The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Senior IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior IT Support
England / South West
Rank 232 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.059% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median salary £28,500 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -7.04%

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
4949 5583 5819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.51% 97.03% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4109 4627 4914
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Senior IT Support in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Support within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -7 1 £21,583 -1.89%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £30,500 -3.17%
Bristol - 1 £28,500 -
Senior IT Support
England

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Senior IT Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Senior IT Support in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (45.45%) Android
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Apple
5 4 (36.36%) Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
5 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Presales
7 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
7 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Android
2 5 (45.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Mac OS
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Apple
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco