The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 85 96 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 20 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.68% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 3
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -2.70%
Senior 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
1150 1231 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.64% 96.55% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 878 994 735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior IT Support in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in Essex

Senior IT Support
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Support across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Senior IT Support Salary Histogram in Essex

Senior IT Support
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Support within the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood +7 8 £70,000 +40.00%
Senior IT Support
East of England

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior IT Support in their job title.

1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
4 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
5 9 (34.62%) High Availability
5 9 (34.62%) Change Control
5 9 (34.62%) COBOL
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (34.62%) AS400
5 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 8 (30.77%) C#
6 8 (30.77%) Windows
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) SLA
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
9 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (19.23%) MS Office
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
10 3 (11.54%) Replication
10 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
10 3 (11.54%) XML Messaging
10 3 (11.54%) Firewall
10 3 (11.54%) Wireless
10 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
10 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) DMZ
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) IMAP
1 3 (11.54%) NAS
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
1 3 (11.54%) SMTP
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.54%) VLAN
1 3 (11.54%) VPN
1 3 (11.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) MAPI
3 3 (11.54%) XML
3 3 (11.54%) XML Messaging
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Client/Server
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (34.62%) AS400
4 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 3 (11.54%) iPhone
4 3 (11.54%) PDA
4 3 (11.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
2 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Change Control
2 9 (34.62%) High Availability
2 9 (34.62%) Incident Management
3 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
3 6 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) BCP
5 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (3.85%) MVC
6 1 (3.85%) OWASP
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) COBOL
3 8 (30.77%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.54%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Apple
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) Draytek
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
1 3 (11.54%) Veeam
2 1 (3.85%) iManage
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