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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 61 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 32 27 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.18% 2.18% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 2.27% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 39
Median salary £36,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
953 1192 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.64% 96.44% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 776 938 1094
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 June 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 June 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 +3 12 £45,000 +114.28% 1
Brentwood - 3 £35,000 -
Chelmsford +12 2 £27,000 -
Braintree -4 2 £47,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 70 (76.09%) Windows
2 65 (70.65%) Microsoft
3 57 (61.96%) Active Directory
4 54 (58.70%) Windows Server
5 52 (56.52%) MS Office
6 51 (55.43%) MS Exchange
7 48 (52.17%) Cisco
8 45 (48.91%) Firewall
9 42 (45.65%) MS Excel
10 40 (43.48%) TCP/IP
11 39 (42.39%) Hyper-V
12 38 (41.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 36 (39.13%) Apple
14 35 (38.04%) Blackberry
14 35 (38.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 34 (36.96%) VMware
15 34 (36.96%) Windows 7
15 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
16 33 (35.87%) Windows 8
17 32 (34.78%) Windows 10
17 32 (34.78%) Backup Exec
18 31 (33.70%) Wireless
18 31 (33.70%) VPN
18 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2013
18 31 (33.70%) iPhone
19 30 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2007
19 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (32.61%) Linux
19 30 (32.61%) Windows XP
20 29 (31.52%) DNS

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 (55.43%) MS Exchange
2 38 (41.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (38.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 52 (56.52%) MS Office
2 42 (45.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) iTunes
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.09%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (48.91%) Firewall
2 40 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 31 (33.70%) VPN
3 31 (33.70%) Wireless
4 29 (31.52%) DHCP
4 29 (31.52%) DNS
4 29 (31.52%) VLAN
5 28 (30.43%) DMZ
5 28 (30.43%) IMAP
5 28 (30.43%) SMTP
6 24 (26.09%) NAS
6 24 (26.09%) SAN
7 10 (10.87%) MPLS
8 8 (8.70%) Network Security
9 7 (7.61%) BGP
9 7 (7.61%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (7.61%) EIGRP
9 7 (7.61%) IP Telephony
10 5 (5.43%) Softswitch
11 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (30.43%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.52%) Law
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.04%) Blackberry
2 31 (33.70%) iPhone
3 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (30.43%) PDA
5 20 (21.74%) Replication
6 7 (7.61%) Smartphone
7 5 (5.43%) Fat Client
7 5 (5.43%) Thin Client
8 3 (3.26%) iPad
9 2 (2.17%) BYOD
9 2 (2.17%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.09%) CMDB
10 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.09%) Windows
2 54 (58.70%) Windows Server
3 34 (36.96%) Windows 7
3 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (35.87%) Windows 8
5 32 (34.78%) Windows 10
6 30 (32.61%) Linux
6 30 (32.61%) Windows XP
7 29 (31.52%) Android
7 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (30.43%) Windows Vista
9 24 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (6.52%) Windows Phone
11 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) ITIL
2 10 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (9.78%) Service Delivery
3 9 (9.78%) Software Delivery
4 7 (7.61%) Service Management
5 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.43%) Presales
7 4 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.35%) Security Patching
7 4 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (4.35%) Time Management
8 3 (3.26%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.26%) Case Management
8 3 (3.26%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.26%) CRM
8 3 (3.26%) Project Management
8 3 (3.26%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.17%) Server Building
9 2 (2.17%) Server Patching
9 2 (2.17%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.96%) MCSA
3 11 (11.96%) MCSE
4 10 (10.87%) CCNP
5 5 (5.43%) CCNA
6 4 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (3.26%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (61.96%) Active Directory
2 39 (42.39%) Hyper-V
3 26 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (21.74%) NFS
5 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 10 (10.87%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (10.87%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.35%) vSphere
7 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.09%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (34.78%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.17%) SCCM
4 2 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 65 (70.65%) Microsoft
2 48 (52.17%) Cisco
3 36 (39.13%) Apple
4 34 (36.96%) VMware
5 28 (30.43%) Draytek
6 24 (26.09%) Veeam
7 9 (9.78%) Palo Alto
8 7 (7.61%) Clearswift
8 7 (7.61%) Juniper
8 7 (7.61%) Proofpoint
8 7 (7.61%) Zeacom
9 5 (5.43%) Nokia
10 4 (4.35%) Citrix
11 3 (3.26%) BroadSoft
11 3 (3.26%) Mitel
11 3 (3.26%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.17%) Aruba
12 2 (2.17%) Extreme Networks
12 2 (2.17%) Infoblox
12 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
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