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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 74 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.01% 2.48% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.60% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 36
Median salary £36,250 £34,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% -21.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
1020 1156 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 93.15% 95.38% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 835 875 1002
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -5 7 £45,000 +114.28%
Brentwood +6 3 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Braintree -5 2 £47,500 -
Chelmsford +9 1 £27,000 -
Harlow - 1 - -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 59 (74.68%) Windows
2 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
3 48 (60.76%) MS Exchange
4 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
5 43 (54.43%) Cisco
6 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
7 41 (51.90%) MS Office
8 37 (46.84%) Firewall
8 37 (46.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 35 (44.30%) Blackberry
9 35 (44.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 34 (43.04%) Apple
10 34 (43.04%) MS Excel
10 34 (43.04%) TCP/IP
11 33 (41.77%) Hyper-V
12 30 (37.97%) iPhone
12 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (37.97%) Windows 7
12 30 (37.97%) Windows 8
13 29 (36.71%) VPN
13 29 (36.71%) DNS
14 28 (35.44%) DHCP
14 28 (35.44%) Linux
14 28 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (35.44%) Windows 10
15 27 (34.18%) Exchange Server 2007
15 27 (34.18%) Android
15 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
15 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 27 (34.18%) Backup Exec

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 48 (60.76%) MS Exchange
2 37 (46.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (44.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 27 (34.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 41 (51.90%) MS Office
2 34 (43.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) iTunes
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (46.84%) Firewall
2 34 (43.04%) TCP/IP
3 29 (36.71%) DNS
3 29 (36.71%) VPN
4 28 (35.44%) DHCP
5 27 (34.18%) VLAN
6 26 (32.91%) DMZ
6 26 (32.91%) IMAP
6 26 (32.91%) SMTP
6 26 (32.91%) Wireless
7 20 (25.32%) NAS
7 20 (25.32%) SAN
8 8 (10.13%) Network Security
9 7 (8.86%) BGP
9 7 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (8.86%) EIGRP
9 7 (8.86%) IP Telephony
9 7 (8.86%) MPLS
10 5 (6.33%) Softswitch
11 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Law
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.30%) Blackberry
2 30 (37.97%) iPhone
3 28 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (32.91%) PDA
5 19 (24.05%) Replication
6 8 (10.13%) Smartphone
7 4 (5.06%) iPad
8 2 (2.53%) BYOD
8 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.27%) CMDB
9 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 59 (74.68%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Windows Server
3 30 (37.97%) Windows 7
3 30 (37.97%) Windows 8
3 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (35.44%) Linux
4 28 (35.44%) Windows 10
5 27 (34.18%) Android
5 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (32.91%) Windows Vista
6 26 (32.91%) Windows XP
7 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (8.86%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.19%) Service Delivery
2 10 (12.66%) ITIL
3 7 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.06%) Presales
5 4 (5.06%) Security Patching
6 3 (3.80%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.80%) Case Management
6 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.80%) CRM
6 3 (3.80%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.80%) Software Delivery
7 2 (2.53%) Balanced Scorecard
7 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.53%) Server Building
7 2 (2.53%) Server Patching
7 2 (2.53%) Service Design
7 2 (2.53%) Service Management
7 2 (2.53%) Time Management
8 1 (1.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) CCNP
3 7 (8.86%) MCSA
3 7 (8.86%) MCSE
4 4 (5.06%) MCP
5 2 (2.53%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) Degree
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (58.23%) Active Directory
2 33 (41.77%) Hyper-V
3 19 (24.05%) NFS
4 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (11.39%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (7.59%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.27%) vSphere
7 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (34.18%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) SCOM
4 1 (1.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (70.89%) Microsoft
2 43 (54.43%) Cisco
3 34 (43.04%) Apple
4 26 (32.91%) Draytek
5 25 (31.65%) VMware
6 20 (25.32%) Veeam
7 9 (11.39%) Palo Alto
8 8 (10.13%) Clearswift
9 7 (8.86%) Juniper
9 7 (8.86%) Proofpoint
9 7 (8.86%) Zeacom
10 6 (7.59%) Nokia
11 4 (5.06%) Citrix
12 3 (3.80%) BroadSoft
12 3 (3.80%) Mitel
13 2 (2.53%) Aruba
13 2 (2.53%) Extreme Networks
13 2 (2.53%) Infoblox
13 2 (2.53%) Intel Security
13 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
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