The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 73 80 69
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 2 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.28% 1.78% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.85% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 8
Average salary £47,500 £23,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -18.10%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
IT Support
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
691 812 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.32% 96.44% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 552 697 617
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,792 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015. 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 +21 1 £47,500 +77.57% 2
Hinckley +4 1 - -
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) SLA
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Sage
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Topps Tiles
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago