The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior IT Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior IT Support
Rank 850 886 861
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 52 52 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.044% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.047% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 48 41 20
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £35,500 £34,010
% change year-on-year
-18.30% +4.38%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior IT Support in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior IT Support within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 37 £32,500 -15.58% 1
London +23 22 £37,500 -6.25%
South East +12 8 £29,000 -27.50%
South West -1 5 £32,500 -
City of London +35 4 £35,000 -6.66%
Bristol -19 3 £32,500 -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Surrey +10 2 £45,000 +20.00%
West Sussex +6 2 £27,000 -
Hertfordshire +4 2 £37,000 +13.84%
East of England +2 2 £29,000 -10.76%
Exeter - 2 £32,500 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £27,000 -
Devon - 2 £32,500 -
Stevenage - 2 £37,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £33,250 -
Cambridge +16 1 £29,000 -4.91%
Bedfordshire +14 1 £29,000 -24.67%
Canary Wharf +5 1 £33,500 -39.09%
Glasgow +4 1 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £29,000 -4.91%
Scotland 0 1 £30,000 +9.09%
North West -5 1 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
Luton - 1 £29,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £29,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £29,000 -
Bedford - 1 £29,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £52,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £32,500 -

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 84 (80.77%) Windows
2 65 (62.50%) VMware
3 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
4 50 (48.08%) Active Directory
5 48 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 44 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (40.38%) Windows 7
8 36 (34.62%) SAN
9 33 (31.73%) MS Exchange
9 33 (31.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (30.77%) Citrix
10 32 (30.77%) Firewall
11 28 (26.92%) MS Office
11 28 (26.92%) Office 365
11 28 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (24.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (23.08%) Service Delivery
14 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
15 21 (20.19%) Internet
16 19 (18.27%) VMware ESX
16 19 (18.27%) SLA
16 19 (18.27%) NAS
16 19 (18.27%) Degree
17 18 (17.31%) Windows 8
17 18 (17.31%) Cisco
18 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (16.35%) DHCP
19 16 (15.38%) SCCM
20 15 (14.42%) IIS
20 15 (14.42%) DNS

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 33 (31.73%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.42%) IIS
3 14 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (9.62%) Office Communications Server
6 6 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.85%) ArcGIS
7 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.85%) Apache
8 2 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 48 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 28 (26.92%) MS Office
3 4 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.92%) Office 365
2 5 (4.81%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (34.62%) SAN
2 32 (30.77%) Firewall
3 21 (20.19%) Internet
4 19 (18.27%) NAS
5 17 (16.35%) DHCP
6 15 (14.42%) DNS
7 12 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 9 (8.65%) LAN
8 9 (8.65%) VoIP
8 9 (8.65%) WAN
9 8 (7.69%) iSCSI
9 8 (7.69%) Wireless
10 5 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (4.81%) NetScreen
11 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.88%) MPLS
12 3 (2.88%) VPN
12 3 (2.88%) VLAN
12 3 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (4.81%) Back Office
2 4 (3.85%) Front Office
3 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) LAMP
2 1 (0.96%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Clustering
2 5 (4.81%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.85%) GIS
3 4 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.92%) CCTV
4 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.96%) iPhone
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 84 (80.77%) Windows
2 44 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (40.38%) Windows 7
4 28 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (24.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (17.31%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.58%) Mac OS X
8 9 (8.65%) Linux
9 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
10 6 (5.77%) CentOS
10 6 (5.77%) Android
11 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.92%) UNIX
13 1 (0.96%) VMS
13 1 (0.96%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 14 (13.46%) Change Management
2 14 (13.46%) Problem Management
3 13 (12.50%) ITIL
4 11 (10.58%) Line Management
5 10 (9.62%) Change Control
6 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.73%) Project Management
7 5 (4.81%) Validation
7 5 (4.81%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.81%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
8 4 (3.85%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.88%) Migration
9 3 (2.88%) Service Management
9 3 (2.88%) Data Security
10 2 (1.92%) Security Management
10 2 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.92%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) SQL
2 4 (3.85%) PHP
3 3 (2.88%) C
4 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Degree
2 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (11.54%) MCSE
4 11 (10.58%) MCP
5 8 (7.69%) MCSA
6 7 (6.73%) MCITP
7 6 (5.77%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.81%) DV Cleared
8 5 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.81%) A+ Certification
9 3 (2.88%) HND
10 2 (1.92%) MCTS
10 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.92%) HNC
10 2 (1.92%) CCNA
10 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.96%) ACSA
11 1 (0.96%) ACMT
11 1 (0.96%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.27%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (3.85%) GMP
3 2 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 33 (31.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.27%) VMware ESX
4 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
5 11 (10.58%) vSphere
6 5 (4.81%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (4.81%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (15.38%) SCCM
2 7 (6.73%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.85%) Casper Suite
4 1 (0.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.96%) SCOM
4 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 65 (62.50%) VMware
2 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 32 (30.77%) Citrix
4 18 (17.31%) Cisco
5 13 (12.50%) Apple
6 11 (10.58%) HP
7 10 (9.62%) Symantec
8 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.77%) Juniper
10 5 (4.81%) NetApp
10 5 (4.81%) Oracle
10 5 (4.81%) Google
11 4 (3.85%) ESRI
12 3 (2.88%) Sophos
13 2 (1.92%) Draytek
13 2 (1.92%) IBM
13 2 (1.92%) Dell
13 2 (1.92%) Adobe
13 2 (1.92%) Cognos
13 2 (1.92%) CommVault
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