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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank 794 800 848
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 43 53 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.055% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.058% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 20
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
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 £27,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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
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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 -17 23 £35,500 -5.33% 2
South East -20 10 £31,500 -6.66% 1
East of England -3 4 £29,250 +10.37%
West Midlands -6 3 £27,500 -9.83%
North East - 2 £30,500 -
North West -2 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 111 (88.10%) Windows
2 69 (54.76%) VMware
3 59 (46.83%) Active Directory
4 57 (45.24%) MS Exchange
5 54 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (40.48%) DHCP
7 50 (39.68%) MS Excel
8 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 47 (37.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (34.92%) Citrix
11 42 (33.33%) DNS
11 42 (33.33%) Windows 7
12 40 (31.75%) SAN
13 37 (29.37%) Firewall
13 37 (29.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (28.57%) ITIL
15 31 (24.60%) Service Delivery
16 29 (23.02%) Cisco
17 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (21.43%) Windows 8
19 26 (20.63%) Windows XP
20 25 (19.84%) Apple
21 21 (16.67%) MS Office
21 21 (16.67%) XenApp
21 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
22 20 (15.87%) MCSE
23 19 (15.08%) WAN
24 18 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
24 18 (14.29%) SQL Server

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 57 (45.24%) MS Exchange
2 21 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.97%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.17%) Lync
6 4 (3.17%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.59%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (39.68%) MS Excel
2 21 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) Office 365
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (40.48%) DHCP
2 42 (33.33%) DNS
3 40 (31.75%) SAN
4 37 (29.37%) Firewall
5 19 (15.08%) WAN
6 15 (11.90%) LAN
7 14 (11.11%) VPN
8 9 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 8 (6.35%) VLAN
9 8 (6.35%) iSCSI
10 7 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (3.17%) VoIP
12 3 (2.38%) Wireless
13 2 (1.59%) NAS
13 2 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.59%) ADSL
13 2 (1.59%) DECT
14 1 (0.79%) IPsec
14 1 (0.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (5.56%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (2.38%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Back Office
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.73%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) iPhone
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.38%) EPoS
5 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.59%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.79%) CCTV
6 1 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 111 (88.10%) Windows
2 54 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (37.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 27 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 26 (20.63%) Windows XP
7 11 (8.73%) Windows Vista
8 10 (7.94%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.38%) Android
10 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.59%) Linux
11 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.57%) ITIL
2 31 (24.60%) Service Delivery
3 18 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (7.94%) Service Management
5 9 (7.14%) Change Management
6 8 (6.35%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.56%) Project Management
8 6 (4.76%) Migration
9 5 (3.97%) SOA
9 5 (3.97%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.97%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.97%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.38%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.38%) Software Deployment
10 3 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.59%) Coaching
11 2 (1.59%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.79%) C++
2 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (15.87%) MCSE
3 11 (8.73%) MCITP
4 8 (6.35%) MCSA
4 8 (6.35%) CCNA
4 8 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.56%) MCP
6 6 (4.76%) Degree
7 5 (3.97%) CCA
7 5 (3.97%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.38%) CCNP
9 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.59%) MCTS
11 1 (0.79%) HNC
11 1 (0.79%) CCIE
11 1 (0.79%) CCDA
11 1 (0.79%) CCDP
11 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (46.83%) Active Directory
2 37 (29.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (16.67%) XenApp
4 13 (10.32%) vSphere
5 12 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.59%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.56%) WSUS
4 6 (4.76%) Casper Suite
5 5 (3.97%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.38%) SCCM
7 2 (1.59%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.79%) SCOM
8 1 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 69 (54.76%) VMware
2 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 44 (34.92%) Citrix
4 29 (23.02%) Cisco
5 25 (19.84%) Apple
6 15 (11.90%) Symantec
7 12 (9.52%) HP
7 12 (9.52%) McAfee
8 8 (6.35%) CheckPoint
8 8 (6.35%) NetApp
9 7 (5.56%) Juniper
9 7 (5.56%) SonicWALL
10 5 (3.97%) AppDynamics
11 4 (3.17%) WatchGuard
11 4 (3.17%) Dell
11 4 (3.17%) Novell
12 3 (2.38%) Cognos
12 3 (2.38%) SAP
12 3 (2.38%) Veritas
12 3 (2.38%) Mitel
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