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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Support
Rank 416 433 439
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 17 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.095% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.10% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 10
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £44,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £58,000 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.84%
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
19762 21949 21224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.29% 94.87% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16006 17824 17567
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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
Kent - 6 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Surrey +18 2 £56,500 +7.61% 1
Berkshire -8 1 £35,000 -36.36% 1
West Sussex - 1 £46,000 -
Senior Technical Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
4 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
5 13 (43.33%) Oracle
5 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
6 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 11 (36.67%) Citrix
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
7 11 (36.67%) Clustering
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (36.67%) DV Cleared
7 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
7 11 (36.67%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (33.33%) Lumension
8 10 (33.33%) MS Project Server
8 10 (33.33%) Windows Vista
8 10 (33.33%) Fujitsu
8 10 (33.33%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) Retail
8 10 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 10 (33.33%) Borland
8 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
8 10 (33.33%) MS Office
9 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 8 (26.67%) DNS
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (33.33%) MS Project Server
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (26.67%) DNS
3 7 (23.33%) DHCP
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) ICMP
6 1 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 13 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) J2EE
1 1 (3.33%) SOAP
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) BCP
2 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.33%) Product Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (20.00%) VBScript
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) DV Cleared
1 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 3 (10.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCNA
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) RHCE
4 1 (3.33%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (36.67%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (23.33%) vSphere
4 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (23.33%) WSUS
2 7 (23.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (3.33%) SCOM
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Oracle
4 11 (36.67%) Citrix
5 10 (33.33%) Lumension
5 10 (33.33%) Fujitsu
5 10 (33.33%) Borland
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) Symantec
8 3 (10.00%) Huawei
9 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.33%) NetApp
10 1 (3.33%) Veritas
10 1 (3.33%) HP
10 1 (3.33%) EMC
10 1 (3.33%) IBM
10 1 (3.33%) Veeam
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