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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Support
Rank 792 825 852
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 85 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.037% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 69 28 15
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,300 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,900 £42,000
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +7 30 £40,000 +23.07%
South East +5 29 £35,000 +7.69% 3
East of England -18 9 £32,500 +1.56%
South West -11 6 £25,500 -10.52%
West Midlands +5 5 £27,500 -9.83% 1
North East - 4 £27,500 -
North West - 2 £24,500 -
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 127 (88.81%) Windows
2 89 (62.24%) VMware
3 66 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 62 (43.36%) MS Exchange
5 60 (41.96%) Active Directory
6 58 (40.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 56 (39.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (37.76%) DHCP
9 53 (37.06%) Citrix
10 51 (35.66%) Cisco
10 51 (35.66%) Firewall
11 48 (33.57%) DNS
12 47 (32.87%) SAN
13 46 (32.17%) MS Excel
14 40 (27.97%) ITIL
15 39 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 38 (26.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 35 (24.48%) Windows 7
18 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
19 30 (20.98%) XenApp
20 29 (20.28%) MCSE
20 29 (20.28%) Windows XP
21 28 (19.58%) vSphere
21 28 (19.58%) Windows 8
22 26 (18.18%) Service Delivery
23 23 (16.08%) Apple
23 23 (16.08%) TCP/IP
23 23 (16.08%) HP
24 22 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 62 (43.36%) MS Exchange
2 21 (14.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (12.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.90%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.20%) Lync
8 4 (2.80%) GroupWise
9 3 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.40%) IIS
10 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (32.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.40%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) Office 365
2 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 54 (37.76%) DHCP
2 51 (35.66%) Firewall
3 48 (33.57%) DNS
4 47 (32.87%) SAN
5 23 (16.08%) TCP/IP
6 18 (12.59%) WAN
7 17 (11.89%) LAN
8 16 (11.19%) iSCSI
9 14 (9.79%) VPN
10 13 (9.09%) NAS
11 9 (6.29%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (6.29%) NetScaler
11 9 (6.29%) VLAN
11 9 (6.29%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (4.90%) VoIP
13 6 (4.20%) ADSL
14 4 (2.80%) Ethernet
14 4 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (1.40%) Wireless
16 1 (0.70%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
General
1 9 (6.29%) Finance
2 5 (3.50%) Legal
3 4 (2.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Advertising
4 1 (0.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.70%) HTML
1 1 (0.70%) .NET
1 1 (0.70%) COM
1 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.50%) EPoS
4 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.10%) iPhone
6 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (88.81%) Windows
2 66 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (39.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (26.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (24.48%) Windows 7
6 29 (20.28%) Windows XP
7 28 (19.58%) Windows 8
8 11 (7.69%) Windows Vista
9 6 (4.20%) Android
9 6 (4.20%) Mac OS X
9 6 (4.20%) Linux
10 5 (3.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.40%) CentOS
11 2 (1.40%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.97%) ITIL
2 26 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 15 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (9.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (7.69%) Change Management
6 10 (6.99%) Service Management
7 8 (5.59%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.20%) Project Management
9 5 (3.50%) ERP
9 5 (3.50%) SOA
9 5 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.50%) Time Management
9 5 (3.50%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.50%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.10%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.10%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (2.10%) Migration
11 2 (1.40%) Business Continuity
11 2 (1.40%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (20.28%) MCSE
3 22 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (11.19%) CCNA
5 13 (9.09%) CCA
5 13 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (7.69%) MCITP
6 11 (7.69%) Degree
7 10 (6.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.20%) NCDA
8 6 (4.20%) MCSA
8 6 (4.20%) MCP
9 5 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.40%) HNC
11 2 (1.40%) CCNP
12 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 60 (41.96%) Active Directory
2 58 (40.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (20.98%) XenApp
4 28 (19.58%) vSphere
5 21 (14.69%) XenDesktop
6 17 (11.89%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (10.49%) Hyper-V
8 10 (6.99%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.80%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.70%) Firmware
11 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 8 (5.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (4.20%) WSUS
4 5 (3.50%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.80%) SCCM
6 2 (1.40%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (62.24%) VMware
2 66 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 53 (37.06%) Citrix
4 51 (35.66%) Cisco
5 23 (16.08%) HP
5 23 (16.08%) Apple
6 16 (11.19%) NetApp
7 14 (9.79%) Symantec
8 12 (8.39%) McAfee
8 12 (8.39%) EMC
9 10 (6.99%) Siemens
10 9 (6.29%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.29%) Juniper
10 9 (6.29%) IBM
10 9 (6.29%) Mitel
11 7 (4.90%) WatchGuard
11 7 (4.90%) SonicWALL
12 6 (4.20%) Dell
13 5 (3.50%) SAP
13 5 (3.50%) AppDynamics
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