The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support
Rank 45 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.38% 0.78% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 0.84% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £26,000 £21,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,900 £15,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £24,700 £19,275
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
IT Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
366 358 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 95.06% 92.75% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 288 276 300
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,530 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

IT Support
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Newbury

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Newbury

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited IT 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) VoIP
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (21.43%) vSphere
7 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic
7 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (21.43%) Lync
7 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (21.43%) NAS
7 3 (21.43%) Veeam
7 3 (21.43%) MCDST
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
7 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury region that cited IT 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCDST
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
1 3 (21.43%) ARCserve
1 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Veeam
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Sophos
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix