The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank - 252 236
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.027% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,010
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -
Senior IT Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6289 7071 6638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.59% 94.87% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5220 5737 5708
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in the North West

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
Warrington
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago