The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 358 370 365
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 90 97 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.48% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 76 81 63
Average salary £47,500 £37,750 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.82% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £28,300 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -4.05%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in the South East

Senior IT Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Senior IT Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior IT Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 45 £50,000 +38.88% 4
Hampshire -1 21 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Surrey +5 9 £42,500 +3.65%
Kent - 7 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £45,500 - 2
West Sussex -1 3 £41,000 +13.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 2 - -
Senior IT Support
England

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 111 (64.16%) Windows
2 85 (49.13%) Active Directory
3 84 (48.55%) VMware
4 80 (46.24%) Microsoft
5 72 (41.62%) MS Excel
6 67 (38.73%) Windows Server
7 62 (35.84%) MS Exchange
8 60 (34.68%) Firewall
9 50 (28.90%) ITIL
10 48 (27.75%) WAN
11 46 (26.59%) Linux
12 43 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 42 (24.28%) Cisco
14 41 (23.70%) LAN
14 41 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
15 39 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 39 (22.54%) SQL
16 36 (20.81%) Exchange Server 2013
16 36 (20.81%) Data Centre
16 36 (20.81%) SQL Server
17 33 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (17.34%) Cisco Certification
19 29 (16.76%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (16.76%) DNS
20 28 (16.18%) Unix
21 25 (14.45%) MCSE
21 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2003
22 24 (13.87%) VMware ESXi
23 22 (12.72%) Project Management
24 21 (12.14%) MySQL

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 62 (35.84%) MS Exchange
2 43 (24.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (20.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (9.83%) IIS
4 17 (9.83%) WebLogic
5 14 (8.09%) JBoss
6 13 (7.51%) Tomcat
7 12 (6.94%) WebSphere
8 11 (6.36%) Apache
9 10 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (5.20%) nginx
10 9 (5.20%) OpenStack
10 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.89%) Skype for Business
12 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (2.31%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.73%) WildFly
14 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 72 (41.62%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.56%) MS Office
3 4 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) SAP HCM
1 3 (1.73%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.16%) SAP HR-PA
2 2 (1.16%) SAP HR-PD
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.51%) Office 365
2 10 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (34.68%) Firewall
2 48 (27.75%) WAN
3 41 (23.70%) LAN
4 29 (16.76%) DNS
5 18 (10.40%) DHCP
6 16 (9.25%) SAN
7 14 (8.09%) LDAP
8 13 (7.51%) SSL
8 13 (7.51%) VPN
9 12 (6.94%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (6.36%) SMTP
10 11 (6.36%) Wireless
11 10 (5.78%) HTTP
12 9 (5.20%) BGP
12 9 (5.20%) MPLS
12 9 (5.20%) OSPF
13 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
14 7 (4.05%) BIG-IP
14 7 (4.05%) VoIP
14 7 (4.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) MySQL
3 9 (5.20%) DB2
4 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.31%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.58%) Grunt
4 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.58%) Protractor
4 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (11.56%) Finance
2 3 (1.73%) Military
3 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.58%) Advertising
4 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.58%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.94%) .NET
2 11 (6.36%) Web Services
3 10 (5.78%) LAMP
4 9 (5.20%) LEMP Stack
4 9 (5.20%) MCollective
5 8 (4.62%) J2EE
6 6 (3.47%) CSS
6 6 (3.47%) HTML
7 4 (2.31%) Spring
7 4 (2.31%) Spring Integration
8 3 (1.73%) SAML
9 2 (1.16%) Ajax
9 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.16%) XHTML
9 2 (1.16%) XML
10 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.58%) HTML5
10 1 (0.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.81%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Licensing
5 7 (4.05%) Clustering
6 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.89%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.73%) Economics
9 3 (1.73%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.73%) NHS
9 3 (1.73%) Physics
10 2 (1.16%) CMDB
10 2 (1.16%) Derivative
10 2 (1.16%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.16%) Replication
10 2 (1.16%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.58%) Fintech
11 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 111 (64.16%) Windows
2 67 (38.73%) Windows Server
3 46 (26.59%) Linux
4 41 (23.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (16.18%) Unix
7 25 (14.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.78%) Windows 7
9 7 (4.05%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.31%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.73%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.16%) AIX
12 2 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
13 1 (0.58%) Debian
13 1 (0.58%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (28.90%) ITIL
2 22 (12.72%) Project Management
3 16 (9.25%) Mentoring
4 15 (8.67%) Asset Management
5 14 (8.09%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.51%) Incident Management
6 13 (7.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (6.94%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.94%) Service Management
8 11 (6.36%) Coaching
9 10 (5.78%) ERP
10 9 (5.20%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (5.20%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.20%) High Availability
11 8 (4.62%) Risk Analysis
11 8 (4.62%) Software Licensing
11 8 (4.62%) Time Management
12 7 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.54%) SQL
2 18 (10.40%) Java
3 15 (8.67%) Perl
4 14 (8.09%) Python
5 10 (5.78%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.20%) C#
7 7 (4.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.31%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.73%) C
9 3 (1.73%) C++
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.58%) Ruby
10 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.58%) VB
10 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.34%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (16.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (14.45%) MCSE
4 20 (11.56%) CCNP
4 20 (11.56%) MCITP
5 17 (9.83%) Degree
6 16 (9.25%) MCSA
7 14 (8.09%) CCNA
8 13 (7.51%) MCP
9 10 (5.78%) CCIE
10 7 (4.05%) CCIP
10 7 (4.05%) CCSP
11 6 (3.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.89%) CCSA
13 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.16%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.58%) CCSE
14 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 85 (49.13%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (13.87%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (12.14%) VMware ESX
5 11 (6.36%) vSphere
6 10 (5.78%) Hyper-V
7 9 (5.20%) qmail
7 9 (5.20%) Squid
8 4 (2.31%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.31%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (1.16%) vCloud
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (7.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (5.78%) Puppet
3 9 (5.20%) Cacti
3 9 (5.20%) collectd
3 9 (5.20%) Ganglia
3 9 (5.20%) Graphite
3 9 (5.20%) logstash
3 9 (5.20%) Nagios
3 9 (5.20%) ZABBIX
4 8 (4.62%) SCCM
4 8 (4.62%) WSUS
5 5 (2.89%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.31%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.73%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (1.16%) SCOM
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 84 (48.55%) VMware
2 80 (46.24%) Microsoft
3 42 (24.28%) Cisco
4 18 (10.40%) CheckPoint
5 17 (9.83%) Symantec
6 11 (6.36%) F5
6 11 (6.36%) Oracle
7 10 (5.78%) HP
7 10 (5.78%) Juniper
8 9 (5.20%) Dell
8 9 (5.20%) Splunk
9 7 (4.05%) NetScout
10 6 (3.47%) Citrix
10 6 (3.47%) IBM
11 5 (2.89%) IFS
11 5 (2.89%) NetApp
11 5 (2.89%) Sage
12 4 (2.31%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.31%) Veritas
12 4 (2.31%) WatchGuard
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 21 days ago