The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support
Rank 420 431 415
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 19 2 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.009% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.010% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 28
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-31.00% +17.64%
Senior Technical 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
20745 20387 21229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 94.92% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16439 16811 18207
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Senior Technical Support Salary Trend in the South East

Senior Technical Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Senior Technical Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Senior Technical 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 Technical Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
(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 +11 7 £55,000 +10.00%
East Sussex - 5 £38,000 - 1
Middlesex - 4 - -
Surrey - 3 £42,500 - 2
Senior Technical Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) Oracle
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) SAN
3 12 (31.58%) iSCSI
4 11 (28.95%) XML
5 9 (23.68%) Web Services
5 9 (23.68%) UNIX
5 9 (23.68%) MySQL
5 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
5 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (21.05%) Citrix
6 8 (21.05%) SLA
6 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
7 7 (18.42%) ETL
7 7 (18.42%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (18.42%) OLAP
7 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.42%) Firewall
7 7 (18.42%) VMware
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (18.42%) VLAN
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (18.42%) Open Source
7 7 (18.42%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) SAN
1 12 (31.58%) iSCSI
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) VLAN
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
3 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) SMTP
4 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
4 4 (10.53%) Internet
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) WAN
6 2 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (5.26%) ADSL
6 2 (5.26%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) PBX
7 1 (2.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) MySQL
3 7 (18.42%) OLAP
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle OLAP
3 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.42%) Big Data
4 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (18.42%) Spanish Language
2 5 (13.16%) Back Office
3 4 (10.53%) Front Office
4 2 (5.26%) French Language
4 2 (5.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) XML
2 9 (23.68%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (5.26%) CSS
4 2 (5.26%) XHTML
4 2 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.26%) CMDB
6 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.63%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) UNIX
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ETL
1 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Business Analytics
1 7 (18.42%) Analytics
2 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Service Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (5.26%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) ITSM
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) XenApp
2 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.53%) IMail Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (13.16%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Citrix
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) SonicWALL
4 5 (13.16%) Symantec
4 5 (13.16%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
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