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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 85 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.63% 2.77% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 2.86% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 10
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £21,150 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
923 700 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.95% 97.09% 93.44%
Number of salaries quoted 792 606 567
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester -21 3 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Lutterworth - 2 £32,000 - 1
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 6 (28.57%) DHCP
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Vista
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (14.29%) WinForms
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
9 3 (14.29%) WAN
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) T-SQL

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) Site Server
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
1 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) Intranet
5 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (4.76%) PABX
6 1 (4.76%) WLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) WinForms
2 3 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 2 (9.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
1 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Vista
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
1 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Time Management
3 1 (4.76%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
3 1 (4.76%) Security Management
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago