The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Colchester region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 31 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.20% 3.73% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 3.75% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 7
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
174 267 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 95.60% 99.63% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 150 261 127
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Colchester region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Clearswift
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Clearswift