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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 109 93 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 23 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.28% 2.32% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.42% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 52 19
Median salary £27,500 £22,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.87% -17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,250 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,150 £29,750 £34,200
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1749 2150 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.06% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1612 1602
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Reading

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
4 13 (28.89%) Office 365
5 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
5 12 (26.67%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) LAN
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco
7 9 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.78%) MS Office
8 8 (17.78%) WAN
8 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
9 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (15.56%) Degree
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.33%) PMI
10 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
10 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.33%) VPN
10 6 (13.33%) .NET
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.33%) VMware
10 6 (13.33%) Software Delivery
10 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting

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 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.44%) Confluence
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) LAN
2 8 (17.78%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.33%) VPN
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
5 4 (8.89%) Internet
5 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
6 3 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.44%) NAS
7 2 (4.44%) SAN
7 2 (4.44%) Skype
7 2 (4.44%) VLAN
7 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.22%) LDAP
8 1 (2.22%) VoIP
8 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) PMI
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Fintech
5 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
7 2 (4.44%) Unix
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (11.11%) Planning and Forecasting
3 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) Information Security
4 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Case Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Data Management
6 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Coaching
7 1 (2.22%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (2.22%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.22%) Release Management
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 5 (11.11%) MCSA
3 5 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) DBS Check
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.67%) MCITP
4 3 (6.67%) MCP
4 3 (6.67%) MCTS
5 2 (4.44%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCDST
6 1 (2.22%) HND
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.67%) NCR
5 3 (6.67%) VocaLink
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.22%) Acronis
7 1 (2.22%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro