The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 129 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 11 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.78% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 15
Average salary £29,500 £26,250 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.38% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,150 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2191 2169 2059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.21% 94.43% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1727 1749
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support
Berkshire

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 30 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
4 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
4 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (26.92%) MS Office
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) HP
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) Firewall
6 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) SAN
7 4 (15.38%) SLA
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
7 4 (15.38%) PDA
8 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
8 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
8 3 (11.54%) Document Management
8 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
8 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
8 3 (11.54%) SCOM
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (3.85%) French Language
1 1 (3.85%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) RSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PDA
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
3 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
3 3 (11.54%) Document Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) Intel
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
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