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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 49 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.92% 2.45% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.51% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 10
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £31,950
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
535 358 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.63% 97.55% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 472 313 364
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Aerospace
3 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) XenApp
5 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) MCSE
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) FTP
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) Python
7 3 (13.64%) UNIX

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) FTP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) LTE
3 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 2 (9.09%) GSM
3 2 (9.09%) UMTS
4 1 (4.55%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (36.36%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
1 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) C
3 2 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) MCTS
2 2 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) XenApp
2 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) HP
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