The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 127 139 131
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.044% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.046% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2207 2167 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.07% 94.42% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1725 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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% -
Server Support
Berkshire

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 31 July 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) DV Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (80.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 16 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (80.00%) EMC
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (70.00%) WSUS
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Clustering
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) RHCE
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) KVM
7 2 (10.00%) SCCM
7 2 (10.00%) SCOM
7 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DHCP
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (90.00%) DV Cleared
1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) KVM
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (70.00%) WSUS
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat