The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 827 909 909
Rank change year-on-year
+82 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 81 61 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.055% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.057% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 77 56 60
Median salary £32,500 £33,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -6.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -8.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior IT Support in the job title.

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior IT Support within the UK.

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in the UK

Senior IT Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Support over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior IT Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England +90 75 £32,500 -6.18% 6
South East +38 18 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East of England - 13 £30,500 -
West Midlands - 13 £32,500 - 1
London +21 11 £38,000 +1.33% 3
South West +25 9 £28,500 -12.30%
Birmingham - 9 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £31,000 - 1
Leeds - 6 £31,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £31,000 - 1
Haywards Heath +11 5 £45,000 +66.66%
West Sussex -6 5 £45,000 +66.66%
Hertfordshire - 5 £26,500 -
North West +25 4 £27,000 -16.92%
Hampshire +1 4 £42,500 +8.97%
Berkshire - 4 £46,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £40,000 -
Surrey +33 3 £37,500 -
Bristol +17 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Devon +10 3 £28,500 -12.30%
Cornwall - 3 £27,500 -
Manchester - 3 £27,000 -
Truro - 3 £27,500 -
Newton Abbot - 3 £28,500 -
Slough - 3 £50,000 -
Guildford - 3 £37,500 -
Essex - 3 £26,500 -
City of London +55 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Scotland +5 2 £30,000 -

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 featuring Senior IT Support in the job title.

1 121 (78.57%) Windows
2 104 (67.53%) Active Directory
3 98 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 68 (44.16%) Windows Server
5 66 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (42.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 64 (41.56%) VMware
8 58 (37.66%) MS Exchange
9 52 (33.77%) MS Excel
9 52 (33.77%) Firewall
10 47 (30.52%) MS Office
11 46 (29.87%) SQL Server
11 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 43 (27.92%) SAN
12 43 (27.92%) Windows 7
13 42 (27.27%) Hyper-V
14 41 (26.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (25.32%) DNS
16 38 (24.68%) DHCP
16 38 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2010
17 37 (24.03%) Office 365
17 37 (24.03%) Exchange Server 2013
17 37 (24.03%) SLA
18 36 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2007
19 33 (21.43%) Cisco
19 33 (21.43%) Windows 8
20 31 (20.13%) Windows 10
21 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
22 29 (18.83%) VPN
22 29 (18.83%) Linux

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 58 (37.66%) MS Exchange
2 38 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (24.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (12.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 18 (11.69%) IIS
7 16 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (10.39%) SharePoint
8 10 (6.49%) Skype for Business
9 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
10 5 (3.25%) Apache
10 5 (3.25%) JBoss
11 3 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.95%) WordPress
12 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 52 (33.77%) MS Excel
2 47 (30.52%) MS Office
3 3 (1.95%) MS Project
3 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (24.03%) Office 365
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 52 (33.77%) Firewall
2 43 (27.92%) SAN
3 39 (25.32%) DNS
4 38 (24.68%) DHCP
5 30 (19.48%) TCP/IP
6 29 (18.83%) VPN
7 27 (17.53%) Wireless
8 22 (14.29%) NAS
8 22 (14.29%) VLAN
9 16 (10.39%) DMZ
9 16 (10.39%) IMAP
9 16 (10.39%) SMTP
10 14 (9.09%) LAN
11 12 (7.79%) WAN
12 7 (4.55%) VoIP
13 6 (3.90%) Internet
14 4 (2.60%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (1.95%) iSCSI
15 3 (1.95%) MPLS
15 3 (1.95%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.84%) MySQL
4 6 (3.90%) MS Access
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.30%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.95%) Subversion
General
1 16 (10.39%) Finance
2 7 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.90%) Law
4 5 (3.25%) Marketing
5 4 (2.60%) Advertising
5 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.30%) Games
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
6 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.39%) MAPI
2 8 (5.19%) XML
3 6 (3.90%) HTML
4 5 (3.25%) Web Services
5 3 (1.95%) .NET
5 3 (1.95%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (1.95%) CSS
5 3 (1.95%) EDI
5 3 (1.95%) Entity Framework
5 3 (1.95%) LINQ
5 3 (1.95%) WCF
6 2 (1.30%) XML Messaging
6 2 (1.30%) XMPP
7 1 (0.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.34%) Blackberry
3 18 (11.69%) Replication
4 16 (10.39%) iPhone
4 16 (10.39%) PDA
5 11 (7.14%) Driving Licence
6 8 (5.19%) Clustering
7 5 (3.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.95%) Contactless
8 3 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.95%) EMV
8 3 (1.95%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) BYOD
10 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.65%) Handset
10 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.65%) Social Media
10 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 121 (78.57%) Windows
2 68 (44.16%) Windows Server
3 66 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (42.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (27.92%) Windows 7
7 33 (21.43%) Windows 8
8 31 (20.13%) Windows 10
9 29 (18.83%) Linux
10 25 (16.23%) Windows XP
11 21 (13.64%) Android
12 16 (10.39%) Windows Vista
13 7 (4.55%) Unix
14 5 (3.25%) CentOS
15 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
16 3 (1.95%) Mac OS X
17 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X Server
17 2 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.29%) ITIL
2 14 (9.09%) Service Management
3 11 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (6.49%) Data Protection
4 10 (6.49%) Project Management
5 9 (5.84%) Change Management
5 9 (5.84%) Incident Management
5 9 (5.84%) Information Security
5 9 (5.84%) Mentoring
5 9 (5.84%) Problem Management
6 7 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 6 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (3.90%) Migration
7 6 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (3.25%) Line Management
9 4 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (2.60%) Coaching
10 3 (1.95%) MVC
10 3 (1.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.34%) SQL
2 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 7 (4.55%) VBScript
3 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.60%) Java
5 3 (1.95%) C#
5 3 (1.95%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.95%) PHP
5 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (12.99%) MCSE
3 12 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (5.84%) MCSA
5 8 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.90%) Degree
7 5 (3.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (3.25%) MCITP
7 5 (3.25%) MCP
8 4 (2.60%) CCNA
8 4 (2.60%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.30%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.30%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.30%) MCTS
9 2 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.30%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.03%) SLA
System Software
1 104 (67.53%) Active Directory
2 42 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 41 (26.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.39%) NFS
5 13 (8.44%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.79%) vSphere
7 10 (6.49%) VMware ESX
8 8 (5.19%) XenApp
9 7 (4.55%) XenDesktop
10 6 (3.90%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (3.90%) ISA Server
11 4 (2.60%) Terminal Server
11 4 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.95%) vCloud
12 3 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (14.94%) Backup Exec
2 15 (9.74%) SCCM
3 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (2.60%) SCOM
4 3 (1.95%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (1.95%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.95%) WSUS
5 2 (1.30%) Nagios
5 2 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.65%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.65%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 98 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 64 (41.56%) VMware
3 33 (21.43%) Cisco
4 25 (16.23%) Apple
5 22 (14.29%) Veeam
6 21 (13.64%) Citrix
7 16 (10.39%) Draytek
8 10 (6.49%) Oracle
9 8 (5.19%) Sophos
10 6 (3.90%) Dell
10 6 (3.90%) HP
10 6 (3.90%) IBM
10 6 (3.90%) WatchGuard
11 5 (3.25%) Symantec
12 4 (2.60%) Avaya
12 4 (2.60%) EMC
12 4 (2.60%) ION Trading
12 4 (2.60%) SonicWALL
13 3 (1.95%) Mitel
13 3 (1.95%) Tableau
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