The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 179 174 191
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 39 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.76% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 27
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,450 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4733 5108 5030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.50% 93.18% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3583 3687 4026
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 27 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Bracknell +6 6 £35,500 -6.57%
Wokingham -10 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer 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 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (58.23%) Windows
2 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
3 36 (45.57%) SAN
3 36 (45.57%) Active Directory
4 30 (37.97%) Security Cleared
5 28 (35.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (34.18%) MS Exchange
6 27 (34.18%) VMware
7 24 (30.38%) SQL
8 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
8 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (27.85%) HP
10 21 (26.58%) Data Centre
11 20 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (24.05%) EMC
13 18 (22.78%) Cisco
13 18 (22.78%) Brocade
13 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (21.52%) Performance Monitoring
14 17 (21.52%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (21.52%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
14 17 (21.52%) Enterprise Storage
14 17 (21.52%) NAS
14 17 (21.52%) DV Cleared
14 17 (21.52%) EMC NetWorker
14 17 (21.52%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (21.52%) Replication
14 17 (21.52%) Sun

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer 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 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (34.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (17.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.80%) Lync
5 3 (3.80%) IIS
5 3 (3.80%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.53%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (1.27%) Apache
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (45.57%) SAN
2 17 (21.52%) NAS
2 17 (21.52%) Fibre Channel
3 16 (20.25%) DNS
4 15 (18.99%) DHCP
4 15 (18.99%) Firewall
5 10 (12.66%) LAN
6 9 (11.39%) WAN
6 9 (11.39%) iSCSI
7 7 (8.86%) VLAN
8 6 (7.59%) Wireshark
8 6 (7.59%) TCP/IP
8 6 (7.59%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.53%) VoIP
11 1 (1.27%) WLAN
11 1 (1.27%) POP3
11 1 (1.27%) SMTP
11 1 (1.27%) VPN
11 1 (1.27%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) MS Access
3 1 (1.27%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.27%) IDOL
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
General
1 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) French Language
2 3 (3.80%) German Language
2 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (22.78%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (21.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 17 (21.52%) Replication
4 11 (13.92%) IVR
5 9 (11.39%) Thin Client
5 9 (11.39%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.80%) Statistics
7 2 (2.53%) FMCG
8 1 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.23%) Windows
2 28 (35.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (21.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (13.92%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
6 6 (7.59%) Linux
7 3 (3.80%) UNIX
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
1 17 (21.52%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (21.52%) Root Cause Analysis
1 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
1 17 (21.52%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (15.19%) ITIL
3 11 (13.92%) Fault Management
4 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.33%) Time Management
6 4 (5.06%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.80%) Migration
8 2 (2.53%) Change Management
8 2 (2.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.53%) Validation
9 1 (1.27%) Coaching
9 1 (1.27%) Patch Management
9 1 (1.27%) DevOps
9 1 (1.27%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.33%) VBScript
3 5 (6.33%) VB
4 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) Security Cleared
2 23 (29.11%) SC Cleared
3 17 (21.52%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (8.86%) MCP
5 7 (8.86%) CCNA
6 6 (7.59%) CCA
6 6 (7.59%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.80%) MCSE
8 3 (3.80%) Degree
9 2 (2.53%) CCNP
9 2 (2.53%) MCTS
9 2 (2.53%) MCITP
9 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.27%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.27%) MCSA
10 1 (1.27%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SLA
1 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 36 (45.57%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (20.25%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.46%) Terminal Services
5 9 (11.39%) XenApp
6 6 (7.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (7.59%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.59%) vSphere
7 5 (6.33%) XenServer
8 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) EMC NetWorker
2 11 (13.92%) SCCM
3 7 (8.86%) SCOM
4 6 (7.59%) EdgeSight
5 5 (6.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (5.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.53%) Unicenter
8 2 (2.53%) Netcool
8 2 (2.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (1.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
2 27 (34.18%) VMware
3 22 (27.85%) HP
4 19 (24.05%) EMC
5 18 (22.78%) Cisco
5 18 (22.78%) Brocade
6 17 (21.52%) StorageTek
6 17 (21.52%) Sun
7 14 (17.72%) Citrix
8 11 (13.92%) Genesys
8 11 (13.92%) Verint
9 10 (12.66%) Oracle
10 6 (7.59%) AppSense
11 5 (6.33%) Veritas
11 5 (6.33%) Juniper
12 3 (3.80%) Meridio
13 1 (1.27%) Aruba
13 1 (1.27%) F5
13 1 (1.27%) McAfee
13 1 (1.27%) NetApp
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