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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank 830 824 830
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 48 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.041% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.044% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 33
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +6 23 £32,500 -8.45% 3
South East +7 8 £36,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands - 6 £35,500 - 1
North West +15 5 £30,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £42,500 -
Yorkshire -7 2 - -
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 97 (82.20%) Windows
2 60 (50.85%) MS Excel
3 59 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 59 (50.00%) VMware
4 58 (49.15%) Active Directory
5 50 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (38.14%) MS Exchange
7 44 (37.29%) Windows 7
7 44 (37.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (33.90%) Citrix
9 38 (32.20%) Firewall
10 33 (27.97%) Service Delivery
10 33 (27.97%) DHCP
11 32 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (26.27%) DNS
13 30 (25.42%) SAN
14 26 (22.03%) Cisco
14 26 (22.03%) ITIL
15 25 (21.19%) Windows 8
16 24 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (17.80%) Apple
17 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
17 21 (17.80%) MS Office
18 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
19 19 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (15.25%) Office 365
21 17 (14.41%) MCSE
22 16 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
23 15 (12.71%) HP
23 15 (12.71%) Backup Exec

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (38.14%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (4.24%) IIS
7 4 (3.39%) Apache
7 4 (3.39%) GroupWise
7 4 (3.39%) Lync
8 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.69%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (50.85%) MS Excel
2 21 (17.80%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.25%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (32.20%) Firewall
2 33 (27.97%) DHCP
3 31 (26.27%) DNS
4 30 (25.42%) SAN
5 11 (9.32%) LAN
5 11 (9.32%) WAN
6 10 (8.47%) TCP/IP
7 7 (5.93%) iSCSI
7 7 (5.93%) VLAN
8 6 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (5.08%) VoIP
9 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.24%) Internet
9 5 (4.24%) NetScreen
10 4 (3.39%) Wireless
11 3 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (2.54%) NAS
11 3 (2.54%) VPN
12 2 (1.69%) DECT
12 2 (1.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (5.08%) Legal
2 5 (4.24%) Finance
3 3 (2.54%) Marketing
3 3 (2.54%) Back Office
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) LAMP
2 1 (0.85%) HTML
2 1 (0.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.63%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.39%) iPhone
4 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) CCTV
5 2 (1.69%) GIS
5 2 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.69%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.85%) iPad
6 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (82.20%) Windows
2 50 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (37.29%) Windows 7
3 44 (37.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (21.19%) Windows 8
5 21 (17.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.86%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.93%) Mac OS X
7 7 (5.93%) Linux
8 6 (5.08%) Windows Vista
9 5 (4.24%) CentOS
10 4 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.39%) Android
11 2 (1.69%) UNIX
11 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.97%) Service Delivery
2 26 (22.03%) ITIL
3 16 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (9.32%) Project Management
5 9 (7.63%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.78%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.93%) Migration
7 7 (5.93%) Service Management
8 6 (5.08%) Line Management
9 5 (4.24%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.24%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.24%) Change Management
9 5 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.39%) Data Security
10 4 (3.39%) Validation
10 4 (3.39%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.39%) Software Deployment
10 4 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (2.54%) Data Protection
11 3 (2.54%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.02%) SQL
2 4 (3.39%) PHP
3 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.85%) C
3 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.41%) MCSE
3 13 (11.02%) MCP
4 12 (10.17%) MCITP
5 11 (9.32%) MCSA
6 10 (8.47%) Degree
7 8 (6.78%) CCNA
7 8 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.39%) CCA
8 4 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (2.54%) CCNP
9 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) HND
10 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.69%) MCTS
11 1 (0.85%) ACSA
11 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (2.54%) GMP
3 2 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 58 (49.15%) Active Directory
2 32 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.02%) Hyper-V
3 13 (11.02%) XenApp
4 11 (9.32%) XenDesktop
5 7 (5.93%) vSphere
6 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (12.71%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.08%) Casper Suite
4 5 (4.24%) SCCM
5 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 59 (50.00%) VMware
2 40 (33.90%) Citrix
3 26 (22.03%) Cisco
4 21 (17.80%) Apple
5 15 (12.71%) Symantec
5 15 (12.71%) HP
6 7 (5.93%) McAfee
6 7 (5.93%) SonicWALL
7 6 (5.08%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.24%) Juniper
9 4 (3.39%) NetApp
9 4 (3.39%) Novell
10 3 (2.54%) Adobe
10 3 (2.54%) Oracle
11 2 (1.69%) SAP
11 2 (1.69%) Cognos
11 2 (1.69%) IBM
11 2 (1.69%) Lotus
11 2 (1.69%) CommVault
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