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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 132 134 125
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.044% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.047% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
2306 2113 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.65% 93.87% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1678 1601
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) Windows
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) DV Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (86.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 19 (86.36%) EMC
3 19 (86.36%) Linux
4 18 (81.82%) VMware
4 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (81.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 17 (77.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (77.27%) WSUS
6 4 (18.18%) Clustering
6 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) DNS
7 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 2 (9.09%) RHCE
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.09%) KVM
7 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.55%) NAS
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (86.36%) Linux
4 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (77.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
1 20 (90.91%) DV Cleared
1 20 (90.91%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) NLBS
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 17 (77.27%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) EMC
3 18 (81.82%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago