The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 24 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.90% - 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% - 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £42,500 - £30,750
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 - £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
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
143 140 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 94.59% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 135 113 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Colchester

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Colchester

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 12 (57.14%) Capacity Management
3 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 8 (38.10%) XenApp
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (14.29%) MCSE
7 3 (14.29%) MCSA
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) MCP
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (9.52%) Firewall
8 2 (9.52%) Pegasus
8 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
8 2 (9.52%) MS Office
8 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 8

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester region that cited Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 12 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 11 (52.38%) Performance Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Online Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCP
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) MCSA
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) XenApp
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Pegasus
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary & package reflects the seniority of this post. please call.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary and benefits in line with the seniority of this position
Posted: 13 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Salary & package reflects the seniority of this post. please call.
Posted: 13 hours ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago