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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 72 66 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 22 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.07% 3.33% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.45% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 18
Median salary £24,250 £24,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.04% -10.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
989 1332 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.86% 96.52% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 701 981 1082
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -5 8 £23,500 -2.08%
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Harlow - 4 £22,000 -
Brentwood 0 1 £19,000 -3.79%
Billericay -3 1 £20,000 +11.11%
Saffron Walden -7 1 £20,000 -33.33%
Waltham Abbey - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
3 13 (37.14%) Office 365
4 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 9 (25.71%) WatchGuard
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
6 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) MS Office
7 7 (20.00%) Citrix
8 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
8 6 (17.14%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco
8 6 (17.14%) Internet
8 6 (17.14%) Sophos
8 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
8 6 (17.14%) DNS
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.14%) Linux
8 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
9 5 (14.29%) EDI
9 5 (14.29%) MySQL
9 5 (14.29%) Web Services
9 5 (14.29%) VPN
9 5 (14.29%) VoIP
9 5 (14.29%) SNMP

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 14 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 6 (17.14%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (14.29%) SAN
4 5 (14.29%) SNMP
4 5 (14.29%) VoIP
4 5 (14.29%) VPN
5 4 (11.43%) WAN
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Front Office
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) EDI
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.86%) CMDB
1 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.86%) iPhone
1 1 (2.86%) Replication
1 1 (2.86%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 5 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
8 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 4 (11.43%) Data Entry
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Line Management
4 2 (5.71%) Process Management
5 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.86%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.86%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Service Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCNA
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) MCITP
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 5 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) WatchGuard
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
4 6 (17.14%) Sophos
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) Kaspersky
7 3 (8.57%) BT
7 3 (8.57%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) Avaya
9 1 (2.86%) Adobe
Loughton, Essex
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