The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior IT Support
Rank 176 198 202
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior IT Support 48 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 0.62% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.65% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 26
Average salary £51,250 £38,000 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.86% -19.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £30,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £35,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -4.72%
Senior IT Support
South East

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
4914 5247 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.59% 95.84% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4019 3899 3731
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior IT Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior IT Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior IT Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior IT Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Senior IT Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior IT Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Reading -7 19 £55,000 +69.23% 4
Bracknell +12 13 £47,500 -
Wokingham - 9 - - 2
Slough +4 7 £52,500 -
Maidenhead - 4 £50,000 -
Senior IT Support
South East

Senior IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior IT Support in their job title.

1 55 (68.75%) Windows
2 44 (55.00%) Firewall
3 42 (52.50%) VMware
3 42 (52.50%) Windows Server
4 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 40 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 38 (47.50%) MS Exchange
6 34 (42.50%) Linux
6 34 (42.50%) WAN
7 29 (36.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (32.50%) MS Excel
9 24 (30.00%) LAN
9 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (28.75%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (28.75%) Data Centre
10 23 (28.75%) Cisco
11 21 (26.25%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (21.25%) CCNP
16 16 (20.00%) CheckPoint
17 15 (18.75%) SLA
17 15 (18.75%) DNS
18 14 (17.50%) JBoss
18 14 (17.50%) ITIL
18 14 (17.50%) MySQL
18 14 (17.50%) Finance
19 13 (16.25%) Unix
19 13 (16.25%) Tomcat

Senior IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (47.50%) MS Exchange
2 29 (36.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (17.50%) JBoss
5 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
6 11 (13.75%) Apache
7 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (10.00%) nginx
7 8 (10.00%) OpenStack
7 8 (10.00%) WebLogic
8 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
9 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (5.00%) IIS
10 3 (3.75%) WildFly
11 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 26 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (55.00%) Firewall
2 34 (42.50%) WAN
3 24 (30.00%) LAN
4 15 (18.75%) DNS
5 13 (16.25%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (16.25%) LDAP
6 10 (12.50%) BGP
6 10 (12.50%) HTTP
6 10 (12.50%) MPLS
6 10 (12.50%) OSPF
6 10 (12.50%) SSL
7 9 (11.25%) Wireless
8 8 (10.00%) BIG-IP
8 8 (10.00%) SMTP
8 8 (10.00%) tcpdump
8 8 (10.00%) Wireshark
9 7 (8.75%) DHCP
9 7 (8.75%) SAN
9 7 (8.75%) VPN
10 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) MySQL
2 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.50%) LAMP
1 10 (12.50%) Web Services
2 8 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
2 8 (10.00%) MCollective
3 4 (5.00%) J2EE
4 3 (3.75%) SAML
5 2 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Licensing
3 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.75%) Clustering
5 4 (5.00%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.75%) NHS
7 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.50%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (68.75%) Windows
2 42 (52.50%) Windows Server
3 34 (42.50%) Linux
4 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (16.25%) Unix
8 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.50%) AIX
9 2 (2.50%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.50%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) Software Licensing
3 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.00%) High Availability
3 8 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 8 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (8.75%) Coaching
4 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.50%) Project Management
5 6 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 5 (6.25%) Network Design
6 5 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (6.25%) Network Planning
7 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.75%) Performance Testing
8 2 (2.50%) Web Operations
9 1 (1.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.25%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.25%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) Perl
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 10 (12.50%) Python
3 4 (5.00%) Java
4 3 (3.75%) C
4 3 (3.75%) C++
5 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (21.25%) CCNP
3 10 (12.50%) CCIE
3 10 (12.50%) CCNA
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (10.00%) Degree
6 7 (8.75%) CCIP
6 7 (8.75%) CCSP
6 7 (8.75%) MCSE
7 5 (6.25%) CCSA
8 3 (3.75%) MCITP
9 2 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.50%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (28.75%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (13.75%) VMware ESX
4 10 (12.50%) vSphere
5 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (10.00%) qmail
6 8 (10.00%) Squid
7 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Puppet
2 8 (10.00%) Cacti
2 8 (10.00%) collectd
2 8 (10.00%) Ganglia
2 8 (10.00%) Graphite
2 8 (10.00%) logstash
2 8 (10.00%) Nagios
2 8 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 6 (7.50%) WSUS
4 5 (6.25%) SCCM
4 5 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 3 (3.75%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (2.50%) OpenAM
8 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.25%) SCOM
8 1 (1.25%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) VMware
2 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (28.75%) Cisco
4 16 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (15.00%) F5
6 11 (13.75%) Juniper
7 8 (10.00%) NetScout
7 8 (10.00%) Splunk
7 8 (10.00%) Symantec
8 7 (8.75%) Oracle
9 6 (7.50%) HP
9 6 (7.50%) IBM
10 5 (6.25%) Citrix
10 5 (6.25%) Dell
10 5 (6.25%) NetApp
11 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.00%) Veritas
12 3 (3.75%) EMC
13 2 (2.50%) Nokia
13 2 (2.50%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits and on-going training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 26 days ago