The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Systems Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Systems Support
Rank 188 214 202
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 19 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.17% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 16
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £31,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £30,750 £33,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +10.00%
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
4280 4799 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.31% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3479 3592 3737
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Systems Support in the job title.

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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Windsor - 7 £37,500 -
Reading +19 5 £37,500 +23.96%
Wokingham - 2 £30,500 -
Slough +7 1 £75,000 +100.00%
Newbury +3 1 £30,500 -21.29%
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 9 (37.50%) DNS
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco
6 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
7 8 (33.33%) DHCP
8 7 (29.17%) CentOS
8 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
8 7 (29.17%) LDAP
8 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
8 7 (29.17%) Firmware
9 6 (25.00%) Degree
9 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.83%) SCCM
10 5 (20.83%) vSphere
10 5 (20.83%) Internet
10 5 (20.83%) Unix
10 5 (20.83%) Firewall
10 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
10 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) LAN
10 5 (20.83%) WAN
10 5 (20.83%) MS Office
11 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com

Systems Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (29.17%) LDAP
4 5 (20.83%) Firewall
4 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 5 (20.83%) LAN
4 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.50%) Junos
7 2 (8.33%) FCAPS
7 2 (8.33%) SAN
8 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.17%) NAS
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security
8 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (4.17%) SMTP
8 1 (4.17%) Telepresence
8 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) CentOS
2 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) SUSE
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) Office Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (29.17%) Firmware
4 5 (20.83%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.17%) Perfmon
3 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.17%) arcserve
8 1 (4.17%) Dell
8 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam