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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 134 146 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 11 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.13% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.34%
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
2443 2368 1975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.14% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1786 1679
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 18 December 2014.

Systems Support Salary Histogram in Reading

Systems Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) SaaS
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) SLA
6 4 (21.05%) HP
7 3 (15.79%) IBM
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) SMTP
7 3 (15.79%) HTTP
7 3 (15.79%) NFS
7 3 (15.79%) IIS
7 3 (15.79%) MS Office
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.79%) Samba
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SMTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) AIX
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
1 3 (15.79%) Operations Management
1 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (15.79%) DevOps
2 2 (10.53%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) Change Control
2 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Fault Management
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) NFS
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Samba
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) nmon
2 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) CODA
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago