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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 182 187 182
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 35 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.64% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.69% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 39
Average salary £36,000 £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.68% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,125 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,150 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -
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
4735 5236 4992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.14% 92.69% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3553 3803 3970
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +10 21 £34,500 -8.00% 3
Bracknell +9 7 £50,000 +66.66%
Wokingham - 2 £32,500 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 45 (60.00%) Windows
2 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 36 (48.00%) SAN
4 34 (45.33%) Active Directory
5 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
6 28 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (36.00%) SQL
8 24 (32.00%) VMware
9 23 (30.67%) SC Cleared
9 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (28.00%) HP
11 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
12 20 (26.67%) Citrix
13 18 (24.00%) EMC
14 17 (22.67%) Cisco
14 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
14 17 (22.67%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (21.33%) DNS
15 16 (21.33%) DHCP
15 16 (21.33%) ITIL
16 15 (20.00%) Oracle
16 15 (20.00%) Windows 7
16 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
16 15 (20.00%) DV Cleared
16 15 (20.00%) Brocade
16 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (20.00%) Data Centre
17 14 (18.67%) Performance Monitoring
17 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
5 5 (6.67%) IIS
6 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Live Communications Server
7 3 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.67%) Lync
8 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.67%) Apache
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.00%) SAN
2 16 (21.33%) DNS
2 16 (21.33%) DHCP
3 14 (18.67%) Fibre Channel
3 14 (18.67%) NAS
4 13 (17.33%) Firewall
5 9 (12.00%) iSCSI
5 9 (12.00%) LAN
6 8 (10.67%) WAN
7 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (8.00%) Wireshark
8 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (8.00%) NetScaler
9 5 (6.67%) VLAN
10 2 (2.67%) VoIP
11 1 (1.33%) Wireless
11 1 (1.33%) IPsec
11 1 (1.33%) MPLS
11 1 (1.33%) BGP
11 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) MS Access
3 2 (2.67%) EDRMS
3 2 (2.67%) IDOL
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
General
1 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.00%) French Language
2 3 (4.00%) German Language
2 3 (4.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (18.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 14 (18.67%) Replication
3 11 (14.67%) IVR
4 9 (12.00%) Fat Client
4 9 (12.00%) Thin Client
5 6 (8.00%) Statistics
6 2 (2.67%) FMCG
7 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (60.00%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (17.33%) Windows XP
7 6 (8.00%) Linux
8 3 (4.00%) UNIX
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 16 (21.33%) ITIL
3 14 (18.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (18.67%) Capacity Management
3 14 (18.67%) Configuration Management
3 14 (18.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (14.67%) Fault Management
4 11 (14.67%) Incident Management
5 7 (9.33%) Time Management
6 6 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.00%) Validation
7 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.67%) Coaching
8 2 (2.67%) Change Management
9 1 (1.33%) Network Design
9 1 (1.33%) Migration
9 1 (1.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.33%) Release Management
9 1 (1.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.67%) VBScript
3 8 (10.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 23 (30.67%) SC Cleared
3 15 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.00%) CCA
5 6 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (6.67%) CCNA
6 5 (6.67%) MCP
7 3 (4.00%) Degree
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.67%) CCNP
9 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.33%) MCTS
9 1 (1.33%) MCITP
9 1 (1.33%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (45.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (22.67%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.00%) XenApp
5 11 (14.67%) Terminal Services
6 6 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (8.00%) vSphere
7 5 (6.67%) XenServer
8 2 (2.67%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 14 (18.67%) SCCM
2 8 (10.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (8.00%) SCOM
3 6 (8.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 6 (8.00%) EdgeSight
4 4 (5.33%) Unicenter
4 4 (5.33%) Netcool
4 4 (5.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.00%) VMware
3 21 (28.00%) HP
4 20 (26.67%) Citrix
5 18 (24.00%) EMC
6 17 (22.67%) Cisco
7 15 (20.00%) Oracle
7 15 (20.00%) Brocade
8 14 (18.67%) Sun
8 14 (18.67%) StorageTek
9 11 (14.67%) Genesys
9 11 (14.67%) Verint
10 8 (10.67%) Veritas
11 6 (8.00%) AppSense
11 6 (8.00%) Meridio
12 2 (2.67%) Juniper
13 1 (1.33%) McAfee
13 1 (1.33%) NetApp
13 1 (1.33%) Avaya
13 1 (1.33%) Dell
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