The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 37 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.45% 1.41% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.43% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
Job Titles Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 140 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.65% 98.59% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 192 119 163
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Support
Essex

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 12 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft