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 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
UK
Rank 820 866 904
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 43 87 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.086% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.089% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 36 81 55
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £48,000
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 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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017 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 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
England +43 39 £35,000 -6.71% 7
South East +46 19 £35,000 -17.64% 3
London +40 11 £37,500 -21.05%
Buckinghamshire - 9 £35,000 - 2
Oxfordshire +19 6 £32,500 -21.21%
High Wycombe - 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands +31 4 £27,250 -16.15% 2
South West +19 3 £28,500 -9.52%
Marlow - 3 £32,500 - 1
City of London +26 2 £36,625 -32.79%
Hampshire +21 2 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Abingdon +11 2 £35,000 -5.40%
Wales - 2 £31,250 - 1
Surrey +44 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Reading +32 1 - -
Yorkshire +29 1 £37,500 +27.11%
Berkshire +19 1 - -
Birmingham +15 1 £25,000 -23.07%
Cheltenham +8 1 £30,500 -3.17%
East of England -2 1 - -
Somerset -7 1 £21,583 -1.89%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £30,500 -3.17%
South Wales - 1 £34,500 -
West Wales - 1 £28,000 -
Solihull - 1 £26,000 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £28,500 -
Swansea - 1 £28,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £35,000 -

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 featuring Senior IT Support in the job title.

1 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 75 (72.12%) Active Directory
3 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
4 47 (45.19%) Office 365
5 42 (40.38%) Windows Server
6 41 (39.42%) VMware
7 38 (36.54%) Hyper-V
8 33 (31.73%) ITIL
8 33 (31.73%) MS Exchange
9 28 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (23.08%) MS Office
12 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
12 21 (20.19%) Finance
13 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
14 16 (15.38%) Windows 7
14 16 (15.38%) TCP/IP
14 16 (15.38%) Windows 10
15 15 (14.42%) Linux
16 14 (13.46%) DNS
16 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (13.46%) Apple
16 14 (13.46%) Firewall
16 14 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (12.50%) Web Services
18 12 (11.54%) MCSE
18 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
18 12 (11.54%) SQL
18 12 (11.54%) Citrix

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 33 (31.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.62%) IIS
4 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.88%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.92%) Apache
8 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (23.08%) MS Office
2 21 (20.19%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.85%) MS Project
4 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 47 (45.19%) Office 365
2 14 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (7.69%) G Suite
5 7 (6.73%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (3.85%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 14 (13.46%) DNS
2 14 (13.46%) Firewall
3 10 (9.62%) SAN
3 10 (9.62%) VPN
4 8 (7.69%) DHCP
4 8 (7.69%) VoIP
5 7 (6.73%) VLAN
6 6 (5.77%) LAN
6 6 (5.77%) Wireless
7 5 (4.81%) Telnet
8 4 (3.85%) BIG-IP
8 4 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (3.85%) Internet
8 4 (3.85%) MPLS
8 4 (3.85%) NAS
8 4 (3.85%) PuTTY
8 4 (3.85%) WAN
9 3 (2.88%) Broadband
10 2 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.96%) IDMS
5 1 (0.96%) MySQL
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) JIRA
1 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Retail
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Front Office
5 1 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (6.73%) .NET
3 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.88%) HTML
5 1 (0.96%) CSS
5 1 (0.96%) XML
5 1 (0.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.81%) Clustering
2 5 (4.81%) iPad
3 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.88%) EPoS
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) NHS
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 42 (40.38%) Windows Server
3 25 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (24.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 16 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 15 (14.42%) Linux
6 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
6 9 (8.65%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.69%) Android
7 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.85%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.88%) Unix
10 1 (0.96%) CentOS
10 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) ITIL
2 11 (10.58%) Migration
2 11 (10.58%) Project Management
2 11 (10.58%) Service Management
3 9 (8.65%) Investment Management
3 9 (8.65%) Mentoring
4 8 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.77%) Asset Management
5 6 (5.77%) CRM
6 5 (4.81%) Change Management
6 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.81%) IT Audit
6 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.88%) Change Control
8 3 (2.88%) DevOps
8 3 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.88%) Fault Analysis
8 3 (2.88%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.54%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.81%) C#
4 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.88%) C
6 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (0.96%) ABAP
7 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.54%) Degree
2 12 (11.54%) MCSE
3 6 (5.77%) MCP
3 6 (5.77%) MCSA
3 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) MCITP
4 4 (3.85%) MCTS
5 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (72.12%) Active Directory
2 38 (36.54%) Hyper-V
3 28 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.73%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.77%) vSphere
6 5 (4.81%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.88%) XenApp
9 2 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.81%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.92%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 41 (39.42%) VMware
3 14 (13.46%) Apple
4 12 (11.54%) Citrix
5 10 (9.62%) HP
6 9 (8.65%) Adobe
7 8 (7.69%) Google
8 7 (6.73%) Cisco
9 6 (5.77%) Dell
10 5 (4.81%) Meraki
11 4 (3.85%) Altiris
11 4 (3.85%) F5
11 4 (3.85%) NetApp
12 3 (2.88%) EqualLogic
12 3 (2.88%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.88%) Remedy
13 1 (0.96%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
13 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.96%) Veeam
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
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Salary: £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Fleet
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