The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 70 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.41% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.17% -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 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 703 658 703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.83% 98.36% 99.01%
Number of salaries quoted 550 540 578
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%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Leicestershire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Leicestershire

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Technical 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) CommVault
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec
1 1 (25.00%) VMware