The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Rank 68 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 17 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.90% 3.83% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 3.95% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 43 34
Median salary £23,500 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,880 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,800 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
856 1215 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.64% 96.97% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 630 911 953
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IT Support
Salary Trend in Essex

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Essex

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Essex

IT Support
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Chelmsford -15 3 £23,500 -27.13%
Harlow - 3 £25,000 -
Brentwood +6 1 £45,000 +118.44%
Saffron Walden - 1 £20,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT 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 Essex region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
4 13 (41.94%) Office 365
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
7 8 (25.81%) Citrix
7 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
7 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
8 7 (22.58%) HP
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
9 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) Sophos
9 6 (19.35%) MS Office
9 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (16.13%) Retail
10 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
10 5 (16.13%) Operations Management

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (19.35%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 5 (16.13%) SNMP
4 5 (16.13%) VoIP
5 4 (12.90%) WAN
6 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 3 (9.68%) LAN
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 2 (6.45%) DHCP
8 1 (3.23%) FTP
8 1 (3.23%) HTTP
8 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
8 1 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) EDI
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
4 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
5 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
5 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Android
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (16.13%) Operations Management
2 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
3 2 (6.45%) Line Management
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) High Availability
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix
3 7 (22.58%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Sophos
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Adobe
Wickford, Essex
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