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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support
Rank 218 226 228
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.018% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.019% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
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
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £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 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 5 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
Maidenhead - 4 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £47,500 -
Senior Technical Support
South East

Senior Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Symantec
7 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
7 4 (28.57%) JBoss
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) J2EE
7 4 (28.57%) MySQL
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing

Senior Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 4 (28.57%) JBoss
4 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
4 3 (21.43%) WildFly
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Kerberos
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 3 (21.43%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 1 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Line Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C
2 3 (21.43%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp