The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank 312 318 309
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 2 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.045% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.048% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Senior IT Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9698 10369 10363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.70% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8264 8719 9211
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior IT Support in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior IT Support across the City of London region.

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior IT Support in their job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) DECT
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) FlexPod

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Senior IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) DECT
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 2 (16.67%) Aruba
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos