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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 469 562 514
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 514 395 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.41% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 391 325 370
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% -2.70%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +51 238 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South East +17 93 £47,500 +21.79% 16
East of England +33 67 £44,500 +11.25% 8
North West +48 41 £28,500 -9.52% 2
West Midlands 0 37 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South West +6 29 £38,750 +10.71% 4
East Midlands +15 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire -7 8 £30,250 -32.77% 2
North East +3 1 £31,250 -6.71%
Senior IT Support
UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 479 (52.75%) Windows
2 371 (40.86%) Microsoft
3 341 (37.56%) Active Directory
4 270 (29.74%) VMware
5 239 (26.32%) Windows Server
6 224 (24.67%) ITIL
6 224 (24.67%) SQL
7 201 (22.14%) Finance
8 190 (20.93%) Cisco
9 176 (19.38%) MS Excel
10 171 (18.83%) Linux
11 169 (18.61%) MS Exchange
12 167 (18.39%) Firewall
12 167 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 152 (16.74%) SQL Server
14 151 (16.63%) MS Office
14 151 (16.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 146 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 140 (15.42%) Citrix
17 139 (15.31%) Windows 7
18 138 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
19 122 (13.44%) WAN
20 114 (12.56%) SLA
20 114 (12.56%) DNS
21 113 (12.44%) Degree
22 111 (12.22%) LAN
23 108 (11.89%) Unix
24 101 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
25 91 (10.02%) Office 365
25 91 (10.02%) Cisco Certification

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 169 (18.61%) MS Exchange
2 86 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (5.51%) IIS
5 42 (4.63%) Tomcat
6 38 (4.19%) SharePoint
7 36 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 26 (2.86%) Apache
9 26 (2.86%) JBoss
10 25 (2.75%) Skype for Business
10 25 (2.75%) WebSphere
11 21 (2.31%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.99%) nginx
14 9 (0.99%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.55%) CMS
16 5 (0.55%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 176 (19.38%) MS Excel
2 151 (16.63%) MS Office
3 15 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.99%) MS Project
5 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.11%) Maya
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
2 8 (0.88%) thinkFolio
3 5 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.33%) Line 500
5 3 (0.33%) MetaTrader
5 3 (0.33%) Sage X3
5 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.33%) SAP MM
5 3 (0.33%) SAP PS
5 3 (0.33%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.22%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.22%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.11%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 91 (10.02%) Office 365
2 20 (2.20%) SaaS
3 18 (1.98%) IaaS
4 17 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.88%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
8 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.11%) Force.com
9 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 167 (18.39%) Firewall
2 122 (13.44%) WAN
3 114 (12.56%) DNS
4 111 (12.22%) LAN
5 91 (10.02%) VPN
6 89 (9.80%) DHCP
7 86 (9.47%) SAN
8 63 (6.94%) TCP/IP
9 43 (4.74%) VoIP
10 39 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
11 34 (3.74%) MPLS
11 34 (3.74%) Wireless
12 28 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (3.08%) VLAN
13 26 (2.86%) Internet
14 24 (2.64%) LDAP
15 21 (2.31%) BGP
15 21 (2.31%) OSPF
16 19 (2.09%) Network Security
17 18 (1.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (16.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.63%) MySQL
3 40 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 23 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.21%) DB2
7 11 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (0.88%) Big Data
9 7 (0.77%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.44%) Informix
11 4 (0.44%) SAP BW
11 4 (0.44%) solidDB
12 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (0.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.44%) JIRA
3 4 (0.44%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.11%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.11%) Grunt
5 1 (0.11%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.11%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.11%) Protractor
5 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 201 (22.14%) Finance
2 65 (7.16%) Banking
3 33 (3.63%) Retail
4 28 (3.08%) Marketing
5 25 (2.75%) Legal
6 22 (2.42%) Back Office
7 20 (2.20%) Advertising
8 18 (1.98%) Front Office
9 16 (1.76%) Telecoms
10 13 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.88%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.88%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.66%) Electronics
12 6 (0.66%) Law
13 5 (0.55%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.44%) Games
15 3 (0.33%) Military
16 2 (0.22%) Billing
16 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (7.27%) .NET
2 34 (3.74%) HTML
3 30 (3.30%) Web Services
4 29 (3.19%) CSS
5 24 (2.64%) ASP.NET
6 22 (2.42%) WCF
7 20 (2.20%) jQuery
8 19 (2.09%) LAMP
9 18 (1.98%) XML
10 16 (1.76%) FIX Protocol
10 16 (1.76%) J2EE
11 13 (1.43%) HTML5
11 13 (1.43%) Middleware
12 10 (1.10%) AngularJS
13 9 (0.99%) Grails
13 9 (0.99%) LEMP Stack
13 9 (0.99%) MCollective
14 8 (0.88%) Ajax
14 8 (0.88%) RESTful
14 8 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 101 (11.12%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (8.37%) Data Centre
3 54 (5.95%) Blackberry
4 43 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.85%) iPhone
6 33 (3.63%) Management Information System
7 28 (3.08%) iPad
8 22 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (2.31%) NHS
10 18 (1.98%) Hedge funds
10 18 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (1.87%) Client/Server
11 17 (1.87%) Clustering
11 17 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (1.65%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.32%) Derivative
14 11 (1.21%) AS400
14 11 (1.21%) Fintech
15 8 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 479 (52.75%) Windows
2 239 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 171 (18.83%) Linux
4 167 (18.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (15.31%) Windows 7
6 138 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 108 (11.89%) Unix
8 87 (9.58%) Windows 8
9 78 (8.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (4.19%) Android
11 27 (2.97%) Windows XP
12 18 (1.98%) Windows 10
13 15 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (1.54%) Solaris
15 9 (0.99%) Mac OS X
16 8 (0.88%) CentOS
16 8 (0.88%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.77%) AIX
17 7 (0.77%) Data ONTAP
17 7 (0.77%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (24.67%) ITIL
2 76 (8.37%) Mentoring
3 71 (7.82%) Service Management
4 59 (6.50%) Project Management
5 47 (5.18%) Incident Management
5 47 (5.18%) Service Delivery
6 45 (4.96%) Problem Management
7 41 (4.52%) Change Management
8 37 (4.07%) High Availability
9 36 (3.96%) Coaching
10 33 (3.63%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (3.30%) Asset Management
11 30 (3.30%) PRINCE2
12 27 (2.97%) Time Management
13 26 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
14 24 (2.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (2.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (2.42%) Wealth Management
16 21 (2.31%) Change Control
16 21 (2.31%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 224 (24.67%) SQL
2 82 (9.03%) Java
3 46 (5.07%) PowerShell
4 42 (4.63%) Perl
5 40 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 35 (3.85%) C#
7 28 (3.08%) Python
8 26 (2.86%) PHP
8 26 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 24 (2.64%) T-SQL
10 22 (2.42%) C
11 19 (2.09%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.21%) PL/SQL
13 9 (0.99%) COBOL
14 7 (0.77%) VBScript
15 6 (0.66%) C++
15 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.55%) ABAP
17 3 (0.33%) C-shell
17 3 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 146 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (12.44%) Degree
3 91 (10.02%) Cisco Certification
4 88 (9.69%) MCSE
5 61 (6.72%) CCNA
6 52 (5.73%) CCNP
7 49 (5.40%) MCSA
8 47 (5.18%) MCITP
9 40 (4.41%) MCP
10 39 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 37 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (2.42%) CCIE
13 15 (1.65%) Security Cleared
14 14 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
15 13 (1.43%) MCDST
16 11 (1.21%) CCSP
17 9 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 9 (0.99%) SC Cleared
18 8 (0.88%) CCSA
18 8 (0.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (12.56%) SLA
2 26 (2.86%) QA
3 8 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) HL7
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 341 (37.56%) Active Directory
2 151 (16.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (9.69%) Hyper-V
4 58 (6.39%) VMware ESXi
5 34 (3.74%) vSphere
6 27 (2.97%) Terminal Services
6 27 (2.97%) VMware ESX
7 25 (2.75%) XenApp
8 13 (1.43%) Squid
9 11 (1.21%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.99%) qmail
11 8 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (0.88%) Xen
12 7 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.55%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.55%) NFS
14 4 (0.44%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.33%) vCloud
15 3 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 63 (6.94%) SCCM
2 24 (2.64%) Puppet
3 20 (2.20%) WSUS
4 18 (1.98%) SCOM
5 16 (1.76%) Backup Exec
6 15 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (1.54%) Nagios
8 13 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (1.10%) Tivoli
10 9 (0.99%) Cacti
10 9 (0.99%) collectd
10 9 (0.99%) Ganglia
10 9 (0.99%) Graphite
10 9 (0.99%) logstash
10 9 (0.99%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.55%) AirWatch
11 5 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.55%) MOM
11 5 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 371 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 270 (29.74%) VMware
3 190 (20.93%) Cisco
4 140 (15.42%) Citrix
5 82 (9.03%) Oracle
6 66 (7.27%) HP
7 55 (6.06%) Dell
7 55 (6.06%) IBM
8 41 (4.52%) Symantec
9 38 (4.19%) CheckPoint
10 33 (3.63%) Juniper
11 25 (2.75%) Bloomberg
11 25 (2.75%) NetApp
12 23 (2.53%) Red Hat
13 19 (2.09%) AppSense
13 19 (2.09%) EMC
13 19 (2.09%) Remedy
14 18 (1.98%) F5
15 17 (1.87%) Reuters
15 17 (1.87%) SAP
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: Up to £36,000 + Good Bens Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: Up to £32,909 (Dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Aerotron
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £63000 per annum + No Travel Requried, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum plus 5% bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits and on-going training
Posted: 2 days ago
King's Lynn, Norfolk
Queen Elizabeth's Hospital - NHS Foundation
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £55000 - £59000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Circa £50k - £70k + Large Company Be
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, United Kingdom
Health & Social Care Information Centre
Salary: £39,632 - £47,559
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago