The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £23,259 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 49 74
Rank change year-on-year -11 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.77% 3.63% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 3.68% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 10
Median salary £23,259 £30,250 £29,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.11% +3.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,378 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £26,228 £37,500 £36,250
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 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 511 680 709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 97.89% 98.84% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 424 571 599
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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
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 26 June 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 -8 2 £23,259 -35.39% 2
Loughborough +14 1 £27,500 +44.73%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £22,000 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Publishing
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
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