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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 869 861 938
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 57 97 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.091% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.094% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 47 84 53
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%

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
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 May 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 May 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 -2 55 £30,000 -11.76% 8
East of England +44 17 £26,500 -25.87% 2
Hertfordshire +27 12 £26,500 -37.64%
London -20 12 £35,000 -6.66%
Essex - 12 £26,500 -
South East +1 10 £41,000 +36.66% 1
West Midlands -15 9 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Bedfordshire +9 3 - -
Luton +7 3 - -
Birmingham -2 3 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Staffordshire -2 3 £30,000 -13.66%
Lichfield -3 3 £30,000 -11.76%
Kent -5 3 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 - 2
North West +15 2 £27,000 -13.60% 1
Hampshire +12 2 £38,750 -44.64%
South West +9 2 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Manchester +8 2 £27,000 - 1
Surrey +3 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Uxbridge - 2 £26,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £31,500 -
Lincoln - 2 £35,000 -
Camberley - 2 £40,000 -
Warwick - 2 £37,500 -
West Malling - 2 £42,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £31,500 -
Berkshire +13 1 £42,000 +16.66%
Haywards Heath -5 1 £45,000 +76.47%

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 127 (86.39%) Windows
2 104 (70.75%) Microsoft
3 103 (70.07%) Active Directory
4 81 (55.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (53.06%) Windows Server
6 75 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (50.34%) VMware
8 59 (40.14%) MS Exchange
8 59 (40.14%) Cisco
8 59 (40.14%) MS Excel
9 51 (34.69%) Firewall
10 50 (34.01%) SAN
11 47 (31.97%) Exchange Server 2013
12 46 (31.29%) Windows 7
12 46 (31.29%) MS Office
13 43 (29.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 43 (29.25%) Exchange Server 2010
14 42 (28.57%) DNS
15 40 (27.21%) LAN
15 40 (27.21%) DHCP
15 40 (27.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 40 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (26.53%) WAN
17 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
18 37 (25.17%) SLA
19 36 (24.49%) Hyper-V
20 33 (22.45%) Windows 8
20 33 (22.45%) TCP/IP
20 33 (22.45%) MCSE
21 31 (21.09%) 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 59 (40.14%) MS Exchange
2 47 (31.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (29.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (12.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 19 (12.93%) IIS
6 17 (11.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (10.20%) SharePoint
8 9 (6.12%) Skype for Business
9 7 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (4.08%) Tomcat
11 5 (3.40%) Apache
11 5 (3.40%) JBoss
12 3 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (1.36%) WordPress
14 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 59 (40.14%) MS Excel
2 46 (31.29%) MS Office
3 7 (4.76%) MS Project
4 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.09%) Office 365
2 6 (4.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (34.69%) Firewall
2 50 (34.01%) SAN
3 42 (28.57%) DNS
4 40 (27.21%) DHCP
4 40 (27.21%) LAN
5 39 (26.53%) WAN
6 33 (22.45%) TCP/IP
7 29 (19.73%) VPN
8 22 (14.97%) Wireless
9 20 (13.61%) VLAN
10 17 (11.56%) NAS
11 16 (10.88%) DMZ
11 16 (10.88%) IMAP
11 16 (10.88%) SMTP
12 10 (6.80%) VoIP
13 8 (5.44%) MPLS
14 3 (2.04%) Structured Cabling
15 2 (1.36%) Intranet
15 2 (1.36%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (1.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.76%) MySQL
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.04%) MS Access
5 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (12.24%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Advertising
3 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.36%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Local Government
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.88%) MAPI
2 5 (3.40%) XML
3 4 (2.72%) XML Messaging
4 3 (2.04%) EDI
4 3 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) jQuery
5 1 (0.68%) LAMP
5 1 (0.68%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (12.24%) Blackberry
3 17 (11.56%) Replication
4 16 (10.88%) iPhone
4 16 (10.88%) PDA
5 6 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.40%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.72%) Clustering
8 3 (2.04%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.36%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.68%) Informatics
10 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
10 1 (0.68%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 127 (86.39%) Windows
2 81 (55.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 78 (53.06%) Windows Server
4 75 (51.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (31.29%) Windows 7
6 43 (29.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (22.45%) Windows 8
8 31 (21.09%) Linux
8 31 (21.09%) Windows 10
9 21 (14.29%) Android
10 20 (13.61%) Windows XP
11 19 (12.93%) Windows Vista
12 6 (4.08%) Unix
13 5 (3.40%) Mac OS X
14 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.68%) SUSE
16 1 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.37%) ITIL
2 18 (12.24%) Service Management
3 16 (10.88%) Project Management
4 14 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (6.12%) Information Security
6 8 (5.44%) Change Management
6 8 (5.44%) Problem Management
6 8 (5.44%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.76%) Data Protection
7 7 (4.76%) Migration
8 6 (4.08%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.08%) Line Management
9 5 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.40%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.40%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (3.40%) Network Management
9 5 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.72%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.72%) People Management
10 4 (2.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.56%) SQL
2 5 (3.40%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.04%) Java
3 3 (2.04%) PHP
4 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (27.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (22.45%) MCSE
3 20 (13.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (12.24%) MCITP
5 17 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (8.84%) MCSA
7 12 (8.16%) CCNA
8 8 (5.44%) Degree
9 5 (3.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (2.04%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.36%) CCNP
11 2 (1.36%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (25.17%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (70.07%) Active Directory
2 40 (27.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (24.49%) Hyper-V
4 22 (14.97%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (11.56%) NFS
6 11 (7.48%) XenApp
7 10 (6.80%) vSphere
8 8 (5.44%) XenDesktop
9 7 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (4.76%) ISA Server
9 7 (4.76%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.72%) Terminal Server
10 4 (2.72%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (2.04%) vCloud
12 2 (1.36%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.68%) Samba
13 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (16.33%) Backup Exec
2 12 (8.16%) SCCM
3 5 (3.40%) SCOM
4 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (2.04%) WSUS
6 2 (1.36%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.68%) Nagios
7 1 (0.68%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.68%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 104 (70.75%) Microsoft
2 74 (50.34%) VMware
3 59 (40.14%) Cisco
4 20 (13.61%) Apple
4 20 (13.61%) Veeam
5 16 (10.88%) Draytek
6 13 (8.84%) Citrix
7 11 (7.48%) Dell
8 10 (6.80%) Oracle
9 9 (6.12%) EMC
9 9 (6.12%) IBM
10 7 (4.76%) WatchGuard
11 6 (4.08%) HP
11 6 (4.08%) Sophos
12 5 (3.40%) NetApp
13 4 (2.72%) ION Trading
13 4 (2.72%) SonicWALL
14 3 (2.04%) Avaya
15 2 (1.36%) Intel Security
15 2 (1.36%) Veritas
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