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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 182 206 194
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 43 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 0.47% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.50% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 27
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 £56,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
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
5412 5407 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.06% 93.50% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 3971 4211
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +16 22 £34,000 -32.00% 1
Bracknell -9 13 £35,000 -30.00% 2
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 77 (87.50%) Windows
2 57 (64.77%) VMware
3 56 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
5 52 (59.09%) SQL
6 48 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (51.14%) Security Cleared
8 42 (47.73%) Citrix
8 42 (47.73%) SAN
8 42 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (46.59%) SC Cleared
10 38 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 36 (40.91%) DV Cleared
12 35 (39.77%) DNS
12 35 (39.77%) PowerShell
13 27 (30.68%) DHCP
14 25 (28.41%) Windows XP
14 25 (28.41%) Veritas
14 25 (28.41%) NetBackup
14 25 (28.41%) Incident Management
15 24 (27.27%) SharePoint
15 24 (27.27%) MS Exchange
15 24 (27.27%) LAN
15 24 (27.27%) WAN
15 24 (27.27%) Firewall
15 24 (27.27%) Meridio
16 23 (26.14%) Cisco
16 23 (26.14%) Statistics
16 23 (26.14%) Hyper-V
17 22 (25.00%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 24 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.32%) IIS
3 15 (17.05%) Apache
3 15 (17.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (10.23%) Live Communications Server
6 7 (7.95%) Documentum
7 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.27%) Lync
9 2 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (47.73%) SAN
2 35 (39.77%) DNS
3 27 (30.68%) DHCP
4 24 (27.27%) LAN
4 24 (27.27%) WAN
4 24 (27.27%) Firewall
5 14 (15.91%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.82%) NAS
7 6 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (4.55%) VPN
9 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.27%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) EDRMS
2 15 (17.05%) IDOL
3 9 (10.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MSI
2 1 (1.14%) Subversion
2 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Statistics
2 9 (10.23%) Thin Client
2 9 (10.23%) Fat Client
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Replication
3 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.41%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (87.50%) Windows
2 48 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (28.41%) Windows XP
5 20 (22.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.68%) Linux
8 2 (2.27%) UNIX
8 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.41%) Incident Management
2 20 (22.73%) ITIL
3 14 (15.91%) Mentoring
3 14 (15.91%) Coaching
4 13 (14.77%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.64%) Time Management
6 9 (10.23%) Problem Management
7 8 (9.09%) Network Management
8 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (6.82%) Capacity Management
9 6 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.27%) People Management
12 1 (1.14%) Server Monitoring
12 1 (1.14%) Software Distribution
12 1 (1.14%) Workflow
12 1 (1.14%) Validation
12 1 (1.14%) Data Management
12 1 (1.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (1.14%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) SQL
2 35 (39.77%) PowerShell
3 11 (12.50%) VBScript
4 10 (11.36%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (51.14%) Security Cleared
2 41 (46.59%) SC Cleared
3 36 (40.91%) DV Cleared
4 11 (12.50%) MCSE
4 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.95%) MCP
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.41%) CCA
6 3 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.27%) MCTS
7 2 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (1.14%) Degree
8 1 (1.14%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 42 (47.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (26.14%) Hyper-V
4 15 (17.05%) ISA Server
5 13 (14.77%) XenApp
6 10 (11.36%) vSphere
7 9 (10.23%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (7.95%) VMware ESX
9 6 (6.82%) VMware Server
10 3 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.41%) XenServer
10 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
11 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (28.41%) NetBackup
2 19 (21.59%) SCCM
3 17 (19.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (10.23%) Netcool
4 9 (10.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (10.23%) Unicenter
4 9 (10.23%) SCOM
4 9 (10.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (6.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (3.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.27%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.14%) Legato
8 1 (1.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.14%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 57 (64.77%) VMware
2 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 42 (47.73%) Citrix
4 25 (28.41%) Veritas
5 24 (27.27%) Meridio
6 23 (26.14%) Cisco
7 22 (25.00%) EMC
8 19 (21.59%) Oracle
9 18 (20.45%) HP
10 10 (11.36%) Fujitsu
11 7 (7.95%) Juniper
12 6 (6.82%) Sun
12 6 (6.82%) StorageTek
12 6 (6.82%) Brocade
13 3 (3.41%) Symantec
13 3 (3.41%) AppSense
14 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
15 1 (1.14%) NetIQ
15 1 (1.14%) Google
15 1 (1.14%) CommVault
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