The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank 813 853 830
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 54 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.036% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.038% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 30
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £54,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
Senior IT Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98068 105382 98299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.72% 94.59% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 81012 86409 82717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in England

Senior IT Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Support across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Senior IT Support Salary Histogram in England

Senior IT Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Support within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 23 £35,750 -10.06% 4
South East +10 11 £36,000 +2.85% 4
West Midlands - 6 £35,500 -
East of England - 6 £36,000 -
North West +15 4 £30,000 - 1
South West -9 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Yorkshire +5 2 - - 1
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 78 (78.00%) Windows
2 53 (53.00%) Microsoft
3 52 (52.00%) VMware
4 50 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 47 (47.00%) Active Directory
6 43 (43.00%) Windows 7
7 39 (39.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (34.00%) Citrix
9 33 (33.00%) MS Exchange
9 33 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 32 (32.00%) Firewall
11 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (26.00%) Service Delivery
13 25 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (23.00%) SAN
14 23 (23.00%) ITIL
15 21 (21.00%) DHCP
16 20 (20.00%) Cisco
16 20 (20.00%) MS Office
17 19 (19.00%) DNS
17 19 (19.00%) Office 365
18 18 (18.00%) Windows 8
18 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (18.00%) MCSE
19 16 (16.00%) MCP
20 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
20 15 (15.00%) Apple
20 15 (15.00%) Degree
21 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2010
22 12 (12.00%) SQL

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 33 (33.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.00%) IIS
4 5 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.00%) ArcGIS
5 4 (4.00%) Apache
6 3 (3.00%) GroupWise
6 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.00%) Lync
7 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.00%) Office 365
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.00%) Firewall
2 23 (23.00%) SAN
3 21 (21.00%) DHCP
4 19 (19.00%) DNS
5 12 (12.00%) WAN
6 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (10.00%) LAN
8 7 (7.00%) Internet
8 7 (7.00%) Wireless
8 7 (7.00%) iSCSI
8 7 (7.00%) NAS
9 6 (6.00%) VoIP
10 5 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.00%) NetScreen
11 4 (4.00%) VLAN
11 4 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (3.00%) VPN
13 2 (2.00%) DECT
13 2 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (5.00%) Legal
2 3 (3.00%) Back Office
2 3 (3.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (1.00%) HTML
2 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.00%) GIS
3 4 (4.00%) iPhone
4 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) CCTV
5 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.00%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 78 (78.00%) Windows
2 43 (43.00%) Windows 7
3 39 (39.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (18.00%) Windows 8
5 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.00%) Linux
6 8 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 7 (7.00%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.00%) CentOS
9 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.00%) Android
10 2 (2.00%) UNIX
10 2 (2.00%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.00%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Service Delivery
2 23 (23.00%) ITIL
3 11 (11.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (10.00%) Project Management
5 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.00%) Migration
7 6 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.00%) Line Management
8 5 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.00%) Validation
8 5 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.00%) Data Security
9 4 (4.00%) Change Management
9 4 (4.00%) Software Deployment
10 3 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (3.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) PHP
3 3 (3.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.00%) MCSE
3 16 (16.00%) MCP
4 15 (15.00%) Degree
5 12 (12.00%) MCITP
6 11 (11.00%) MCSA
7 6 (6.00%) CCNA
7 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
8 5 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.00%) MCTS
9 3 (3.00%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.00%) CCA
9 3 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.00%) HND
10 2 (2.00%) CCNP
10 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (4.00%) GMP
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 47 (47.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (8.00%) XenApp
6 6 (6.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.00%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.00%) vSphere
9 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (6.00%) Casper Suite
3 3 (3.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.00%) SCCM
4 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (53.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (52.00%) VMware
3 34 (34.00%) Citrix
4 20 (20.00%) Cisco
5 15 (15.00%) Apple
6 11 (11.00%) Symantec
6 11 (11.00%) HP
7 7 (7.00%) NetApp
8 6 (6.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.00%) Juniper
9 5 (5.00%) Oracle
10 4 (4.00%) ESRI
11 3 (3.00%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.00%) Adobe
11 3 (3.00%) Novell
11 3 (3.00%) McAfee
12 2 (2.00%) CommVault
12 2 (2.00%) SAP
12 2 (2.00%) Cognos
12 2 (2.00%) IBM
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