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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 227 247 249
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.017% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.018% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £40,000 £29,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.45% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
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
4980 5637 6405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.21% 96.84% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4196 4779 5348
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,648 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Support across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Senior IT Support Salary Histogram 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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Devon - 5 £41,500 -
Bristol +17 2 £40,000 +34.45%
Somerset - 2 £27,042 -
Senior IT Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 9 (56.25%) MS Office
3 9 (56.25%) Driving Licence
4 8 (50.00%) Wireless
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
7 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Android
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (31.25%) Presales
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
7 5 (31.25%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
8 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Project Management
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) VPN
8 4 (25.00%) Apple

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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Wireless
2 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) NAS
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Law
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Driving Licence
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (31.25%) Presales
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) DBS Check
2 3 (18.75%) MCSA
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (6.25%) MCTS
4 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 3 (18.75%) NEC
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Sage