire

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

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 18 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) MCSE
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Network Management
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (23.81%) CRM
6 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (19.05%) Firewall
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) IIS
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 3 (14.29%) MCSA
8 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (14.29%) DNS
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP
8 3 (14.29%) Citrix
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (9.52%) Marketing
9 2 (9.52%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) MCITP
9 2 (9.52%) Migration
9 2 (9.52%) VMware

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) FTP
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
2 1 (4.76%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Network Management
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Altiris
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