The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Systems Support
Rank 120 138 124
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 13 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.13% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.14% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,250 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £28,250 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.42% -8.87%
Systems 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
2246 2108 1864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.94% 91.69% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1609 1594
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Systems Support Salary Trend in Reading

Systems Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Support across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (25.00%) Samba
5 5 (25.00%) AIX
5 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) NFS
5 5 (25.00%) nmon
5 5 (25.00%) CentOS
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) SLA
6 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) IIS
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
7 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
7 3 (15.00%) SMTP
7 3 (15.00%) HTTP
7 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Systems 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 Systems Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SMTP
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
2 5 (25.00%) CentOS
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (15.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (15.00%) DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (10.00%) Network Management
2 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) NFS
1 5 (25.00%) Samba
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) nmon
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
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