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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support
Rank 887 918 958
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 34 46 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.042% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.043% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 48
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend

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

Senior Technical Support Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support
Salary Histogram

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

Senior Technical Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Support
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +43 34 £47,500 +35.71% 5
London +40 17 £65,000 +80.55% 2
South East +50 12 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Berkshire +21 10 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Reading +20 7 £47,500 +35.71%
Surrey +25 2 £42,500 -24.77%
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
East of England +38 1 £27,500 -15.38%
North West +16 1 £35,000 +11.11%
South West +13 1 £26,597 -33.50% 1
Merseyside +3 1 £35,000 +6.06%
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £27,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £42,500 -
Woking - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £35,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £30,000 -
Somerset - 1 £26,597 -

Senior Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 32 (42.67%) VMware
1 32 (42.67%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) Degree
3 24 (32.00%) Windows Server
4 21 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (26.67%) SQL
6 19 (25.33%) Linux
6 19 (25.33%) Finance
7 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
7 16 (21.33%) Derivative
8 14 (18.67%) Equities
8 14 (18.67%) FIX Protocol
9 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
10 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (14.67%) LAN
11 11 (14.67%) IIS
11 11 (14.67%) Firewall
11 11 (14.67%) QA
11 11 (14.67%) WebSphere
11 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (14.67%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
12 10 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (13.33%) WebLogic
12 10 (13.33%) ITIL
13 9 (12.00%) Apache
13 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
13 9 (12.00%) Oracle
14 8 (10.67%) NFS

Senior Technical 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 11 (14.67%) IIS
1 11 (14.67%) WebSphere
2 10 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 9 (12.00%) Apache
3 9 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.33%) JBoss
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.67%) Firewall
2 11 (14.67%) LAN
3 8 (10.67%) iSCSI
4 5 (6.67%) WAN
5 4 (5.33%) NAS
5 4 (5.33%) SAN
6 3 (4.00%) DNS
6 3 (4.00%) LDAP
7 2 (2.67%) DHCP
7 2 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.67%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (1.33%) FTP
8 1 (1.33%) HTTP
8 1 (1.33%) Intranet
8 1 (1.33%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.33%) POP3
8 1 (1.33%) SMTP
8 1 (1.33%) WebEx
8 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) DB2
2 3 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) Data Mart
3 2 (2.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.33%) Selenium
1 1 (1.33%) SilkTest
1 1 (1.33%) WATIR
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Back Office
2 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (2.67%) Front Office
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (5.33%) WCF
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) Middleware
3 2 (2.67%) Murex MxML
4 1 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) jQuery
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Derivative
2 14 (18.67%) Equities
3 11 (14.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.33%) Tandem
5 3 (4.00%) PKI
6 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.67%) AS400
6 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.33%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (25.33%) Linux
4 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
8 7 (9.33%) Unix
9 2 (2.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.33%) SUSE
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.33%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (10.67%) Case Management
3 7 (9.33%) Process Improvement
4 4 (5.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 4 (5.33%) Coaching
5 3 (4.00%) Escalation Management
5 3 (4.00%) Identity Management
5 3 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (2.67%) Cash Management
6 2 (2.67%) Change Control
6 2 (2.67%) CRM
6 2 (2.67%) Fraud Detection
6 2 (2.67%) ITSM
6 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.67%) Release Management
6 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.67%) Service Management
6 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.33%) Python
4 3 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) C++
5 2 (2.67%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (4.00%) CCA
4 3 (4.00%) MCSE
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.00%) VCAP
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.33%) CCEE
6 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.33%) RHCE
6 1 (1.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.67%) NFS
4 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.67%) vSphere
6 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.00%) XenServer
7 1 (1.33%) XenApp
7 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Control-M
1 2 (2.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) VMware
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (12.00%) Oracle
5 7 (9.33%) Cisco
5 7 (9.33%) Genesys
6 5 (6.67%) IBM
7 4 (5.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.67%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.67%) Murex
8 2 (2.67%) Sun
8 2 (2.67%) Sybase
9 1 (1.33%) HP
9 1 (1.33%) Juniper
9 1 (1.33%) Mitel
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.33%) Remedy
9 1 (1.33%) Sophos
9 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
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