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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank 798 807 820
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 42 47 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.048% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.051% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 32
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 £31,500 £27,500 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -
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
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
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 £65,000 £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 6 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 6 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
(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 0 20 £32,500 -12.16% 4
South East -14 10 £36,000 +10.76% 1
West Midlands - 6 £35,500 - 2
East of England +12 3 £42,500 +60.37%
North West -5 2 £30,000 - 1
Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 102 (85.00%) Windows
2 66 (55.00%) VMware
3 59 (49.17%) MS Excel
3 59 (49.17%) Active Directory
4 56 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 53 (44.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (40.83%) MS Exchange
7 46 (38.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (35.83%) DHCP
9 42 (35.00%) Windows 7
10 40 (33.33%) Citrix
11 39 (32.50%) DNS
12 38 (31.67%) SAN
13 36 (30.00%) Firewall
14 35 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (26.67%) Service Delivery
16 30 (25.00%) Cisco
17 27 (22.50%) ITIL
18 26 (21.67%) Windows 8
19 25 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
21 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
21 22 (18.33%) Apple
22 21 (17.50%) MS Office
23 20 (16.67%) Windows XP
24 18 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
24 18 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
25 17 (14.17%) HP
25 17 (14.17%) MCSE
26 16 (13.33%) Backup Exec

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 49 (40.83%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.17%) IIS
6 4 (3.33%) Apache
6 4 (3.33%) GroupWise
6 4 (3.33%) Lync
7 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 59 (49.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (17.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.83%) Office 365
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (35.83%) DHCP
2 39 (32.50%) DNS
3 38 (31.67%) SAN
4 36 (30.00%) Firewall
5 14 (11.67%) WAN
6 11 (9.17%) LAN
7 10 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (6.67%) VPN
8 8 (6.67%) VLAN
9 7 (5.83%) iSCSI
9 7 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (5.00%) VoIP
11 5 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (4.17%) NetScreen
12 4 (3.33%) Wireless
13 3 (2.50%) Internet
14 2 (1.67%) DECT
14 2 (1.67%) NAS
14 2 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 1 (0.83%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.17%) MySQL
3 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (5.00%) Legal
2 5 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 8 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.33%) iPhone
3 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) CCTV
4 2 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.67%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 102 (85.00%) Windows
2 53 (44.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (38.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 26 (21.67%) Windows 8
6 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.83%) Linux
9 6 (5.00%) Mac OS X
9 6 (5.00%) Windows Vista
10 5 (4.17%) CentOS
11 4 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.50%) Android
13 2 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.67%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.83%) UNIX
14 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 27 (22.50%) ITIL
3 18 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (7.50%) Project Management
5 8 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.83%) Mentoring
6 7 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.00%) Migration
7 6 (5.00%) Service Management
8 5 (4.17%) Change Management
8 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.17%) Line Management
9 3 (2.50%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.50%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (2.50%) Validation
10 2 (1.67%) Asset Management
10 2 (1.67%) Data Security
10 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (0.83%) C++
3 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.17%) MCSE
3 11 (9.17%) MCITP
4 10 (8.33%) MCSA
5 9 (7.50%) MCP
6 8 (6.67%) Degree
7 7 (5.83%) CCNA
7 7 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.00%) VCP4
9 4 (3.33%) CCA
9 4 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.50%) CCNP
11 2 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.67%) MCTS
12 1 (0.83%) CCENT
12 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) CCDA
12 1 (0.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (1.67%) GMP
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 59 (49.17%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.50%) XenApp
4 13 (10.83%) Hyper-V
5 11 (9.17%) XenDesktop
5 11 (9.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (5.83%) WSUS
4 6 (5.00%) Casper Suite
5 5 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.50%) SCCM
7 2 (1.67%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 66 (55.00%) VMware
2 56 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 40 (33.33%) Citrix
4 30 (25.00%) Cisco
5 22 (18.33%) Apple
6 17 (14.17%) HP
7 14 (11.67%) Symantec
8 12 (10.00%) McAfee
9 7 (5.83%) SonicWALL
9 7 (5.83%) Juniper
9 7 (5.83%) NetApp
10 5 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 4 (3.33%) Novell
11 4 (3.33%) Dell
12 3 (2.50%) Adobe
12 3 (2.50%) Veritas
12 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.67%) Mitel
13 2 (1.67%) Aruba
13 2 (1.67%) Lotus
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33k - £38k per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + (inc car allowance) + 5% bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ofgem
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago