The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 60 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.56% 0.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £26,000 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 363 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.93% 97.32% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 458 319 368
Average salary £40,000 £35,309 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.28% +5.39%
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% -
Technical Support Engineer
Leicestershire

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Technical Support Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix