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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 65 98 76
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 24 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.36% 0.56% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 0.58% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 23
Median salary £27,000 £22,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT Support
East of England

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
958 1199 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.29% 96.46% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 776 943 1094
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 2016.

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 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chelmsford - 6 £27,000 -
Harlow - 2 £28,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £31,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 32 (59.26%) MS Office
4 31 (57.41%) Windows Server
5 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (53.70%) Windows 7
5 29 (53.70%) Firewall
5 29 (53.70%) Cisco
6 28 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (50.00%) Windows 8
8 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (48.15%) Windows 10
8 26 (48.15%) Hyper-V
8 26 (48.15%) TCP/IP
8 26 (48.15%) Windows XP
8 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
8 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
9 25 (46.30%) VPN
9 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (46.30%) Blackberry
9 25 (46.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 24 (44.44%) Apple
10 24 (44.44%) DMZ
10 24 (44.44%) Wireless
10 24 (44.44%) MAPI
10 24 (44.44%) DNS

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 33 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 28 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (46.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 24 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (59.26%) MS Office
2 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) TCP/IP
3 25 (46.30%) VPN
4 24 (44.44%) DHCP
4 24 (44.44%) DMZ
4 24 (44.44%) DNS
4 24 (44.44%) IMAP
4 24 (44.44%) SMTP
4 24 (44.44%) VLAN
4 24 (44.44%) Wireless
5 17 (31.48%) SAN
6 16 (29.63%) NAS
7 2 (3.70%) Skype
8 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (16.67%) Law
1 9 (16.67%) Legal
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (44.44%) MAPI
2 4 (7.41%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (51.85%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (46.30%) Blackberry
3 24 (44.44%) iPhone
3 24 (44.44%) PDA
4 16 (29.63%) Replication
5 3 (5.56%) CMDB
6 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 42 (77.78%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server
3 29 (53.70%) Windows 7
3 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 26 (48.15%) Windows 10
5 26 (48.15%) Windows XP
6 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (44.44%) Android
7 24 (44.44%) Linux
7 24 (44.44%) Windows Vista
8 20 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
2 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.56%) Defect Management
4 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 3 (5.56%) SDLC
4 3 (5.56%) Test Management
5 2 (3.70%) CRM
5 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.70%) Security Patching
5 2 (3.70%) Server Building
5 2 (3.70%) Server Patching
5 2 (3.70%) Service Design
5 2 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (1.85%) ERP
6 1 (1.85%) Network Design
6 1 (1.85%) Practice Management
6 1 (1.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) CCNA
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 26 (48.15%) Hyper-V
3 16 (29.63%) NFS
4 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 29 (53.70%) Cisco
3 24 (44.44%) Apple
3 24 (44.44%) Draytek
4 16 (29.63%) Veeam
5 11 (20.37%) VMware
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) BT
7 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.70%) Kaspersky
7 2 (3.70%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.85%) Mitel
8 1 (1.85%) Red Box
Saffron Walden, Essex
Ashdown IT
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