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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Support
Rank 792 830 853
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 74 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.033% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.035% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 63 24 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,800 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
London +37 31 £40,250 +18.38% 1
South East +26 23 £35,000 +7.69%
East of England -12 9 £32,500 +1.56%
West Midlands -4 5 £27,500 -9.83% 1
North East - 4 £27,500 -
South West -4 1 £37,500 +31.57% 2
North West -6 1 £24,500 -24.61%
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 128 (88.28%) Windows
2 86 (59.31%) VMware
3 67 (46.21%) Microsoft
4 66 (45.52%) MS Exchange
5 65 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 64 (44.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 56 (38.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 53 (36.55%) DHCP
8 53 (36.55%) Citrix
9 49 (33.79%) Cisco
10 48 (33.10%) Firewall
11 47 (32.41%) DNS
11 47 (32.41%) MS Excel
12 44 (30.34%) SAN
13 40 (27.59%) Windows 7
13 40 (27.59%) ITIL
14 38 (26.21%) Windows Server 2003
15 36 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
16 30 (20.69%) XenApp
17 28 (19.31%) Windows XP
18 27 (18.62%) Windows 8
18 27 (18.62%) Service Delivery
19 26 (17.93%) MS Office
19 26 (17.93%) MCSE
19 26 (17.93%) vSphere
20 23 (15.86%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (15.86%) Apple
21 20 (13.79%) HP

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 66 (45.52%) MS Exchange
2 23 (15.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (4.14%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.45%) Lync
8 4 (2.76%) GroupWise
8 4 (2.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.38%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.69%) IIS
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 47 (32.41%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.03%) Office 365
2 4 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (36.55%) DHCP
2 48 (33.10%) Firewall
3 47 (32.41%) DNS
4 44 (30.34%) SAN
5 19 (13.10%) TCP/IP
5 19 (13.10%) WAN
6 15 (10.34%) VPN
6 15 (10.34%) LAN
7 14 (9.66%) iSCSI
8 10 (6.90%) NAS
9 9 (6.21%) VLAN
9 9 (6.21%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (4.83%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (4.83%) NetScaler
10 7 (4.83%) VoIP
11 5 (3.45%) ADSL
12 4 (2.76%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.76%) Wireless
12 4 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.69%) MySQL
General
1 9 (6.21%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Legal
3 3 (2.07%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.69%) Back Office
4 1 (0.69%) Law
4 1 (0.69%) Billing
4 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.69%) HTML
1 1 (0.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.45%) EPoS
4 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.07%) iPhone
6 2 (1.38%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.69%) User Experience
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.69%) Clustering
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 128 (88.28%) Windows
2 64 (44.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (38.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 38 (26.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (19.31%) Windows XP
7 27 (18.62%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.59%) Windows Vista
9 7 (4.83%) Mac OS X
10 6 (4.14%) Android
11 5 (3.45%) Linux
11 5 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.69%) CentOS
12 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.59%) ITIL
2 27 (18.62%) Service Delivery
3 16 (11.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 15 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.90%) Change Management
5 10 (6.90%) Service Management
6 8 (5.52%) Problem Management
7 7 (4.83%) Project Management
8 5 (3.45%) Time Management
8 5 (3.45%) Performance Management
8 5 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.45%) SOA
8 5 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.76%) Migration
9 4 (2.76%) ERP
10 3 (2.07%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (2.07%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.38%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.28%) SQL
2 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (17.93%) MCSE
3 20 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (9.66%) CCNA
5 11 (7.59%) CCA
5 11 (7.59%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (7.59%) MCITP
6 10 (6.90%) Degree
7 9 (6.21%) MCP
7 9 (6.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.83%) MCSA
9 6 (4.14%) NCDA
10 5 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.07%) CCNP
12 2 (1.38%) MCTS
13 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.69%) CCENT
13 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 65 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 56 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (20.69%) XenApp
4 26 (17.93%) vSphere
5 19 (13.10%) XenDesktop
6 15 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (8.28%) Hyper-V
8 8 (5.52%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.76%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.69%) Firmware
11 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (13.10%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (4.14%) WSUS
4 5 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.76%) SCCM
6 2 (1.38%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.38%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (59.31%) VMware
2 67 (46.21%) Microsoft
3 53 (36.55%) Citrix
4 49 (33.79%) Cisco
5 23 (15.86%) Apple
6 20 (13.79%) HP
7 16 (11.03%) NetApp
8 15 (10.34%) Symantec
9 12 (8.28%) McAfee
10 9 (6.21%) Mitel
10 9 (6.21%) EMC
11 8 (5.52%) Juniper
11 8 (5.52%) Siemens
11 8 (5.52%) CheckPoint
12 7 (4.83%) SonicWALL
12 7 (4.83%) IBM
13 6 (4.14%) WatchGuard
14 5 (3.45%) AppDynamics
14 5 (3.45%) Dell
15 4 (2.76%) SAP
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