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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support
Rank 94 98 99
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 5 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.51% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Median salary £60,000 £35,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% +8.46%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -3.38%
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
940 1183 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.41% 97.13% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 748 954 1132
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% -

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Essex

Technical Support
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Support within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Buckhurst Hill - 3 - -
Braintree - 1 £60,000 -
Colchester - 1 £60,000 - 1
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) MS Office
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 6 (28.57%) SLA
8 4 (19.05%) Logistics
8 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (19.05%) MCSE
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Progress
8 4 (19.05%) HND
8 4 (19.05%) CCNA
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Softswitch
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (14.29%) Case Management
9 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
9 3 (14.29%) Mitel
9 3 (14.29%) BroadSoft
9 3 (14.29%) Juniper
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) CRM
9 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (14.29%) Firewall

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 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Domino
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Office
2 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Softswitch
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Logistics
2 3 (14.29%) Case Management
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Process Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) HND
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Progress
4 3 (14.29%) BroadSoft
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) Mitel
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Proofpoint
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
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