The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicester region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 60 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.48% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £42,500 £23,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.85% -18.26%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -8.33%
Technical Support
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
402 414 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.75% 99.04% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 381 375 321
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 £24,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Leicester

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Technical Support 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Technical Support 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware