The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 54 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.64% 1.61% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 1.66% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 14
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £21,450 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
939 661 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.61% 96.92% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 825 588 691
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 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 +4 16 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Lutterworth - 4 £29,750 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (72.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 19 (38.00%) SQL
5 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 15 (30.00%) VMware
7 12 (24.00%) SAN
8 11 (22.00%) Firewall
9 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (18.00%) IIS
11 8 (16.00%) DHCP
11 8 (16.00%) Aerospace
11 8 (16.00%) DNS
11 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
11 8 (16.00%) vSphere
12 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (14.00%) SLA
12 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
12 7 (14.00%) Wireless
12 7 (14.00%) NetApp
12 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
12 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (14.00%) UNIX
13 6 (12.00%) Citrix
13 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (12.00%) Smartcard
13 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.00%) IIS
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.00%) Lync
4 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) SAN
2 11 (22.00%) Firewall
3 8 (16.00%) DHCP
3 8 (16.00%) DNS
4 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.00%) Wireless
5 5 (10.00%) NAS
6 4 (8.00%) NetScreen
7 3 (6.00%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (6.00%) FTP
7 3 (6.00%) LAN
7 3 (6.00%) WAN
8 2 (4.00%) GSM
8 2 (4.00%) UMTS
8 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (16.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (72.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) UNIX
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) AIX
6 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (12.00%) Software Deployment
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (8.00%) CRM
5 4 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.00%) Network Management
5 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) UML
7 2 (4.00%) OO
7 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.00%) Time Management
8 1 (2.00%) ERP
8 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) Python
2 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (8.00%) Korn
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) C++
3 2 (4.00%) VBScript
3 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (10.00%) MCSE
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCTS
5 2 (4.00%) MCITP
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) vSphere
3 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (10.00%) XenApp
5 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) NetApp
4 6 (12.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) IBM
6 4 (8.00%) Veeam
7 3 (6.00%) Open-E
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle
9 1 (2.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.00%) Sophos
9 1 (2.00%) Trend Micro
Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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