The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 252 241 237
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.053% 0.048% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.050% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-22.05% +4.61%
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 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 6027 5644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.76% 97.41% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4590 4942 4723
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,648
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in the South West

Senior IT Support
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £31,500 -
Senior IT Support
England

Senior IT Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 7 (87.50%) Advertising
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Skype

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 7 (87.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
Old Street, London
Gorkana
Salary: £35k - £45k
Posted: 10 days ago