The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 193 190 193
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 24 45 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.81% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.85% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 15
Median salary £37,250 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.57% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £30,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £50,000 £49,200
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
4638 5272 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.18% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3803 3877 3934
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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 1 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 11 £38,750 +1.97% 2
Bracknell -12 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Slough - 3 £28,750 -
Thatcham - 2 £37,000 -
Newbury - 1 £30,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (66.10%) VMware
2 37 (62.71%) Windows
3 36 (61.02%) Active Directory
3 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
4 28 (47.46%) Cisco
4 28 (47.46%) Firewall
5 26 (44.07%) MS Exchange
6 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
6 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (25.42%) Network Security
10 15 (25.42%) WAN
11 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (22.03%) Juniper
12 13 (22.03%) F5
12 13 (22.03%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
13 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (20.34%) LAN
13 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.64%) SQL
14 11 (18.64%) DNS
14 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
15 10 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (16.95%) Cisco ASA
16 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
16 9 (15.25%) SAN
16 9 (15.25%) CCIE

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (44.07%) MS Exchange
2 17 (28.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) Firewall
2 15 (25.42%) Network Security
2 15 (25.42%) WAN
3 12 (20.34%) LAN
4 11 (18.64%) DNS
5 10 (16.95%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (16.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (15.25%) DHCP
6 9 (15.25%) SAN
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (10.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (6.78%) MPLS
8 4 (6.78%) Wireless
9 3 (5.08%) BGP
9 3 (5.08%) EIGRP
9 3 (5.08%) IPv4
9 3 (5.08%) L2TP
9 3 (5.08%) NAS
9 3 (5.08%) OSPF
9 3 (5.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.69%) e-Health
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
3 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
2 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
2 5 (8.47%) SIEM
3 4 (6.78%) ITIL
3 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (5.08%) Migration
5 2 (3.39%) Change Management
5 2 (3.39%) Data Management
6 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.69%) Change Control
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Fault Management
6 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.69%) Network Management
6 1 (1.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.69%) C
3 1 (1.69%) C++
3 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.25%) CCIE
3 6 (10.17%) CCSE
3 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.78%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) CCNP
6 3 (5.08%) CEH
6 3 (5.08%) CISSP
6 3 (5.08%) JNCIA
6 3 (5.08%) SANS
6 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.39%) CCIP
7 2 (3.39%) CCSP
7 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.39%) MCP
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.69%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (61.02%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (22.03%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.47%) XenServer
6 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.39%) vSphere
8 1 (1.69%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Endace
2 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) Legato
2 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.69%) Simpana
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) VMware
2 28 (47.46%) Cisco
3 23 (38.98%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.03%) F5
4 13 (22.03%) Juniper
5 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
6 7 (11.86%) Citrix
7 5 (8.47%) ArcSight
7 5 (8.47%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.47%) Forcepoint
8 4 (6.78%) HP
8 4 (6.78%) Nokia
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) IBM
9 3 (5.08%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.39%) arcserve
10 2 (3.39%) CA
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) Veeam
11 1 (1.69%) NetApp