The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 82 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.27% 0.46% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.48% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
Senior Support Engineer
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
1057 1033 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.74% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 865 843 874
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Senior Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Colchester - 2 £50,000 -
Epping - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) GFI Software
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Senior Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ADSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) GFI Software