The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support
Rank 60 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.34% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.75% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-6.47% -15.75%
Senior Technical Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
576 531 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.64% 94.99% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 498 406 356
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Technical Support Salary Trend in Coventry

Senior Technical Support
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco

Senior Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco