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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 96 122 102
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 25 36 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.52% 1.46% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.53% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 40
Median salary £23,250 £24,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1571 2349 2541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.39% 95.26% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1904 1607
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IT Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Reading

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT 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 Reading region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 8 (20.51%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL
6 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
7 6 (15.38%) LAN
7 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.38%) WAN
7 6 (15.38%) Office 365
8 5 (12.82%) VPN
9 4 (10.26%) Finance
9 4 (10.26%) VMware
9 4 (10.26%) Cisco
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
9 4 (10.26%) Skype
9 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
10 3 (7.69%) Case Management
10 3 (7.69%) Fintech
10 3 (7.69%) Banking
10 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
10 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (7.69%) VocaLink
10 3 (7.69%) NCR
10 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
10 3 (7.69%) CRM

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (10.26%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) LAN
1 6 (15.38%) WAN
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
3 4 (10.26%) Skype
4 3 (7.69%) ADSL
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) CMDB
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 8 (20.51%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (20.51%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.13%) Unix
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) Case Management
2 3 (7.69%) CRM
2 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Data Management
3 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.56%) Document Management
4 1 (2.56%) Information Security
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.56%) Release Management
4 1 (2.56%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) HND
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.56%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) NCR
3 3 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.69%) VocaLink
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
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