The median annual salary for a Senior IT Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 237 237
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.038% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.060% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.80% -12.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -12.30% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5072 5041 5830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.00% 97.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4219 4271 4917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior IT Support in the South West

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior IT Support in the South West

Senior IT Support
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Devon +3 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
Senior IT Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South West region featuring Senior IT Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki
2 1 (20.00%) NEC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware