The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank - 74 91
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.14% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -4.05%
Senior IT Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
684 707 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.93% 99.16% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 595 559 687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Senior IT Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) SAN

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (33.33%) VMware