The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 146 185 206
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 67 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.20% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 55 26 29
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,250 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £23,980 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5177 5140 5660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.76% 93.27% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3679 4087 4769
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support across the Berkshire region.

IT Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newbury +18 20 £23,000 -12.71% 1
Maidenhead +1 12 £26,000 -24.63% 2
Reading -7 12 £28,500 +8.57% 1
Bracknell +1 8 £21,750 +1.16% 2
Slough +3 4 £50,000 +122.22%
Windsor - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 60 (54.05%) Windows
2 57 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 44 (39.64%) MS Excel
4 36 (32.43%) Active Directory
5 29 (26.13%) SQL
5 29 (26.13%) MS Office
6 26 (23.42%) VMware
7 22 (19.82%) ITIL
8 21 (18.92%) Firewall
9 19 (17.12%) MS Exchange
9 19 (17.12%) VPN
9 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
12 16 (14.41%) Windows XP
12 16 (14.41%) Linux
12 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
12 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
13 15 (13.51%) DNS
13 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
14 14 (12.61%) DHCP
14 14 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (12.61%) Degree
15 13 (11.71%) Cisco
16 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (9.91%) Service Delivery
18 10 (9.01%) Service Management
18 10 (9.01%) MCP
18 10 (9.01%) SQL Server

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (17.12%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (9.01%) Lync
4 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (3.60%) IIS
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.80%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 44 (39.64%) MS Excel
2 29 (26.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.80%) MS Project
5 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) Firewall
2 19 (17.12%) VPN
3 15 (13.51%) DNS
3 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.61%) DHCP
5 5 (4.50%) SAN
6 4 (3.60%) LAN
6 4 (3.60%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.90%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.90%) VoIP
9 1 (0.90%) WAN
9 1 (0.90%) Broadband
9 1 (0.90%) Internet
9 1 (0.90%) NetScreen
9 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.60%) MS Access
4 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (4.50%) French Language
1 5 (4.50%) German Language
2 4 (3.60%) Italian Language
2 4 (3.60%) Russian Language
2 4 (3.60%) Spanish Language
2 4 (3.60%) Swedish Language
2 4 (3.60%) Back Office
2 4 (3.60%) Finance
2 4 (3.60%) Dutch Language
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) COM
2 3 (2.70%) HTML
3 2 (1.80%) RSS
4 1 (0.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.60%) PDA
2 4 (3.60%) iPhone
3 3 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.70%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.80%) Firmware
4 2 (1.80%) FMCG
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (54.05%) Windows
2 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
3 16 (14.41%) Linux
3 16 (14.41%) Windows XP
3 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.50%) Windows Vista
4 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
5 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.60%) Android
5 4 (3.60%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.70%) CentOS
6 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) ITIL
2 11 (9.91%) Service Delivery
3 10 (9.01%) Service Management
4 5 (4.50%) Time Management
5 4 (3.60%) Performance Management
5 4 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (3.60%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.70%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.70%) Document Management
6 3 (2.70%) Web Development
6 3 (2.70%) Operations Management
6 3 (2.70%) Change Control
6 3 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (1.80%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.90%) Workflow Management
8 1 (0.90%) Problem Management
8 1 (0.90%) Test Scripting
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.13%) SQL
2 2 (1.80%) VBA
3 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) Degree
4 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (9.01%) MCP
6 8 (7.21%) MCSE
6 8 (7.21%) DV Cleared
7 7 (6.31%) MCITP
7 7 (6.31%) CCNA
7 7 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.60%) MCTS
8 4 (3.60%) CEH
8 4 (3.60%) GNVQ
8 4 (3.60%) ACSP
9 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.70%) MCSA
10 1 (0.90%) CCNP
10 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 36 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.41%) vSphere
5 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.60%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.90%) UAG
7 1 (0.90%) XenApp
7 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.50%) SCCM
2 3 (2.70%) SCOM
2 3 (2.70%) DameWare
3 2 (1.80%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.80%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 57 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.42%) VMware
3 13 (11.71%) Cisco
4 6 (5.41%) HP
5 5 (4.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.50%) Apple
6 4 (3.60%) Acronis
6 4 (3.60%) Symantec
6 4 (3.60%) Sophos
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle
7 3 (2.70%) Citrix
8 2 (1.80%) EMC
8 2 (1.80%) Intel
8 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.80%) CA
9 1 (0.90%) JDA
9 1 (0.90%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.90%) Juniper
9 1 (0.90%) Dell
Bracknell, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago