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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 157 207 156
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 40 36 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.98% 0.60% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.62% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 53
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
3rd Line Support
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
3867 5794 5631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.04% 96.01% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2979 4725 3847
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Berkshire region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3rd Line Support
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +37 21 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Bracknell +18 4 £34,000 -15.00%
Slough +19 2 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Maidenhead +2 1 £57,500 +55.40%
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 3rd Line Support 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 in the job title.

1 57 (69.51%) Windows
2 53 (64.63%) Active Directory
3 52 (63.41%) VMware
4 46 (56.10%) Windows Server
5 44 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (41.46%) LAN
6 34 (41.46%) WAN
7 33 (40.24%) Citrix
8 30 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (36.59%) MS Exchange
9 29 (35.37%) CCNA
10 24 (29.27%) Linux
11 22 (26.83%) MCSE
11 22 (26.83%) DHCP
11 22 (26.83%) DNS
11 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (25.61%) MCSA
13 19 (23.17%) Cisco
14 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
15 16 (19.51%) Hyper-V
16 14 (17.07%) EMC
17 13 (15.85%) SAN
18 12 (14.63%) AIX
18 12 (14.63%) SQL
18 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
18 12 (14.63%) Clustering
19 11 (13.41%) Firewall
20 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
21 9 (10.98%) SCCM

3rd Line Support 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 30 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.10%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Office 365
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.46%) LAN
1 34 (41.46%) WAN
2 22 (26.83%) DHCP
2 22 (26.83%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) SAN
4 11 (13.41%) Firewall
5 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.32%) Internet
7 5 (6.10%) VoIP
8 4 (4.88%) NAS
8 4 (4.88%) PBX
9 3 (3.66%) Network Security
9 3 (3.66%) VLAN
10 2 (2.44%) Intranet
10 2 (2.44%) Wireless
11 1 (1.22%) Skype
11 1 (1.22%) VPN
11 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) DB2
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (1.22%) Advertising
2 1 (1.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Clustering
2 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.10%) Replication
4 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) CMDB
6 1 (1.22%) PKI
6 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (69.51%) Windows
2 46 (56.10%) Windows Server
3 34 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (29.27%) Linux
5 12 (14.63%) AIX
6 8 (9.76%) Solaris
6 8 (9.76%) Unix
6 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (7.32%) HPUX
9 5 (6.10%) SUSE
10 3 (3.66%) CentOS
11 1 (1.22%) Debian
11 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (8.54%) ITIL
3 6 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (7.32%) Validation
4 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.88%) Capacity Management
5 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
5 4 (4.88%) ITSM
5 4 (4.88%) Network Management
5 4 (4.88%) Service Management
6 3 (3.66%) Presales
6 3 (3.66%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (2.44%) Analytics
7 2 (2.44%) Data Management
7 2 (2.44%) Microservices
7 2 (2.44%) Migration
7 2 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.22%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.22%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (1.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) C
2 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.44%) Java
3 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.22%) C++
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (36.59%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (35.37%) CCNA
3 22 (26.83%) MCSE
3 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (25.61%) MCSA
5 6 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.66%) CISSP
7 3 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.66%) RHCA
8 2 (2.44%) CEH
8 2 (2.44%) Degree
8 2 (2.44%) GCIA
8 2 (2.44%) GCIH
9 1 (1.22%) CISA
9 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (64.63%) Active Directory
2 44 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.10%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.22%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.22%) vSphere
6 1 (1.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (7.32%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 6 (7.32%) WSUS
4 2 (2.44%) Grafana
4 2 (2.44%) Legato
4 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.22%) Nessus
5 1 (1.22%) vMotion
Vendors
1 52 (63.41%) VMware
2 33 (40.24%) Citrix
3 19 (23.17%) Cisco
4 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
5 14 (17.07%) EMC
6 9 (10.98%) NetApp
7 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.32%) Oracle
8 6 (7.32%) Sybase
8 6 (7.32%) Veeam
9 5 (6.10%) Hitachi
9 5 (6.10%) Sun
10 4 (4.88%) Avaya
10 4 (4.88%) HP
10 4 (4.88%) IBM
10 4 (4.88%) Mitel
10 4 (4.88%) NEC
11 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.44%) CommVault
11 2 (2.44%) Veritas
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