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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 196 183 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 35 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.92% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 14
Average salary £38,750 £41,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.62% +12.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
4902 5319 5101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.87% 95.91% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4015 3938 3749
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 0 22 £32,500 -2.98% 2
Bracknell 0 9 £41,500 -17.00%
Slough -4 1 - -
Ascot - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 42 (62.69%) Windows
1 42 (62.69%) Cisco
2 41 (61.19%) Windows Server
3 38 (56.72%) VMware
4 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
5 31 (46.27%) MS Exchange
6 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
8 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (34.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (32.84%) Firewall
11 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (31.34%) Hyper-V
12 15 (22.39%) Network Security
12 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
13 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
13 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (20.90%) Juniper
14 13 (19.40%) SLA
14 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
15 12 (17.91%) F5
15 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
16 11 (16.42%) WAN
17 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
17 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
18 9 (13.43%) Cisco Nexus
18 9 (13.43%) CCNP
18 9 (13.43%) LAN
18 9 (13.43%) SQL
19 8 (11.94%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 31 (46.27%) MS Exchange
2 23 (34.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) Firewall
2 15 (22.39%) Network Security
3 11 (16.42%) WAN
4 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (13.43%) LAN
6 8 (11.94%) DNS
7 7 (10.45%) ATM
7 7 (10.45%) Frame Relay
8 6 (8.96%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (8.96%) DHCP
8 6 (8.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.48%) Wireless
10 2 (2.99%) Broadband
10 2 (2.99%) IPsec
10 2 (2.99%) IPv4
10 2 (2.99%) SSL
10 2 (2.99%) VoIP
10 2 (2.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) e-Health
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 41 (61.19%) Windows Server
3 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.46%) Linux
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.99%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (2.99%) Unix
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Mentoring
2 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
3 7 (10.45%) Fault Management
3 7 (10.45%) Network Management
3 7 (10.45%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.46%) ITIL
5 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (5.97%) SIEM
6 3 (4.48%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (2.99%) Project Management
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
8 1 (1.49%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.49%) Change Management
8 1 (1.49%) Data Management
8 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.49%) Line Management
8 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.49%) Time Management
8 1 (1.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) C
3 2 (2.99%) Perl
3 2 (2.99%) Python
3 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.99%) VB
4 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
3 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.43%) CCNP
5 8 (11.94%) CCIE
5 8 (11.94%) Degree
6 6 (8.96%) CCNA
6 6 (8.96%) CCSE
7 3 (4.48%) CEH
7 3 (4.48%) CISSP
7 3 (4.48%) MCSE
7 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.48%) SANS
8 2 (2.99%) CCIP
8 2 (2.99%) CCSP
8 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.99%) MCITP
8 2 (2.99%) MCP
9 1 (1.49%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (52.24%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.34%) Hyper-V
3 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (8.96%) XenServer
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.99%) vSphere
5 2 (2.99%) XenApp
6 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Endace
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Cisco
2 38 (56.72%) VMware
3 29 (43.28%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.90%) Juniper
5 12 (17.91%) F5
6 10 (14.93%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.94%) Citrix
8 7 (10.45%) Nortel
9 4 (5.97%) ArcSight
9 4 (5.97%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.97%) Forcepoint
9 4 (5.97%) Nokia
10 3 (4.48%) LogRhythm
11 2 (2.99%) IBM
11 2 (2.99%) NetApp
12 1 (1.49%) AppSense
12 1 (1.49%) CA
12 1 (1.49%) EMC
12 1 (1.49%) Remedy
12 1 (1.49%) Symantec
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