The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Support was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Technical Support
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 124 150
Rank change year-on-year +24 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support 11 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.84% 0.40% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.41% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% +35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +52.94% +21.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1268 1704 2206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.02% 96.43% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1350 1656
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Senior Technical Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Support in Reading

Senior Technical Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Support in Reading

Senior Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Support in Reading

Senior Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior Technical 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 Reading region featuring Senior Technical Support in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Tomcat
2 20 (90.91%) IBM
2 20 (90.91%) JMS
2 20 (90.91%) SOA
2 20 (90.91%) Eclipse
2 20 (90.91%) IntelliJ
2 20 (90.91%) FTP
2 20 (90.91%) HTTP
2 20 (90.91%) SOAP
2 20 (90.91%) Web Services
2 20 (90.91%) XML
2 20 (90.91%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 20 (90.91%) JBoss
2 20 (90.91%) BEA
2 20 (90.91%) Internet
2 20 (90.91%) TIBCO
2 20 (90.91%) NetBeans
2 20 (90.91%) Spring
2 20 (90.91%) Maven
2 20 (90.91%) WebSphere
2 20 (90.91%) Java SE
2 20 (90.91%) Java EE
2 20 (90.91%) Degree
2 20 (90.91%) Open Source
2 20 (90.91%) REST
2 20 (90.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (90.91%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (40.91%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering

Senior Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 21 (95.45%) Tomcat
2 20 (90.91%) JBoss
2 20 (90.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (90.91%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) FTP
1 20 (90.91%) HTTP
1 20 (90.91%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Eclipse
1 20 (90.91%) IntelliJ
1 20 (90.91%) Maven
1 20 (90.91%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) Java EE
1 20 (90.91%) Java SE
1 20 (90.91%) JMS
1 20 (90.91%) REST
1 20 (90.91%) SOAP
1 20 (90.91%) Spring
1 20 (90.91%) Web Services
1 20 (90.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (90.91%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Open Source
1 20 (90.91%) SOA
2 9 (40.91%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
3 1 (4.55%) Escalation Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) BEA
1 20 (90.91%) IBM
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
1 20 (90.91%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware