The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 26 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.81% 0.56% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 0.57% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £26,000 £19,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
IT Support
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 174 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 95.78% 96.67% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 146 143 133
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

IT Support
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Colchester

IT Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Document Management
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Finance

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Document Management
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 29k per year
Posted: 3 days ago