The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Systems Support
Rank 125 138 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.22% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.23% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2140 2145 2102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.60% 94.49% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1729 1782
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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% -
Systems Support
Berkshire

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) CODA
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Automotive
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS

Systems Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) General Ledger
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) CODA