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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support
Rank 861 936 955
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 20 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.036% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.037% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 37
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Support
Top 14 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 8 December 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 +56 20 £43,750 +16.66% 4
South East +64 11 £37,500 - 1
London +28 7 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £29,000 -
Berkshire +42 2 - -
Reading - 2 - -
South West - 1 £27,500 -
North West - 1 £28,500 -
West Malling - 1 £27,500 -
Manchester - 1 £28,500 -
Bristol - 1 £27,500 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Linux
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
4 13 (27.66%) Finance
5 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
5 12 (25.53%) MS Visio
5 12 (25.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (25.53%) Degree
6 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
6 11 (23.40%) SQL
6 11 (23.40%) VMware
6 11 (23.40%) Banking
7 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
8 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
8 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (17.02%) Citrix
9 8 (17.02%) ETL
9 8 (17.02%) BT
9 8 (17.02%) Identity Management
9 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
9 8 (17.02%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
10 7 (14.89%) MCSE
11 6 (12.77%) Oracle
11 6 (12.77%) ITIL
12 5 (10.64%) XenApp
12 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure

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 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.51%) JBoss
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.51%) Skype for Business
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
1 12 (25.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (25.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) GitHub
3 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) Skype
2 4 (8.51%) VoIP
2 4 (8.51%) WebEx
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) VLAN
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 1 (2.13%) FTP
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) NAS
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
5 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (2.13%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.13%) French Language
5 1 (2.13%) Front Office
5 1 (2.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.26%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) CSS3
3 1 (2.13%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) Murex MxML
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Derivative
3 1 (2.13%) EFT
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.13%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Linux
3 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.51%) SUSE
4 4 (8.51%) Unix
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) Solaris
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ETL
1 8 (17.02%) Identity Management
2 6 (12.77%) ITIL
3 5 (10.64%) Change Control
3 5 (10.64%) Time Management
4 4 (8.51%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (8.51%) High Availability
4 4 (8.51%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.51%) Product Management
4 4 (8.51%) Trend Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 2 (4.26%) Coaching
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.26%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) Java
2 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) VBScript
5 1 (2.13%) C#
5 1 (2.13%) C++
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (14.89%) MCSE
4 4 (8.51%) RHCE
4 4 (8.51%) RHCSA
5 3 (6.38%) MCP
5 3 (6.38%) MCSA
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.13%) CCA
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.13%) VCAP
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.64%) XenApp
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.51%) vSphere
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.26%) WSUS
5 1 (2.13%) Control-M
5 1 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.13%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.13%) SCOM
5 1 (2.13%) SCSM
5 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) BT
3 8 (17.02%) Citrix
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle
5 5 (10.64%) Symantec
6 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco
7 3 (6.38%) Kaspersky
7 3 (6.38%) Sophos
7 3 (6.38%) Veeam
8 2 (4.26%) HP
9 1 (2.13%) Apple
9 1 (2.13%) IBM
9 1 (2.13%) Murex
9 1 (2.13%) NetApp
9 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.13%) Sybase
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