The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 62 50 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.76% 3.76% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 3.86% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 9
Average salary £22,778 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.07% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,100 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
662 829 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.07% 97.41% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 515 721 606
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +1 9 £25,000 -44.44%
Loughborough +4 3 £18,000 -40.00%
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
4 6 (35.29%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Publishing
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) ERP
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (11.76%) Retail
8 2 (11.76%) Clustering
8 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) SCCM
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) IIS
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 1 (5.88%) Broadband

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (23.53%) Publishing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
C Walton Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago