The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Essex region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 86 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.29% 0.076% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.081% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £36,000 £19,500 £24,617
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% -20.78%
UK excluding London median salary £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -8.33%
Technical Support
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
946 1233 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.96% 93.55% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 744 892 864
Median salary £42,500 £39,600 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.32% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Essex

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Technical Support 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Control-M
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Back Office
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) ISDN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Softswitch
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) VPN

Technical Support 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) ISDN
1 2 (28.57%) Softswitch
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Clearswift
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
Essex
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