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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 49 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.67% 2.96% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.99% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Median salary £45,000 £24,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+85.56% -46.11%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
411 401 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.76% 99.01% 98.93%
Number of salaries quoted 390 364 326
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) ITIL
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) HP
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 9 (39.13%) vSphere
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) Retail
6 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
6 8 (34.78%) Business Continuity
6 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (34.78%) Firewall
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) NetApp
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (21.74%) Wireless
9 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (17.39%) Coaching
10 4 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
10 4 (17.39%) IaaS
10 4 (17.39%) Back Office
10 4 (17.39%) SonicWALL

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 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) IaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
1 8 (34.78%) LAN
1 8 (34.78%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
3 4 (17.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X Server
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 8 (34.78%) Business Continuity
2 8 (34.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (34.78%) Supplier Management
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ACSP
2 1 (4.35%) ACTC
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) vSphere
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) NetApp
5 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) CommVault
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
5 4 (17.39%) Motorola
5 4 (17.39%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds