The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Senior Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support
Rank 878 924 903
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 27 19 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.019% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.019% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 53
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £33,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +21.87%
Senior Technical 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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Senior Technical Support in the job title.

Senior Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support across the England region.

Senior Technical Support Salary Trend in England

Senior Technical Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Senior Technical Support Salary Histogram in England

Senior Technical Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 9 £46,250 -6.09%
London +62 6 £57,500 +43.75% 1
South West - 4 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £23,500 -
North West +17 2 £33,000 +20.00%
East of England +27 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Technical Support
UK

Senior Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Senior Technical Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Senior Technical Support in the job title.

1 32 (43.24%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Degree
3 27 (36.49%) VMware
4 26 (35.14%) Linux
5 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
6 21 (28.38%) SQL
7 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
9 16 (21.62%) Finance
10 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
11 13 (17.57%) WebLogic
11 13 (17.57%) Firewall
11 13 (17.57%) FIX Protocol
11 13 (17.57%) Derivative
11 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
12 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
13 11 (14.86%) Equities
13 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
14 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (13.51%) QA
14 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Storage
14 10 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (13.51%) IIS
14 10 (13.51%) Oracle
14 10 (13.51%) ITIL
15 9 (12.16%) Apache
15 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
15 9 (12.16%) LAN
15 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (12.16%) Windows 7

Senior Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.57%) WebLogic
1 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
2 10 (13.51%) IIS
3 9 (12.16%) Apache
3 9 (12.16%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
5 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.41%) JBoss
7 4 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.35%) GitHub
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) Firewall
2 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.16%) LAN
4 8 (10.81%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.41%) SAN
5 4 (5.41%) VoIP
5 4 (5.41%) WebEx
6 3 (4.05%) DNS
6 3 (4.05%) LDAP
6 3 (4.05%) NAS
6 3 (4.05%) VLAN
6 3 (4.05%) VPN
6 3 (4.05%) WAN
7 2 (2.70%) DHCP
8 1 (1.35%) FTP
8 1 (1.35%) HTTP
8 1 (1.35%) Internet
8 1 (1.35%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.35%) Selenium
1 1 (1.35%) SilkTest
1 1 (1.35%) WATIR
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.70%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) Murex MxML
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) CSS3
3 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Derivative
2 11 (14.86%) Equities
3 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.11%) Tandem
6 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (5.41%) Replication
8 3 (4.05%) PKI
9 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.35%) Clustering
10 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.35%) EFT
10 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.35%) Statistics
10 1 (1.35%) SWIFT
10 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.24%) Windows
2 26 (35.14%) Linux
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.16%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.46%) Windows 10
7 6 (8.11%) Unix
8 4 (5.41%) SUSE
9 3 (4.05%) Solaris
10 1 (1.35%) CentOS
10 1 (1.35%) Debian
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) ITIL
2 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.81%) Case Management
4 7 (9.46%) Process Improvement
5 6 (8.11%) Identity Management
6 5 (6.76%) Time Management
7 4 (5.41%) Coaching
7 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (5.41%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (5.41%) Information Security
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.41%) Product Management
8 3 (4.05%) Escalation Management
9 2 (2.70%) Change Control
9 2 (2.70%) Change Management
9 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.70%) Fraud Detection
9 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) C++
4 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) Python
4 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) RHCE
2 4 (5.41%) RHCSA
3 3 (4.05%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (4.05%) MCP
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
3 3 (4.05%) MCSE
4 2 (2.70%) CCA
4 2 (2.70%) VCAP
4 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
3 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.81%) NFS
5 6 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.41%) vSphere
7 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.70%) XenServer
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) SCCM
2 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.70%) Control-M
3 2 (2.70%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.35%) Puppet
4 1 (1.35%) SCOM
4 1 (1.35%) SCSM
4 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) VMware
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 10 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco
5 6 (8.11%) Genesys
6 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.05%) Citrix
7 3 (4.05%) Kaspersky
7 3 (4.05%) Sophos
7 3 (4.05%) Symantec
7 3 (4.05%) Veeam
8 2 (2.70%) Murex
8 2 (2.70%) Sun
8 2 (2.70%) Sybase
9 1 (1.35%) Apple
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) IBM
9 1 (1.35%) Mitel
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago