The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £23,259 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 40 54
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.69% 3.90% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 3.94% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 10
Median salary £23,259 £36,000 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.39% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 282 355 425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.58% 98.89% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 265 298 367
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Leicester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Leicester

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Leicester region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Publishing
2 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Publishing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
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