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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 209 216 221
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
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 £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 28 August 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 -4 3 £32,500 -
Maidenhead - 2 £27,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £35,000 -
Server Support
South East

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Lync
5 2 (25.00%) WebEx
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Sun

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) WebEx
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) PuTTY
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (12.50%) Computacenter
5 1 (12.50%) Synopsys