The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 70 51 69
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.55% 2.39% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 2.43% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 10
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,531 £28,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year -5.00% +0.33%  

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 701 658 700
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.82% 98.36% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 548 542 573
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%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer 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 in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Leicestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Leicestershire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leicester -14 2 £25,380 -15.40% 1
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leicestershire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) HP
4 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Wireless
6 6 (33.33%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (22.22%) IaaS
8 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) Retail
8 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
8 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
8 4 (22.22%) Back Office
8 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) MPLS
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (22.22%) Firewall

Support Engineer 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 4 (22.22%) MPLS
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Back Office
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (11.11%) Automotive
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) vSphere
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) HP
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) CommVault
5 4 (22.22%) Dell
5 4 (22.22%) Motorola
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
6 2 (11.11%) Apple
7 1 (5.56%) Avaya
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