The median annual salary for a IT Support was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 64 63 64
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 12 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.68% 0.90% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.91% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 11
Median salary £24,000 £30,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.66% -32.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 692 658 681
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.78% 98.36% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 540 542 557
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Leicestershire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for IT Support in Leicestershire

IT Support
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Loughborough - 6 £23,250 -
Hinckley - 4 £34,000 -
Coalville +13 1 £22,500 +4.65%
Market Harborough - 1 £20,000 -
IT Support
East Midlands

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT 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 Leicestershire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 5 (29.41%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) MS Office
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Citrix
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) Legal
8 3 (17.65%) iPad
8 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Case Management
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (5.88%) Orchard Housing
10 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
10 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
10 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
10 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Power BI
General
1 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Unix
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Case Management
2 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.88%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Escalation Management
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (5.88%) Service Design
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Orchard