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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 73 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.79% 2.64% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.81% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 30
Median salary £36,000 £31,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -30.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £21,800 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,700 £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
981 1175 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.55% 93.92% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 801 885 919
Median salary £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Brentwood +5 7 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Colchester -7 2 £32,500 +41.30%
Braintree 0 1 £47,500 -
Harlow - 1 - -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 36 (54.55%) Cisco
3 36 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
4 32 (48.48%) Firewall
5 31 (46.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (45.45%) Blackberry
7 29 (43.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 28 (42.42%) Apple
8 28 (42.42%) TCP/IP
8 28 (42.42%) MS Office
9 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
9 27 (40.91%) Windows Server
10 25 (37.88%) iPhone
11 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (36.36%) Windows 8
11 24 (36.36%) DNS
12 23 (34.85%) VPN
12 23 (34.85%) DHCP
12 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
13 22 (33.33%) Hyper-V
13 22 (33.33%) Android
13 22 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (33.33%) Windows 10
13 22 (33.33%) Linux
14 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
14 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (31.82%) VLAN
14 21 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007

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 36 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 31 (46.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (43.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 21 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (42.42%) MS Office
2 27 (40.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) iTunes
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (48.48%) Firewall
2 28 (42.42%) TCP/IP
3 24 (36.36%) DNS
4 23 (34.85%) DHCP
4 23 (34.85%) VPN
5 21 (31.82%) VLAN
6 20 (30.30%) DMZ
6 20 (30.30%) IMAP
6 20 (30.30%) SMTP
6 20 (30.30%) Wireless
7 18 (27.27%) SAN
8 16 (24.24%) NAS
9 7 (10.61%) BGP
9 7 (10.61%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (10.61%) EIGRP
9 7 (10.61%) IP Telephony
9 7 (10.61%) MPLS
9 7 (10.61%) Network Security
10 5 (7.58%) Softswitch
11 4 (6.06%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Law
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 30 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 25 (37.88%) iPhone
3 22 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (30.30%) PDA
5 16 (24.24%) Replication
6 8 (12.12%) Smartphone
7 4 (6.06%) iPad
8 2 (3.03%) BYOD
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 24 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 24 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (34.85%) Windows 7
5 22 (33.33%) Android
5 22 (33.33%) Linux
5 22 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 21 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (30.30%) Windows Vista
7 20 (30.30%) Windows XP
8 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (10.61%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 8 (12.12%) ITIL
3 7 (10.61%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (6.06%) Security Patching
5 3 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 3 (4.55%) Case Management
5 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (3.03%) Balanced Scorecard
6 2 (3.03%) Server Building
6 2 (3.03%) Server Patching
6 2 (3.03%) Service Design
6 2 (3.03%) Service Management
6 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (1.52%) Network Management
7 1 (1.52%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.52%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.64%) CCNP
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.58%) MCP
5 2 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (1.52%) Degree
6 1 (1.52%) MCDST
6 1 (1.52%) MCITP
6 1 (1.52%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) MCSE
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 22 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 16 (24.24%) NFS
4 6 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (30.30%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.55%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 36 (54.55%) Cisco
3 28 (42.42%) Apple
4 20 (30.30%) Draytek
5 16 (24.24%) Veeam
6 11 (16.67%) VMware
7 9 (13.64%) Palo Alto
8 8 (12.12%) Clearswift
9 7 (10.61%) Juniper
9 7 (10.61%) Proofpoint
9 7 (10.61%) Zeacom
10 6 (9.09%) Nokia
11 3 (4.55%) BroadSoft
11 3 (4.55%) Citrix
11 3 (4.55%) Mitel
12 2 (3.03%) Brocade
12 2 (3.03%) Intel Security
12 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.52%) Remedy
13 1 (1.52%) Symantec
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