The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Support
Rank 215 206 219
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.020% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +19.56%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
Senior Technical 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
4665 5194 5060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.45% 93.15% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 3750 4042
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Technical Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Senior Technical 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 Technical Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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 -2 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Senior Technical Support
South East

Senior Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) LAN

Senior Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat