The table below looks at the statistics for the Server 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 Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 131 134 135
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.28% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.31% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,663
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.73%
Server 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
2012 2264 2094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.80% 92.03% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1599 1665
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,501
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Server Support
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support across the Reading region.

Server Support Salary Trend in Reading

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Server 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 Server Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Server 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 Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (25.00%) Dell