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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Support
Rank 794 836 839
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 82 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.030% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.031% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 26
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,020 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
South East +14 34 £38,000 +18.75% 3
London +33 25 £40,500 +19.11% 2
South West -15 7 £25,500 -10.52%
East of England -17 7 £32,500 +1.56% 1
West Midlands -16 3 £27,500 -
North East - 2 £27,500 -
North West - 2 £24,500 -
East Midlands +2 1 £35,000 +31.88% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 - 1
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 119 (90.84%) Windows
2 78 (59.54%) VMware
3 65 (49.62%) Microsoft
4 58 (44.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (43.51%) Active Directory
5 57 (43.51%) MS Exchange
6 49 (37.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 48 (36.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (36.64%) Cisco
7 48 (36.64%) DHCP
8 47 (35.88%) Firewall
9 46 (35.11%) SAN
10 45 (34.35%) Citrix
11 43 (32.82%) MS Excel
12 42 (32.06%) DNS
13 37 (28.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 36 (27.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 34 (25.95%) ITIL
15 34 (25.95%) Windows 7
16 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
17 26 (19.85%) vSphere
17 26 (19.85%) TCP/IP
18 25 (19.08%) MCSE
18 25 (19.08%) Windows XP
18 25 (19.08%) XenApp
19 24 (18.32%) Windows 8
19 24 (18.32%) MS Office
20 22 (16.79%) HP
21 19 (14.50%) WAN
21 19 (14.50%) Cisco Certification

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 57 (43.51%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.29%) Lync
7 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.53%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.53%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.76%) GroupWise
Applications
1 43 (32.82%) MS Excel
2 24 (18.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.53%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Office 365
2 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.64%) DHCP
2 47 (35.88%) Firewall
3 46 (35.11%) SAN
4 42 (32.06%) DNS
5 26 (19.85%) TCP/IP
6 19 (14.50%) LAN
6 19 (14.50%) WAN
7 17 (12.98%) VPN
8 14 (10.69%) iSCSI
8 14 (10.69%) NAS
9 9 (6.87%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (6.87%) NetScaler
10 6 (4.58%) ADSL
10 6 (4.58%) VoIP
10 6 (4.58%) VLAN
10 6 (4.58%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (3.82%) Wireless
12 4 (3.05%) Ethernet
12 4 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.29%) MySQL
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.53%) MS Access
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Law
2 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.76%) Legal
3 1 (0.76%) Advertising
3 1 (0.76%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) .NET
2 2 (1.53%) COM
2 2 (1.53%) CSS
2 2 (1.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.34%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.82%) EPoS
4 3 (2.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.29%) iPhone
5 2 (1.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
6 1 (0.76%) Statistics
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 119 (90.84%) Windows
2 58 (44.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (36.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (28.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (25.95%) Windows 7
6 25 (19.08%) Windows XP
7 24 (18.32%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.87%) Windows Vista
9 6 (4.58%) Android
9 6 (4.58%) Mac OS X
9 6 (4.58%) Linux
10 5 (3.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.53%) CentOS
11 2 (1.53%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.95%) ITIL
2 18 (13.74%) Service Delivery
3 13 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (9.16%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (8.40%) Change Management
6 8 (6.11%) Service Management
7 6 (4.58%) Project Management
8 5 (3.82%) ERP
8 5 (3.82%) SOA
8 5 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.82%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.82%) Time Management
8 5 (3.82%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.05%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.29%) Business Continuity
10 3 (2.29%) Logistics
10 3 (2.29%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (1.53%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (0.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.63%) SQL
2 4 (3.05%) VB
2 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.53%) PHP
3 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
3 2 (1.53%) Python
3 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (19.08%) MCSE
3 19 (14.50%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.92%) CCNA
5 11 (8.40%) Degree
6 10 (7.63%) CCA
6 10 (7.63%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (6.87%) MCITP
7 9 (6.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.58%) NCDA
9 5 (3.82%) MCSA
9 5 (3.82%) MCP
10 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.53%) HNC
11 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.76%) CCNP
12 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 57 (43.51%) Active Directory
2 49 (37.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (19.85%) vSphere
4 25 (19.08%) XenApp
5 17 (12.98%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (11.45%) XenDesktop
7 14 (10.69%) Hyper-V
8 11 (8.40%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.05%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.53%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.76%) Firmware
11 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (14.50%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.58%) WSUS
3 5 (3.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.82%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (3.05%) SCCM
5 2 (1.53%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (59.54%) VMware
2 65 (49.62%) Microsoft
3 48 (36.64%) Cisco
4 45 (34.35%) Citrix
5 22 (16.79%) HP
6 17 (12.98%) Apple
7 16 (12.21%) NetApp
8 12 (9.16%) EMC
8 12 (9.16%) Symantec
9 10 (7.63%) Siemens
10 9 (6.87%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.87%) Juniper
10 9 (6.87%) IBM
10 9 (6.87%) McAfee
10 9 (6.87%) Mitel
11 7 (5.34%) WatchGuard
12 6 (4.58%) Dell
13 4 (3.05%) SAP
13 4 (3.05%) Cognos
13 4 (3.05%) SonicWALL
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