The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 82 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.94% 1.04% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.08% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 11
Average salary £27,250 £60,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.58% +126.41%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
933 649 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.49% 96.87% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 817 582 698
Average salary £39,000 £37,750 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.31% +12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Leicestershire

IT Support
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 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 -2 4 £26,250 +16.66% 2
Lutterworth - 3 £32,000 - 1
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
4 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
4 7 (41.18%) DNS
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Vista
4 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (29.41%) Retail
6 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Security Management
8 3 (17.65%) Handset
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
8 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (11.76%) vSphere
9 2 (11.76%) Network Management
9 2 (11.76%) SAN

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited IT Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Site Server
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WLAN
4 1 (5.88%) NetScreen
4 1 (5.88%) PABX
4 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (29.41%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Handset
2 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Vista
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Security Management
2 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCTS
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec
4 1 (5.88%) Sophos
4 1 (5.88%) Trend Micro
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £32k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago