The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 138 164 134
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 44 64 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 1.26% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.32% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 42 56 88
Median salary £27,500 £31,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +7.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £22,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,595
% change year-on-year
- +1.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3340 4835 5309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.05% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2691 3964 3962
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
Reading +42 15 £21,500 -33.84% 2
Slough +34 13 £32,500 +16.07%
Maidenhead +4 8 £41,250 +83.33% 2
Bracknell -13 3 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Newbury +4 1 £27,500 -11.29% 1
Ascot -11 1 £40,000 +46.78%
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 81 (81.00%) Windows
2 58 (58.00%) Active Directory
3 48 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (26.00%) MS Excel
5 26 (26.00%) Windows 7
6 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (20.00%) Firewall
8 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
9 18 (18.00%) VMware
10 17 (17.00%) MS Office
10 17 (17.00%) Windows 8
11 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
12 15 (15.00%) Windows XP
12 15 (15.00%) SQL
12 15 (15.00%) Cisco
12 15 (15.00%) Windows 10
13 14 (14.00%) DNS
13 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
13 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (13.00%) DHCP
15 12 (12.00%) Office 365
16 10 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (10.00%) VPN
16 10 (10.00%) Linux
17 9 (9.00%) LAN
17 9 (9.00%) WAN
17 9 (9.00%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
17 9 (9.00%) Analytics

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.00%) IIS
5 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.00%) Office 365
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.00%) SaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) Firewall
2 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (14.00%) DNS
4 13 (13.00%) DHCP
5 10 (10.00%) VPN
6 9 (9.00%) LAN
6 9 (9.00%) WAN
7 8 (8.00%) SAN
8 7 (7.00%) VoIP
9 4 (4.00%) Network Security
9 4 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.00%) ADSL
10 3 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.00%) PBX
10 3 (3.00%) Skype
10 3 (3.00%) Wireless
11 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.00%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) InfluxDB
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.00%) Big Data
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.00%) Games
2 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.00%) Marketing
2 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.00%) German Language
4 3 (3.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.00%) French Language
5 1 (1.00%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Legal
5 1 (1.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) iPhone
4 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.00%) iPad
4 3 (3.00%) Smartphone
4 3 (3.00%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) CCTV
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 81 (81.00%) Windows
2 48 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 26 (26.00%) Windows 7
4 21 (21.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (17.00%) Windows 8
6 15 (15.00%) Windows 10
6 15 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (10.00%) Linux
9 9 (9.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (5.00%) Android
10 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.00%) Windows Phone
12 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.00%) CentOS
12 2 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.00%) Unix
13 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.00%) Analytics
2 8 (8.00%) SIEM
3 7 (7.00%) ITIL
4 6 (6.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.00%) Post-Production
6 3 (3.00%) CRM
6 3 (3.00%) Event Correlation
6 3 (3.00%) ITSM
6 3 (3.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.00%) Migration
7 2 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.00%) Presales
8 1 (1.00%) Information Security
8 1 (1.00%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (1.00%) Marketing Automation
8 1 (1.00%) People Management
8 1 (1.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.00%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) Java
3 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.00%) C
4 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.00%) CISSP
2 7 (7.00%) MCSE
3 6 (6.00%) CCNA
3 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.00%) Degree
4 5 (5.00%) MCP
5 2 (2.00%) MCITP
5 2 (2.00%) MCSA
5 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.00%) CEH
6 1 (1.00%) GCIA
6 1 (1.00%) GCIH
6 1 (1.00%) HND
6 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.00%) MCTS
6 1 (1.00%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) HL7
System Software
1 58 (58.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Grafana
1 6 (6.00%) Graphite
2 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.00%) Kibana
3 2 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (1.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.00%) Nagios
4 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (42.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.00%) VMware
3 15 (15.00%) Cisco
4 8 (8.00%) LogRhythm
5 4 (4.00%) arcserve
5 4 (4.00%) Dell
5 4 (4.00%) HP
5 4 (4.00%) Symantec
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix
6 3 (3.00%) IBM
6 3 (3.00%) Kaspersky
6 3 (3.00%) NetApp
6 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.00%) Xerox
7 2 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.00%) SAP
8 1 (1.00%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.00%) Sage
8 1 (1.00%) Veritas
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
SUEZ Recycling & Recovery UK
Salary: From £34k + up to 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Halsa Chiropractic and Physiotherapy
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago