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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 181 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 44 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.74% 0.78% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.84% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 36
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,800 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
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
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Bracknell -19 16 £10,000 -68.75%
Reading -2 13 £35,000 - 2
Wokingham - 6 £30,000 -
Maidenhead -12 2 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 62 (76.54%) Active Directory
3 57 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 55 (67.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 51 (62.96%) SQL
6 47 (58.02%) Security Cleared
7 44 (54.32%) VMware
8 43 (53.09%) DV Cleared
8 43 (53.09%) DNS
9 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
10 41 (50.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (43.21%) SharePoint
12 34 (41.98%) Citrix
13 33 (40.74%) PowerShell
14 32 (39.51%) DHCP
15 28 (34.57%) IIS
15 28 (34.57%) Veritas
15 28 (34.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (30.86%) NetBackup
16 25 (30.86%) Meridio
17 24 (29.63%) Incident Management
18 22 (27.16%) Statistics
18 22 (27.16%) SAN
18 22 (27.16%) EDRMS
18 22 (27.16%) SharePoint 2010
19 21 (25.93%) EMC
19 21 (25.93%) Windows XP
19 21 (25.93%) HP
20 19 (23.46%) Apache
20 19 (23.46%) ISA Server

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (43.21%) SharePoint
2 28 (34.57%) IIS
3 22 (27.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (23.46%) Apache
5 17 (20.99%) MS Exchange
6 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (9.88%) Lync
7 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (9.88%) Documentum
8 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (7.41%) Live Communications Server
10 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
12 2 (2.47%) IBM HTTP Server
13 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 43 (53.09%) DNS
2 32 (39.51%) DHCP
3 22 (27.16%) SAN
4 12 (14.81%) Firewall
5 9 (11.11%) NAS
6 6 (7.41%) LAN
6 6 (7.41%) WAN
7 4 (4.94%) VoIP
7 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.47%) LDAP
8 2 (2.47%) DMZ
8 2 (2.47%) ICMP
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) EDRMS
2 17 (20.99%) IDOL
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MSI
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (19.75%) Telecoms
2 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 15 (18.52%) Retail
3 4 (4.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Statistics
2 7 (8.64%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.64%) Fat Client
3 6 (7.41%) Clustering
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Wiki
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 55 (67.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (50.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (25.93%) Windows XP
5 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (19.75%) Windows 7
7 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (11.11%) Linux
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 16 (19.75%) ITIL
2 16 (19.75%) Mentoring
2 16 (19.75%) Coaching
3 15 (18.52%) Time Management
4 9 (11.11%) Network Management
5 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.70%) Migration
7 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.47%) Workflow
8 2 (2.47%) People Management
8 2 (2.47%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.23%) Service Management
9 1 (1.23%) Change Management
9 1 (1.23%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.23%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.23%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.96%) SQL
2 33 (40.74%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.64%) VBScript
3 7 (8.64%) VB
4 2 (2.47%) Python
4 2 (2.47%) Google Apps Script
4 2 (2.47%) Java
4 2 (2.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (58.02%) Security Cleared
2 43 (53.09%) DV Cleared
3 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 18 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (16.05%) MCSE
6 8 (9.88%) MCP
7 7 (8.64%) MCITP
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.94%) MCSA
8 4 (4.94%) CCNP
8 4 (4.94%) CCNA
9 3 (3.70%) MCTS
10 2 (2.47%) Degree
10 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.23%) VCP5
11 1 (1.23%) CCA
11 1 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.23%) CCEA
11 1 (1.23%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (76.54%) Active Directory
2 28 (34.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (23.46%) ISA Server
4 9 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.94%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.70%) XenApp
7 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.47%) XenServer
8 2 (2.47%) NLBS
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.23%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) NetBackup
2 13 (16.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 13 (16.05%) SCCM
3 8 (9.88%) SCOM
4 7 (8.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (7.41%) Unicenter
5 6 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (7.41%) Netcool
5 6 (7.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 44 (54.32%) VMware
3 34 (41.98%) Citrix
4 28 (34.57%) Veritas
5 25 (30.86%) Meridio
6 21 (25.93%) EMC
6 21 (25.93%) HP
7 15 (18.52%) Fujitsu
8 11 (13.58%) Oracle
8 11 (13.58%) Cisco
9 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
10 6 (7.41%) Dell
11 4 (4.94%) Juniper
12 3 (3.70%) Google
13 1 (1.23%) AppSense
13 1 (1.23%) NetApp
13 1 (1.23%) NetIQ
13 1 (1.23%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
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