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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 193 184 188
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 33 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.62% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 34
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
5462 5257 5323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.33% 93.16% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3813 4136 4455
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -11 13 £38,000 +9.35% 1
Reading 0 9 £41,250 +7.14% 1
Wokingham - 6 £30,000 -
Windsor - 1 £36,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 58 (87.88%) Windows
2 52 (78.79%) Active Directory
3 48 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 43 (65.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (62.12%) SQL
6 39 (59.09%) Security Cleared
7 35 (53.03%) DV Cleared
8 34 (51.52%) DNS
9 33 (50.00%) SC Cleared
9 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (45.45%) VMware
11 27 (40.91%) PowerShell
11 27 (40.91%) SharePoint
12 26 (39.39%) Citrix
13 25 (37.88%) DHCP
14 24 (36.36%) IIS
15 22 (33.33%) Veritas
16 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (28.79%) NetBackup
17 19 (28.79%) Meridio
17 19 (28.79%) HP
18 17 (25.76%) EMC
18 17 (25.76%) EDRMS
18 17 (25.76%) Incident Management
18 17 (25.76%) SharePoint 2010
19 16 (24.24%) Windows 7
19 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (24.24%) Statistics
19 16 (24.24%) Windows XP
20 15 (22.73%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 24 (36.36%) IIS
3 17 (25.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (21.21%) MS Exchange
4 14 (21.21%) Apache
5 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (10.61%) Lync
6 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (7.58%) Documentum
8 5 (7.58%) Live Communications Server
9 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (51.52%) DNS
2 25 (37.88%) DHCP
3 15 (22.73%) SAN
4 9 (13.64%) NAS
5 6 (9.09%) Firewall
6 4 (6.06%) VoIP
7 3 (4.55%) LDAP
8 2 (3.03%) DMZ
8 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
9 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) EDRMS
2 13 (19.70%) IDOL
3 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.58%) MS Access
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MSI
2 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Statistics
2 6 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 6 (9.09%) Clustering
2 6 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (87.88%) Windows
2 43 (65.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (24.24%) Windows 7
4 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (24.24%) Windows XP
5 8 (12.12%) Linux
6 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Incident Management
2 12 (18.18%) ITIL
3 10 (15.15%) Time Management
4 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.09%) Network Management
6 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.55%) Migration
8 2 (3.03%) Workflow
8 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.52%) Software Distribution
9 1 (1.52%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.52%) Service Management
9 1 (1.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) SQL
2 27 (40.91%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.12%) VB
4 7 (10.61%) VBScript
5 2 (3.03%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (1.52%) Lua
Qualifications
1 39 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 35 (53.03%) DV Cleared
3 33 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (10.61%) MCSE
6 6 (9.09%) MCITP
7 5 (7.58%) MCP
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.58%) CCNP
8 4 (6.06%) CCNA
8 4 (6.06%) MCSA
9 2 (3.03%) Degree
9 2 (3.03%) MCTS
10 1 (1.52%) VCP5
10 1 (1.52%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
10 1 (1.52%) CCA
10 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.52%) CCEA
10 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (21.21%) ISA Server
4 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 7 (10.61%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.03%) NLBS
6 2 (3.03%) XenServer
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.52%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.52%) XenApp
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) NetBackup
2 12 (18.18%) SCCM
3 10 (15.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (10.61%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (7.58%) Unicenter
5 5 (7.58%) Netcool
5 5 (7.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (7.58%) SCOM
5 5 (7.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 30 (45.45%) VMware
3 26 (39.39%) Citrix
4 22 (33.33%) Veritas
5 19 (28.79%) Meridio
5 19 (28.79%) HP
6 17 (25.76%) EMC
7 11 (16.67%) Fujitsu
8 10 (15.15%) Oracle
9 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
10 6 (9.09%) Dell
10 6 (9.09%) Cisco
11 4 (6.06%) Google
12 2 (3.03%) LANDesk
13 1 (1.52%) F5
13 1 (1.52%) IBM
13 1 (1.52%) Juniper
13 1 (1.52%) CA
13 1 (1.52%) NetApp
13 1 (1.52%) NetIQ
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Fujitsu
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago