The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior IT Support
Rank 226 217 216
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.085% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.038% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5596 5305 5357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.25% 96.56% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4711 4670 4644
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Senior IT Support
England

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 - -
Somerset - 1 £34,000 -
Senior IT Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) Bcfg2
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Bcfg2
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Trapeze
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat