Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior IT Support was £29,875 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior IT Support
England > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 362 362
Rank change year-on-year -7 0 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 4 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% 0.064% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.066% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
North West median annual salary £29,875 £31,742 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.07% +24.49%
10th Percentile £24,788 £25,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £33,300
England median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - -0.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12765 12111 12656
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.07% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10228 10201 10494
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior IT Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Support in the North West

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior IT Support in the North West

Senior IT Support
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester -19 1 £26,000 -25.71%
Lancashire - 1 £27,250 -
Senior IT Support
England

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 across the North West region featuring Senior IT Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence

Senior IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware