The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 45 76 63
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 57 34 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.67% 2.56% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 2.62% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 50
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,350 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
974 1296 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.82% 97.66% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1053 1130
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Colchester +9 7 £45,000 - 2
Basildon +4 6 £24,750 -52.85%
Witham - 4 £25,000 -
Buckhurst Hill - 3 - -
Saffron Walden - 3 £30,000 -
Chelmsford +10 1 £27,000 +14.89%
Brentwood +3 1 - -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (68.00%) Windows
2 59 (59.00%) Microsoft
2 59 (59.00%) Active Directory
3 53 (53.00%) Windows Server
4 51 (51.00%) MS Office
5 44 (44.00%) MS Exchange
6 43 (43.00%) TCP/IP
7 41 (41.00%) MS Excel
7 41 (41.00%) Firewall
8 40 (40.00%) Cisco
9 37 (37.00%) Hyper-V
10 35 (35.00%) VMware
11 33 (33.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 32 (32.00%) Windows 7
12 32 (32.00%) Backup Exec
13 31 (31.00%) Apple
13 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (30.00%) Windows 8
14 30 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 30 (30.00%) Linux
15 29 (29.00%) DHCP
15 29 (29.00%) DNS
15 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 29 (29.00%) Wireless
15 29 (29.00%) Blackberry
15 29 (29.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 29 (29.00%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (29.00%) Windows 10
15 29 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer 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 44 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 33 (33.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 29 (29.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 29 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.00%) CMS
6 1 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (1.00%) JBoss
6 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 51 (51.00%) MS Office
2 41 (41.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Office 365
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.00%) TCP/IP
2 41 (41.00%) Firewall
3 29 (29.00%) DHCP
3 29 (29.00%) DNS
3 29 (29.00%) Wireless
4 26 (26.00%) DMZ
4 26 (26.00%) IMAP
4 26 (26.00%) SAN
4 26 (26.00%) SMTP
4 26 (26.00%) VLAN
4 26 (26.00%) VPN
5 23 (23.00%) NAS
6 9 (9.00%) Network Security
7 7 (7.00%) MPLS
8 6 (6.00%) LAN
9 5 (5.00%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.00%) WAN
10 4 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 4 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Banking
2 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) Law
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) MAPI
2 1 (1.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.00%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (29.00%) Blackberry
2 28 (28.00%) iPhone
3 26 (26.00%) PDA
4 18 (18.00%) Replication
5 6 (6.00%) Fat Client
5 6 (6.00%) Thin Client
6 5 (5.00%) iSeries
7 4 (4.00%) Data Integration
8 3 (3.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (3.00%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.00%) AS400
9 2 (2.00%) iPad
10 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.00%) CMDB
10 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 68 (68.00%) Windows
2 53 (53.00%) Windows Server
3 32 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (30.00%) Linux
5 30 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 29 (29.00%) Windows 10
6 29 (29.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (28.00%) Windows XP
8 26 (26.00%) Android
8 26 (26.00%) Windows Vista
9 24 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (3.00%) Windows Phone
11 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) ITIL
2 10 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 8 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.00%) Service Management
5 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.00%) Change Control
6 5 (5.00%) Presales
6 5 (5.00%) Software Asset Management
6 5 (5.00%) Time Management
7 4 (4.00%) Business Transformation
7 4 (4.00%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (3.00%) Case Management
8 3 (3.00%) CRM
8 3 (3.00%) Investment Management
8 3 (3.00%) Project Management
8 3 (3.00%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.00%) COBOL
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) Perl
3 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.00%) MCSE
3 11 (11.00%) MCSA
4 8 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (7.00%) CCNP
5 7 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.00%) MCP
7 3 (3.00%) CCNA
7 3 (3.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (59.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (37.00%) Hyper-V
3 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (18.00%) NFS
5 11 (11.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.00%) vSphere
8 3 (3.00%) Firmware
9 1 (1.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (32.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.00%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 59 (59.00%) Microsoft
2 40 (40.00%) Cisco
3 35 (35.00%) VMware
4 31 (31.00%) Apple
5 26 (26.00%) Draytek
6 23 (23.00%) Veeam
7 10 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 9 (9.00%) Juniper
9 6 (6.00%) Aruba
9 6 (6.00%) Extreme Networks
9 6 (6.00%) Infoblox
10 5 (5.00%) Allot
10 5 (5.00%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.00%) Vyatta
11 4 (4.00%) Citrix
11 4 (4.00%) Zeacom
12 3 (3.00%) BroadSoft
12 3 (3.00%) IBM
12 3 (3.00%) Proofpoint
12 3 (3.00%) SolarWinds
Colchester, Essex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum Disc bonus and multiple benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Colchester
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £45k p.a. plus excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago