The table below looks at the statistics for the Server 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 Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 225 219 197
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 9 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.17% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 31
Average salary £43,750 £33,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Server 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
5469 5518 5088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.54% 93.19% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3761 4203 4170
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Server Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Server Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Server Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Server 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 Server Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Reading -2 4 - -
Slough +1 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Bracknell -3 2 £36,250 -
Server Support
South East

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Server 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 Server Support in their job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (64.00%) EMC
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 15 (60.00%) WSUS
4 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) DV Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 13 (52.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (24.00%) DHCP
8 6 (24.00%) DNS
8 6 (24.00%) Clustering
9 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.00%) ITIL
10 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.00%) Service Management
10 4 (16.00%) MCTS
10 4 (16.00%) MCITP
10 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Server 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 Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DHCP
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Security
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (60.00%) DV Cleared
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCTS
2 4 (16.00%) MCITP
3 2 (8.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) KVM
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) WSUS
2 14 (56.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (12.00%) SCCM
4 2 (8.00%) ARCserve
5 1 (4.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) EMC
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.00%) Websense
5 2 (8.00%) McAfee
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.00%) Altiris
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper