The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 49 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.06% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Technical 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
373 538 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.20% 96.59% 98.81%
Number of salaries quoted 319 454 317
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) VMware

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago