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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 130 98
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 13 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 0.70% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.74% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 38
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £23,200 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,200 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
1331 2025 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.30% 94.36% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1568 1505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
6 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 6 (17.14%) LAN
8 6 (17.14%) WAN
9 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) ITIL
9 5 (14.29%) VPN
9 5 (14.29%) Office 365
10 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
10 4 (11.43%) VMware
10 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco
10 4 (11.43%) MS Office
10 4 (11.43%) Firewall
11 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
11 3 (8.57%) Skype
11 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.57%) CRM
11 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
11 3 (8.57%) ADSL
11 3 (8.57%) DHCP
11 3 (8.57%) VoIP
11 3 (8.57%) DNS
11 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com

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 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) SaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) LAN
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
2 5 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.57%) ADSL
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) Skype
4 3 (8.57%) VoIP
5 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) CMDB
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000 Server
4 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) CRM
2 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.86%) Document Management
3 1 (2.86%) Information Security
3 1 (2.86%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.86%) Migration
3 1 (2.86%) Service Management
3 1 (2.86%) Software Distribution
3 1 (2.86%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.71%) MCSA
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Mitel
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec
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