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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 119 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 10 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 1.86% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.95% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 26
Median salary £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £31,750 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,514 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% -1.94%
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
1627 2107 2358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.22% 95.60% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1706 1631
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 26 September 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (54.35%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.78%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) LAN
5 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
5 11 (23.91%) Office 365
6 10 (21.74%) WAN
6 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 9 (19.57%) MS Office
7 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
8 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.39%) Linux
8 8 (17.39%) Cisco
9 7 (15.22%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (15.22%) Degree
10 6 (13.04%) PMI
10 6 (13.04%) PMI Certification
10 6 (13.04%) .NET
10 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.04%) VPN
10 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery
11 5 (10.87%) Planning and Forecasting
11 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
11 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (10.87%) Oracle
11 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
11 5 (10.87%) Firewall
11 5 (10.87%) VMware

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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
3 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) LAN
2 10 (21.74%) WAN
3 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.04%) VPN
4 5 (10.87%) Firewall
5 4 (8.70%) Internet
5 4 (8.70%) IP Telephony
6 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.35%) ADSL
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (4.35%) SAN
7 2 (4.35%) Skype
7 2 (4.35%) VLAN
7 2 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (2.17%) DHCP
8 1 (2.17%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) PMI
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Fintech
5 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.35%) Unix
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
2 6 (13.04%) Software Delivery
3 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (10.87%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.70%) Information Security
4 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Case Management
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) Data Management
6 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Coaching
7 1 (2.17%) Marketing Automation
7 1 (2.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Release Management
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) PMI Certification
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.70%) MCSA
3 4 (8.70%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.35%) MCDST
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 1 (2.17%) HND
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco
3 7 (15.22%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle
4 5 (10.87%) VMware
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix
6 3 (6.52%) NCR
6 3 (6.52%) VocaLink
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) NetIQ
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