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 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
Support Engineer
Rank 78 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.37% 4.85% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 5.00% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 14
Average salary £31,750 £23,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.68% -15.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £20,633 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £35,000 £35,000
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
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%
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 18 April 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 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
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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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Vacancies
Leicester -29 6 £31,000 -4.61% 1
Lutterworth - 6 £30,000 - 2
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
4 25 (58.14%) MS Excel
5 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 17 (39.53%) Firewall
7 16 (37.21%) SQL
7 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
7 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
8 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
9 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (27.91%) Degree
10 12 (27.91%) IIS
11 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (20.93%) Software Deployment
13 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.93%) Smartcard
13 9 (20.93%) DHCP
13 9 (20.93%) DNS
14 8 (18.60%) MCSE
14 8 (18.60%) Network Management
15 7 (16.28%) Finance
15 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
16 6 (13.95%) HP
16 6 (13.95%) CRM
16 6 (13.95%) Citrix
16 6 (13.95%) Cisco
16 6 (13.95%) Biometrics

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) IIS
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.65%) Lync
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (58.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (39.53%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.93%) DHCP
3 9 (20.93%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) LAN
4 5 (11.63%) WAN
5 4 (9.30%) Wireless
6 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.65%) FTP
7 2 (4.65%) NetScreen
7 2 (4.65%) SAN
7 2 (4.65%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
8 1 (2.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Smartcard
2 6 (13.95%) Biometrics
3 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.95%) Windows Vista
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Software Deployment
2 8 (18.60%) Network Management
3 6 (13.95%) CRM
3 6 (13.95%) Identity Management
3 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
4 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (18.60%) MCSE
4 4 (9.30%) MCSA
5 2 (4.65%) MCTS
5 2 (4.65%) MCITP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) CCSP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) CCIP
6 1 (2.33%) CCNA
6 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) XenApp
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) XenServer
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.33%) SCSM
2 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) HP
2 6 (13.95%) Citrix
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Dell
5 3 (6.98%) WatchGuard
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Altiris
7 1 (2.33%) Progress
7 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lutterworth
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £22k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago