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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 49 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 29 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.74% 2.32% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.91% 2.39% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 45
Median salary £31,875 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £24,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
937 1213 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.50% 97.04% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 749 968 1139
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 £65,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +13 13 £45,000 - 2
Buckhurst Hill - 3 - -
Chelmsford +11 2 £27,000 +14.89%
Brentwood +10 2 - -
Braintree - 1 £47,500 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £24,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 71 (73.20%) Windows
2 65 (67.01%) Microsoft
3 61 (62.89%) Active Directory
4 54 (55.67%) Windows Server
5 53 (54.64%) MS Office
6 51 (52.58%) MS Exchange
7 46 (47.42%) Cisco
7 46 (47.42%) Firewall
8 43 (44.33%) MS Excel
9 41 (42.27%) TCP/IP
10 39 (40.21%) Hyper-V
11 38 (39.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 36 (37.11%) VMware
13 35 (36.08%) Apple
14 34 (35.05%) Blackberry
14 34 (35.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 34 (35.05%) Backup Exec
14 34 (35.05%) Windows 7
14 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 33 (34.02%) Windows 8
16 32 (32.99%) Exchange Server 2013
16 32 (32.99%) Windows 10
17 31 (31.96%) Wireless
17 31 (31.96%) Windows Server 2003
17 31 (31.96%) DHCP
17 31 (31.96%) DNS
17 31 (31.96%) iPhone
17 31 (31.96%) Exchange Server 2007
17 31 (31.96%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (30.93%) VPN

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 51 (52.58%) MS Exchange
2 38 (39.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (35.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 32 (32.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (31.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (28.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.03%) IIS
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 53 (54.64%) MS Office
2 43 (44.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) Office 365
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) iTunes
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (47.42%) Firewall
2 41 (42.27%) TCP/IP
3 31 (31.96%) DHCP
3 31 (31.96%) DNS
3 31 (31.96%) Wireless
4 30 (30.93%) VPN
5 28 (28.87%) DMZ
5 28 (28.87%) IMAP
5 28 (28.87%) SAN
5 28 (28.87%) SMTP
5 28 (28.87%) VLAN
6 25 (25.77%) NAS
7 10 (10.31%) MPLS
8 8 (8.25%) Network Security
9 7 (7.22%) BGP
9 7 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (7.22%) EIGRP
9 7 (7.22%) IP Telephony
10 5 (5.15%) LAN
10 5 (5.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
1 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.15%) Law
3 3 (3.09%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) MAPI
2 1 (1.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.05%) Blackberry
2 31 (31.96%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (31.96%) iPhone
3 28 (28.87%) PDA
4 20 (20.62%) Replication
5 6 (6.19%) Fat Client
5 6 (6.19%) Smartphone
5 6 (6.19%) Thin Client
6 5 (5.15%) iSeries
7 3 (3.09%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.09%) iPad
8 2 (2.06%) AS400
8 2 (2.06%) BYOD
9 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.03%) CMDB
9 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.03%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 71 (73.20%) Windows
2 54 (55.67%) Windows Server
3 34 (35.05%) Windows 7
3 34 (35.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (34.02%) Windows 8
5 32 (32.99%) Windows 10
6 31 (31.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (30.93%) Linux
7 30 (30.93%) Windows XP
8 29 (29.90%) Android
9 28 (28.87%) Windows Vista
10 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (5.15%) Windows Phone
12 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) ITIL
2 10 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
2 10 (10.31%) Software Delivery
3 8 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.22%) Service Management
5 5 (5.15%) Asset Management
5 5 (5.15%) Change Control
5 5 (5.15%) Presales
5 5 (5.15%) Software Asset Management
5 5 (5.15%) Time Management
6 3 (3.09%) Case Management
6 3 (3.09%) CRM
6 3 (3.09%) Fault Analysis
6 3 (3.09%) Investment Management
6 3 (3.09%) Project Management
6 3 (3.09%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (3.09%) Security Patching
7 2 (2.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.09%) SQL
2 2 (2.06%) COBOL
3 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.43%) MCSE
3 11 (11.34%) MCSA
4 10 (10.31%) CCNP
4 10 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.15%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.12%) MCP
8 3 (3.09%) CCNA
8 3 (3.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (62.89%) Active Directory
2 39 (40.21%) Hyper-V
3 28 (28.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (20.62%) NFS
5 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (10.31%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (5.15%) vSphere
8 3 (3.09%) Firmware
9 1 (1.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (35.05%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.09%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.06%) SCCM
4 2 (2.06%) SCOM
5 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 65 (67.01%) Microsoft
2 46 (47.42%) Cisco
3 36 (37.11%) VMware
4 35 (36.08%) Apple
5 28 (28.87%) Draytek
6 25 (25.77%) Veeam
7 9 (9.28%) Palo Alto
8 7 (7.22%) Zeacom
9 6 (6.19%) Clearswift
9 6 (6.19%) Proofpoint
10 5 (5.15%) Juniper
10 5 (5.15%) Nokia
11 4 (4.12%) Citrix
12 3 (3.09%) BroadSoft
12 3 (3.09%) IBM
12 3 (3.09%) Mitel
12 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.06%) Aruba
13 2 (2.06%) Extreme Networks
13 2 (2.06%) Infoblox
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago