The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support
Rank 846 808 833
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 56 48 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.046% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.049% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 56
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,050
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Technical Support
UK

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
London -33 29 £50,000 +33.33% 3
South East -12 17 £47,500 +4.39% 6
East of England -11 7 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Yorkshire -36 2 £33,500 +3.07%
West Midlands +5 1 £37,500 - 2
Senior Technical Support
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Senior Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 59 (65.56%) Windows
2 47 (52.22%) SQL
3 45 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 42 (46.67%) Linux
5 41 (45.56%) Microsoft
6 37 (41.11%) VMware
7 34 (37.78%) Finance
7 34 (37.78%) Oracle
8 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (28.89%) MS Office
10 26 (28.89%) SharePoint
11 23 (25.56%) UNIX
11 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (24.44%) IIS
12 22 (24.44%) DNS
13 21 (23.33%) Citrix
13 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (23.33%) Hyper-V
14 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 19 (21.11%) DHCP
15 19 (21.11%) MCSE
15 19 (21.11%) Active Directory
16 18 (20.00%) MCITP
17 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
17 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2012
18 16 (17.78%) Java
18 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (28.89%) SharePoint
2 22 (24.44%) IIS
3 20 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
5 13 (14.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (10.00%) MQSeries
7 4 (4.44%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.44%) Apache
8 3 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.33%) Lync
9 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.11%) GroupWise
10 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (28.89%) MS Office
2 12 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (16.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.44%) DNS
2 19 (21.11%) DHCP
3 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 14 (15.56%) Firewall
5 11 (12.22%) WAN
6 9 (10.00%) LAN
7 8 (8.89%) VPN
7 8 (8.89%) SAN
8 7 (7.78%) LDAP
9 6 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.56%) Internet
11 4 (4.44%) SSL
12 3 (3.33%) NetScreen
12 3 (3.33%) MPLS
12 3 (3.33%) Wireless
12 3 (3.33%) VoIP
13 2 (2.22%) Network Security
13 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
14 1 (1.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (12.22%) Relational Database
7 9 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
8 8 (8.89%) MySQL
9 5 (5.56%) Big Data
10 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.44%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
10 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
10 4 (4.44%) OLAP
11 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (1.11%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.11%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.11%) NetBeans
General
1 34 (37.78%) Finance
2 15 (16.67%) Banking
3 9 (10.00%) Marketing
4 8 (8.89%) International Banking
5 5 (5.56%) Front Office
6 4 (4.44%) Advertising
7 3 (3.33%) Back Office
8 2 (2.22%) Retail
9 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.11%) JMS
1 10 (11.11%) XML
2 9 (10.00%) Web Services
3 6 (6.67%) J2EE
4 4 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.22%) Ajax
6 2 (2.22%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.22%) XHTML
6 2 (2.22%) CSS
7 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.11%) .NET
7 1 (1.11%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.11%) Java SE
7 1 (1.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (5.56%) Open Source
4 2 (2.22%) Replication
4 2 (2.22%) Derivative
4 2 (2.22%) CMDB
4 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.11%) iSeries
5 1 (1.11%) Wiki
5 1 (1.11%) Informatics
5 1 (1.11%) Life Science
5 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (65.56%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) Linux
3 29 (32.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (25.56%) UNIX
4 23 (25.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) Solaris
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.33%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) Fedora
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.67%) ERP
2 13 (14.44%) ITIL
3 9 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 9 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (7.78%) ETL
4 7 (7.78%) Risk Management
5 6 (6.67%) Time Management
5 6 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.67%) Analytics
6 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.44%) CRM
7 4 (4.44%) Business Analytics
8 3 (3.33%) Software Deployment
9 2 (2.22%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.22%) OO
9 2 (2.22%) ITSM
9 2 (2.22%) Service Management
9 2 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (52.22%) SQL
2 16 (17.78%) Java
3 13 (14.44%) Python
4 9 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.89%) C#
6 5 (5.56%) VBScript
7 3 (3.33%) VB
7 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.22%) Perl
8 2 (2.22%) C
9 1 (1.11%) PHP
9 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (21.11%) MCSE
3 18 (20.00%) MCITP
4 15 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.22%) MCP
7 1 (1.11%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.11%) MCSA
7 1 (1.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 19 (21.11%) Active Directory
4 9 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.44%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.33%) UAG
6 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.22%) Postfix
7 2 (2.22%) vSphere
8 1 (1.11%) XenApp
8 1 (1.11%) XenServer
8 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 3 (3.33%) Control-M
3 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.22%) WSUS
3 2 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.11%) Legato
4 1 (1.11%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (45.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (41.11%) VMware
3 34 (37.78%) Oracle
4 21 (23.33%) Citrix
5 15 (16.67%) Infor
5 15 (16.67%) SAP
5 15 (16.67%) Sun
6 14 (15.56%) Cisco
7 9 (10.00%) JBoss
8 7 (7.78%) HP
9 6 (6.67%) Dell
10 5 (5.56%) EMC
10 5 (5.56%) NetApp
10 5 (5.56%) Juniper
11 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.33%) IBM
11 3 (3.33%) Symantec
12 2 (2.22%) BT
12 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.22%) F5
West Midlands
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
networx
Salary: £35,704 to £37,586 with further progression based on merit
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ace European Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,999 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Greythorn
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49,000 - £75,000 - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
EVAK Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Entegraty
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago