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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 65 59 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.39% 2.19% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.20% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Average salary £25,500 £29,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +4.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £22,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £52,750 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
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
693 682 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.12% 99.42% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 597 545 693
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram 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 14 February 2016. 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
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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 -1 4 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Melton Mowbray - 3 £32,500 -
Loughborough -4 1 £18,000 -23.40%
Coalville - 1 £21,500 -
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
7 9 (25.00%) LAN
7 9 (25.00%) WAN
7 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (25.00%) MS Office
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.22%) ERP
9 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
9 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (19.44%) Driving Licence
10 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (16.67%) Degree
10 6 (16.67%) SQL
11 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 5 (13.89%) CSS
11 5 (13.89%) ITIL
11 5 (13.89%) VMware
11 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
12 4 (11.11%) Wireless

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.11%) IIS
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (2.78%) Extranet
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 15 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
8 3 (8.33%) Unix
9 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.78%) Linux
10 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ERP
2 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Security
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) ITSM
6 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.56%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) MCTS
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam
Leicester, Leicestershire
Topps Tiles
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Posted: 19 days ago