The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 208 220 206
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 21 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 15
Average salary £30,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.77% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,400 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-0.84% -5.55%
Systems 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 5505 5127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.10% 93.34% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3846 4029 4257
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Systems 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 Systems Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 +14 13 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Slough -12 3 £30,500 -32.22%
Newbury +6 1 £29,000 -25.16%
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title.

1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
3 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
5 7 (20.00%) SLA
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (17.14%) .NET
6 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) CCNA
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
6 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (11.43%) NFS
8 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (11.43%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
8 4 (11.43%) SaaS
8 4 (11.43%) Samba
8 4 (11.43%) SCCM
8 4 (11.43%) nmon
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle
8 4 (11.43%) HP
8 4 (11.43%) Lotus

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) IBM Notes
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Lync
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) HTTP
3 3 (8.57%) HTTPS
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) RTP
3 3 (8.57%) NAS
3 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (8.57%) ISDN
3 3 (8.57%) VoIP
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 3 (8.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) HTML
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) AIX
3 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) CentOS
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Project Management
2 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
2 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
2 3 (8.57%) Operations Management
2 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (8.57%) DevOps
3 2 (5.71%) People Management
3 2 (5.71%) Network Management
3 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.71%) Change Control
3 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Fault Management
3 2 (5.71%) CRM
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) CCNA
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CNE
5 3 (8.57%) Novell Certification
5 3 (8.57%) CCVP
5 3 (8.57%) MCTS
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Samba
2 4 (11.43%) NFS
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
1 4 (11.43%) nmon
2 3 (8.57%) SCOrch
2 3 (8.57%) SCSM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) Lotus
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) CODA
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Sybase
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago