The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 74 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.58% 0.43% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.44% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £27,250 £22,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.11% -15.09%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
IT Support Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
835 675 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.43% 96.70% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 725 611 670
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Lutterworth - 1 £27,000 -
IT Support Engineer
East Midlands

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro