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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 180 210 186
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 37 24 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 0.44% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 24
Average salary £37,250 £44,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.34% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,750 £29,900
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.84%
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
4638 5210 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.19% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3831 3946
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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 +23 12 £57,500 +105.35% 1
Wokingham -14 8 £25,000 -23.07%
Slough +1 4 £32,500 -21.68%
Thatcham - 4 £32,500 -
Windsor - 3 £37,500 -
Newbury -5 2 £37,000 -15.90%
Maidenhead - 1 £22,500 -
Server Support
South East

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 62 (95.38%) Windows
2 46 (70.77%) Windows Server
3 42 (64.62%) Microsoft
4 36 (55.38%) VMware
5 30 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 29 (44.62%) Active Directory
7 27 (41.54%) SAN
8 25 (38.46%) MS Office
9 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
10 22 (33.85%) Firewall
11 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
12 17 (26.15%) SQL
13 16 (24.62%) Linux
13 16 (24.62%) Cisco
13 16 (24.62%) NAS
14 13 (20.00%) SaaS
14 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
14 13 (20.00%) Software Licensing
14 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 12 (18.46%) LDAP
15 12 (18.46%) VPN
15 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
16 11 (16.92%) Apple
16 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
17 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (13.85%) LAMP
18 9 (13.85%) HTTP
18 9 (13.85%) DNS
18 9 (13.85%) DHCP

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 30 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.85%) Apache
3 9 (13.85%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (13.85%) JBoss
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (13.85%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
4 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (38.46%) MS Office
2 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.00%) SaaS
2 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) SAN
2 22 (33.85%) Firewall
3 16 (24.62%) NAS
4 12 (18.46%) LDAP
4 12 (18.46%) VPN
5 11 (16.92%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.85%) DHCP
6 9 (13.85%) DNS
6 9 (13.85%) HTTP
6 9 (13.85%) LAN
7 8 (12.31%) WAN
8 6 (9.23%) VLAN
8 6 (9.23%) VoIP
9 3 (4.62%) Wireless
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.54%) FCoE
10 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) MySQL
2 9 (13.85%) RDBMS
2 9 (13.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (9.23%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Law
2 1 (1.54%) Legal
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
1 9 (13.85%) LAMP
1 9 (13.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.23%) Blackberry
3 6 (9.23%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.23%) Handset
3 6 (9.23%) iPhone
4 4 (6.15%) Clustering
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.54%) e-Health
7 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.54%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.54%) NHS
7 1 (1.54%) PACS
7 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (95.38%) Windows
2 46 (70.77%) Windows Server
3 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
4 16 (24.62%) Linux
5 9 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.23%) Android
6 6 (9.23%) Mac OS X
7 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.62%) CentOS
8 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X Server
8 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.54%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 9 (13.85%) Web Operations
3 5 (7.69%) Project Management
3 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.15%) Operations Management
4 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.62%) ITIL
6 2 (3.08%) Coaching
6 2 (3.08%) Data Management
6 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.08%) Network Management
6 2 (3.08%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.08%) Time Management
7 1 (1.54%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.54%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.54%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 9 (13.85%) Perl
2 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.62%) MCSE
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) MCITP
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) DICOM
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (44.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.62%) Firmware
5 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.62%) vSphere
6 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) OpenAM
1 9 (13.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Legato
2 2 (3.08%) Simpana
2 2 (3.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 36 (55.38%) VMware
3 16 (24.62%) Cisco
4 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
5 11 (16.92%) Apple
6 9 (13.85%) Oracle
6 9 (13.85%) Sun
7 8 (12.31%) Citrix
8 6 (9.23%) Adobe
8 6 (9.23%) HP
9 4 (6.15%) Dell
10 3 (4.62%) IBM
10 3 (4.62%) NetApp
11 2 (3.08%) arcserve
11 2 (3.08%) Supermicro
11 2 (3.08%) Veeam
11 2 (3.08%) Veritas
12 1 (1.54%) CA
12 1 (1.54%) Juniper
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