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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 120 127 118
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 12 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.52% 0.70% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.75% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 16
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £21,150 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £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
2140 2145 2102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.60% 94.49% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1729 1782
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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 22 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
6 7 (26.92%) MS Office
6 7 (26.92%) ITIL
6 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
7 6 (23.08%) HP
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 4 (15.38%) Time Management
9 4 (15.38%) Firewall
9 4 (15.38%) PDA
9 4 (15.38%) SAN
9 4 (15.38%) SLA
10 3 (11.54%) MCSE
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (11.54%) Service Management
10 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
10 3 (11.54%) Operations Management
10 3 (11.54%) Document Management
10 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (11.54%) SCOM

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (26.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Firewall
1 4 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) PDA
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Operations 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
4 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device 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%) MCSE
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCNA
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
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%) HP SIM
2 2 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) Intel
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
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