The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 66 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.84% 2.76% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.81% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 15
Median salary £38,500 £24,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Support Engineer
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
698 641 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.87% 98.46% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 621 540 581
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,650 £25,980
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 6 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicester -8 11 £45,000 +85.56% 1
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.82%) LAN
4 14 (31.82%) WAN
4 14 (31.82%) ITIL
5 13 (29.55%) VMware
5 13 (29.55%) Retail
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
6 9 (20.45%) vSphere
6 9 (20.45%) IIS
6 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) HP
7 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (18.18%) Firewall
7 8 (18.18%) Wireless
7 8 (18.18%) Business Continuity
7 8 (18.18%) Supplier Management
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (15.91%) Cisco
9 6 (13.64%) Linux
9 6 (13.64%) C#
9 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.64%) VB
9 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
9 6 (13.64%) .NET
9 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio

Support Engineer 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 9 (20.45%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) IaaS
3 3 (6.82%) Office 365
4 1 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) LAN
1 14 (31.82%) WAN
2 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 8 (18.18%) Wireless
3 5 (11.36%) SAN
4 4 (9.09%) DHCP
4 4 (9.09%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) Internet
4 4 (9.09%) MPLS
4 4 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (29.55%) Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 3 (6.82%) Electronics
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
1 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.36%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.82%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.09%) Unix
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Business Continuity
2 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.36%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (9.09%) Coaching
4 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.82%) Change Management
5 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Logistics
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) ERP
7 1 (2.27%) Line Management
7 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) VB
2 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ACSP
2 1 (2.27%) ACTC
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) vSphere
2 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) VMware
3 9 (20.45%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) NetApp
6 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.09%) CommVault
6 4 (9.09%) Dell
6 4 (9.09%) Motorola
6 4 (9.09%) SonicWALL
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
8 2 (4.55%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) Avaya
9 1 (2.27%) Sage
9 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
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