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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 141 176 197
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 71 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.29% 0.63% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.67% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 62 30 30
Average salary £25,750 £25,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £21,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,980 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5113 5059 5732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.62% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3671 4046 4811
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
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 10 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 10 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 +17 17 £20,000 -24.09%
Maidenhead -1 13 £25,500 +13.33% 1
Reading -2 13 £29,500 +7.27% 3
Bracknell +4 11 £22,500 +4.65%
Slough +9 5 £50,000 +60.00%
Windsor - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 62 (55.86%) Windows
2 58 (52.25%) Microsoft
3 45 (40.54%) MS Excel
4 37 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 31 (27.93%) SQL
6 29 (26.13%) MS Office
7 25 (22.52%) VMware
8 21 (18.92%) ITIL
9 20 (18.02%) MS Exchange
9 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (16.22%) Security Cleared
10 18 (16.22%) SharePoint
10 18 (16.22%) Windows XP
10 18 (16.22%) VPN
11 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
12 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
12 16 (14.41%) Degree
13 15 (13.51%) Cisco
13 15 (13.51%) Firewall
14 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (12.61%) Linux
15 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
15 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (10.81%) Lync
16 12 (10.81%) DNS
16 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
16 12 (10.81%) Service Delivery
17 11 (9.91%) MCP
17 11 (9.91%) DHCP

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 20 (18.02%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.22%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.81%) Lync
4 11 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.60%) IIS
7 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.80%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 45 (40.54%) 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 18 (16.22%) VPN
2 15 (13.51%) Firewall
3 13 (11.71%) TCP/IP
4 12 (10.81%) DNS
5 11 (9.91%) DHCP
6 5 (4.50%) SAN
7 4 (3.60%) LAN
7 4 (3.60%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.70%) VoIP
8 3 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.80%) Broadband
9 2 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.90%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.90%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (0.90%) WAN
10 1 (0.90%) Internet
10 1 (0.90%) NetScreen
10 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) 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%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.60%) MS Access
4 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (5.41%) French Language
2 5 (4.50%) German Language
3 4 (3.60%) Italian Language
3 4 (3.60%) Russian Language
3 4 (3.60%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.60%) Swedish Language
3 4 (3.60%) Back Office
3 4 (3.60%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Dutch Language
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
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%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 62 (55.86%) Windows
2 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (16.22%) Windows XP
4 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (14.41%) Windows 7
6 14 (12.61%) Linux
7 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
8 4 (3.60%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.60%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.60%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.60%) Android
9 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.70%) CentOS
9 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) ITIL
2 12 (10.81%) 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%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.60%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (2.70%) Document Management
6 3 (2.70%) Change Control
6 3 (2.70%) Web Development
6 3 (2.70%) Operations Management
7 2 (1.80%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (0.90%) Workflow Management
8 1 (0.90%) Logistics
8 1 (0.90%) Problem Management
8 1 (0.90%) Test Scripting
8 1 (0.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.93%) SQL
2 2 (1.80%) VBA
3 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.90%) VBScript
3 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.41%) Degree
2 16 (14.41%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (9.91%) MCP
5 9 (8.11%) CCNA
5 9 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (7.21%) MCSE
6 8 (7.21%) DV Cleared
6 8 (7.21%) MCITP
7 5 (4.50%) MCTS
8 4 (3.60%) CEH
8 4 (3.60%) GNVQ
8 4 (3.60%) MCSA
8 4 (3.60%) ACSP
9 3 (2.70%) CCNP
9 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) JSP 440
System Software
1 37 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.41%) vSphere
5 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
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 58 (52.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.52%) VMware
3 15 (13.51%) Cisco
4 6 (5.41%) HP
5 5 (4.50%) Citrix
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
6 4 (3.60%) Oracle
7 2 (1.80%) EMC
7 2 (1.80%) Intel
7 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.80%) CA
8 1 (0.90%) JDA
8 1 (0.90%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.90%) Juniper
8 1 (0.90%) Dell
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