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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support
Rank 874 867 914
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 49 75 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.073% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.076% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 51
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 4 May 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 4 May 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
London -14 27 £65,000 +96.96%
South East +18 13 £47,500 +5.55% 2
West Midlands - 7 £35,000 -
North West +21 1 £35,000 +11.11%
South West -2 1 £26,597 -33.50%
Senior Technical Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 39 (46.99%) VMware
2 37 (44.58%) Windows
3 31 (37.35%) Degree
4 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (26.51%) Windows Server
6 21 (25.30%) Linux
7 20 (24.10%) SQL
8 19 (22.89%) Active Directory
9 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
9 18 (21.69%) Firewall
10 16 (19.28%) WebSphere
10 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (19.28%) Finance
10 16 (19.28%) LAN
11 14 (16.87%) IIS
11 14 (16.87%) QA
11 14 (16.87%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Storage
12 13 (15.66%) FIX Protocol
12 13 (15.66%) Derivative
12 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
12 13 (15.66%) Cisco
12 13 (15.66%) Equities
13 12 (14.46%) SAN
13 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
13 12 (14.46%) Tomcat
13 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (13.25%) ITIL
15 10 (12.05%) Apache
15 10 (12.05%) SQL Server

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 16 (19.28%) WebSphere
2 14 (16.87%) IIS
3 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.46%) Tomcat
4 10 (12.05%) Apache
5 9 (10.84%) WebLogic
6 8 (9.64%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.82%) JBoss
9 3 (3.61%) WildFly
10 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Office 365
2 6 (7.23%) IaaS
3 4 (4.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.69%) Firewall
2 16 (19.28%) LAN
3 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.46%) SAN
5 10 (12.05%) WAN
6 8 (9.64%) iSCSI
7 6 (7.23%) NAS
8 5 (6.02%) LDAP
9 3 (3.61%) DNS
9 3 (3.61%) Kerberos
10 2 (2.41%) DHCP
10 2 (2.41%) POP3
10 2 (2.41%) SMTP
10 2 (2.41%) SWIFTNet
11 1 (1.20%) HTTP
11 1 (1.20%) Internet
11 1 (1.20%) Intranet
11 1 (1.20%) OpenVPN
11 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) MySQL
3 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.41%) DB2
5 2 (2.41%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.20%) Big Data
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.20%) Selenium
1 1 (1.20%) SilkTest
1 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.20%) WATIR
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.20%) French Language
3 1 (1.20%) German Language
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) FIX Protocol
2 9 (10.84%) WCF
3 4 (4.82%) J2EE
3 4 (4.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (3.61%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) SAML
5 2 (2.41%) Ajax
5 2 (2.41%) CSS
5 2 (2.41%) Middleware
5 2 (2.41%) XHTML
6 1 (1.20%) .NET
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.20%) jQuery
6 1 (1.20%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Derivative
1 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Storage
1 13 (15.66%) Equities
2 8 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.43%) Tandem
4 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.61%) NHS
6 2 (2.41%) PKI
6 2 (2.41%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.20%) Statistics
7 1 (1.20%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Windows
2 22 (26.51%) Windows Server
3 21 (25.30%) Linux
4 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.64%) Unix
7 8 (9.64%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) ITIL
2 9 (10.84%) Case Management
3 8 (9.64%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.43%) Process Improvement
5 4 (4.82%) Project Management
6 3 (3.61%) ITSM
6 3 (3.61%) Performance Testing
6 3 (3.61%) Service Management
7 2 (2.41%) Cash Management
7 2 (2.41%) DevOps
7 2 (2.41%) Escalation Management
7 2 (2.41%) Fraud Detection
7 2 (2.41%) Identity Management
7 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.20%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.20%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.20%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.20%) Web Analytics
8 1 (1.20%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.23%) Java
5 5 (6.02%) C++
6 4 (4.82%) C
7 3 (3.61%) Perl
8 2 (2.41%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) C#
9 1 (1.20%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 7 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.02%) CCA
3 5 (6.02%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (6.02%) VCAP
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.61%) MCSE
6 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.20%) MCITP
7 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
System Software
1 28 (33.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (22.89%) Active Directory
3 14 (16.87%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (10.84%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.64%) NFS
6 6 (7.23%) Terminal Services
6 6 (7.23%) vSphere
7 5 (6.02%) XenServer
8 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (46.99%) VMware
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.66%) Cisco
4 9 (10.84%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (9.64%) IBM
5 8 (9.64%) Oracle
6 7 (8.43%) Genesys
7 6 (7.23%) Citrix
7 6 (7.23%) Dell
7 6 (7.23%) HP
8 2 (2.41%) Sun
9 1 (1.20%) Juniper
9 1 (1.20%) Mitel
9 1 (1.20%) Remedy
9 1 (1.20%) Sophos
9 1 (1.20%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) Telerik
9 1 (1.20%) WatchGuard
Bracknell, Berkshire
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary to be discussed directly
Posted: 3 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Up to £37k and car
Posted: 6 days ago