The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support
Rank 87 69 88
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -4.25%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
936 650 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.40% 96.87% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 820 581 692
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 £26,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support
East Midlands

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Technical Support
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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 -3 2 - - 1
Lutterworth - 2 £32,500 -
Technical Support
East Midlands

Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Technical Support 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Smartcard
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) MCITP
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (22.22%) MCTS
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management

Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Technical Support 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
2 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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