Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Systems Support
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 250 277 322
Rank change year-on-year +27 +45 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support 6 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.095% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 15
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +26.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £36,625 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £55,000 £42,500
South East median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6015 8216 10616
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.63% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4820 6441 8430
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Systems Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Berkshire

Systems Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Systems Support in Berkshire

Systems Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Support within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 2 £42,500 -
Reading +32 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Slough - 1 £37,500 -
Wokingham - 1 £42,500 -
Newbury - 1 £39,000 -
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Systems Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Systems Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) SaaS
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Linux

Systems Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft