The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 65 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.54% 1.49% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 1.53% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Median salary £27,500 £24,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -28.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,050 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
638 655 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.31% 97.76% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 584 559 537
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough -6 4 £24,000 +33.33%
Leicester -10 3 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Hinckley - 3 £34,000 - 1
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 9 (39.13%) Wireless
4 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Change Management
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
7 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) VoIP
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) MS Office
8 3 (13.04%) DHCP
8 3 (13.04%) DNS
8 3 (13.04%) Electronics
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Wireless
2 7 (30.43%) LAN
2 7 (30.43%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) VoIP
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Unix
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.35%) CentOS
9 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Change Management
1 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Case Management
6 1 (4.35%) Document Management
6 1 (4.35%) Escalation Management
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Presales
6 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (4.35%) Service Design
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ACSP
2 1 (4.35%) ACTC
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Orchard
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
Leicester, Leicestershire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum + on call and pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hinckley, Leicestershire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago