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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Rank 72 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.38% 3.53% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 3.64% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 29
Median salary £22,500 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £38,750 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,845
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%

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
893 1126 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.80% 96.82% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 660 862 990
Median salary £47,500 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Colchester -10 2 £25,000 -26.47% 1
Harlow - 2 £25,000 -
Brentwood +12 1 £45,000 +42.63%
Chelmsford -11 1 £23,500 -
Halstead - 1 £33,000 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
3 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
4 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 15 (48.39%) Office 365
5 12 (38.71%) Windows 10
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (32.26%) SQL
6 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
7 9 (29.03%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (29.03%) HP
8 8 (25.81%) Citrix
8 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
9 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence
9 7 (22.58%) Firewall
10 6 (19.35%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (19.35%) DNS
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
10 6 (19.35%) Sophos
10 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
11 5 (16.13%) VMware ESX
11 5 (16.13%) Backup Exec
11 5 (16.13%) Nagios
11 5 (16.13%) EDI

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 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) TCP/IP
2 9 (29.03%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 5 (16.13%) SNMP
5 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) FTP
7 1 (3.23%) HTTP
7 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.23%) Internet
7 1 (3.23%) SMTP
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
General
1 6 (19.35%) Manufacturing
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
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 7 (22.58%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 10
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 8
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
6 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 5 (16.13%) Mac OS X
7 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 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%) Server Monitoring
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%) Network Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) 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 15 (48.39%) 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 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) HP
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) Sophos
4 6 (19.35%) VMware
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
6 2 (6.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) Adobe
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Galliard Homes
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago