The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £19,750 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
Rank 142 147 144
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 16 24 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.62% 0.73% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.76% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 39
Median salary £19,750 £21,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.95% -26.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,800 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.89% -3.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2502 3160 3567
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.52% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2204 2607 2862
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Leeds

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Technical Support 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 31 (51.67%) Telecoms
3 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 19 (31.67%) Windows Server
5 19 (31.67%) VMware
6 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 15 (25.00%) SLA
7 15 (25.00%) DNS
7 15 (25.00%) DHCP
7 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (23.33%) IIS
8 14 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (23.33%) SAN
9 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (21.67%) WAN
9 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
9 13 (21.67%) LAN
10 12 (20.00%) MCSE
10 12 (20.00%) Service Management
10 12 (20.00%) Change Management
10 12 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (20.00%) Veeam
10 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 9 (15.00%) SQL
12 7 (11.67%) MS Office
13 6 (10.00%) CCNA

Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (23.33%) IIS
2 13 (21.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.67%) GeoServer
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) DHCP
1 15 (25.00%) DNS
2 14 (23.33%) SAN
2 14 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (21.67%) LAN
3 13 (21.67%) WAN
4 5 (8.33%) IPv6
4 5 (8.33%) PBX
4 5 (8.33%) SMS
4 5 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 5 (8.33%) VoIP
4 5 (8.33%) Wireless
5 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) Firewall
6 1 (1.67%) FTP
6 1 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) GIS
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (51.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
1 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 36 (60.00%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.33%) Linux
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 12 (20.00%) Change Management
1 12 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (20.00%) Service Management
2 5 (8.33%) B2B
2 5 (8.33%) Fault Management
2 5 (8.33%) ITIL
2 5 (8.33%) Presales
3 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (3.33%) System Testing
3 2 (3.33%) Validation
4 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.67%) High Availability
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.33%) C#
3 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (1.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.00%) MCSE
3 6 (10.00%) CCNA
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.67%) VMware
3 12 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) EMC
5 1 (1.67%) ESRI
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) Zend
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