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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 151 162 149
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 31 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 1.28% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.34% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 46
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £31,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
3426 5079 5206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.67% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2708 4124 3749
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +27 23 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Slough +14 2 £36,250 +0.69% 1
Bracknell +9 1 £34,000 -25.68% 2
Maidenhead +1 1 £57,500 +64.28%
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (77.03%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 50 (67.57%) VMware
3 47 (63.51%) Windows Server
4 40 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (31.08%) Citrix
5 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
6 22 (29.73%) LAN
6 22 (29.73%) WAN
6 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
7 20 (27.03%) NetApp
7 20 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (25.68%) CCNA
9 18 (24.32%) DNS
9 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (22.97%) Cisco
10 17 (22.97%) SAN
11 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (21.62%) DHCP
11 16 (21.62%) MCSE
12 15 (20.27%) MCSA
13 14 (18.92%) Linux
13 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
14 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
15 12 (16.22%) NAS
16 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
16 11 (14.86%) Firewall
17 9 (12.16%) Clustering
17 9 (12.16%) Backup Exec

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 23 (31.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.70%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Office 365
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.73%) LAN
1 22 (29.73%) WAN
2 18 (24.32%) DNS
3 17 (22.97%) SAN
4 16 (21.62%) DHCP
5 12 (16.22%) NAS
6 11 (14.86%) Firewall
7 7 (9.46%) Internet
8 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.05%) Network Security
9 3 (4.05%) VLAN
10 2 (2.70%) Intranet
10 2 (2.70%) Wireless
11 1 (1.35%) VoIP
11 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.35%) Advertising
1 1 (1.35%) Finance
1 1 (1.35%) Legal
1 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Clustering
2 5 (6.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (6.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.70%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Statistics
5 1 (1.35%) CMDB
5 1 (1.35%) PKI
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (77.03%) Windows
2 47 (63.51%) Windows Server
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.92%) Linux
5 14 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.41%) Solaris
6 4 (5.41%) Unix
7 3 (4.05%) CentOS
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) AIX
8 2 (2.70%) HPUX
9 1 (1.35%) Debian
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE
9 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.46%) ITIL
2 5 (6.76%) Mentoring
2 5 (6.76%) Presales
3 4 (5.41%) Capacity Management
3 4 (5.41%) Data Management
3 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
3 4 (5.41%) ITSM
3 4 (5.41%) Network Management
3 4 (5.41%) Service Management
3 4 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.70%) Analytics
5 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.70%) Microservices
5 2 (2.70%) Migration
5 2 (2.70%) Time Management
6 1 (1.35%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (1.35%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (1.35%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) C++
3 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (25.68%) CCNA
3 16 (21.62%) MCSE
3 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (20.27%) MCSA
5 5 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.05%) CISSP
6 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.05%) RHCA
7 2 (2.70%) CEH
7 2 (2.70%) Degree
7 2 (2.70%) GCIA
7 2 (2.70%) GCIH
7 2 (2.70%) NCDA
8 1 (1.35%) CISA
8 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) ISO 9000
2 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 40 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.76%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.41%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 3 (4.05%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.70%) Grafana
4 2 (2.70%) Legato
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.35%) Nessus
5 1 (1.35%) vMotion
Vendors
1 50 (67.57%) VMware
2 23 (31.08%) Citrix
3 20 (27.03%) NetApp
4 17 (22.97%) Cisco
5 13 (17.57%) Microsoft
6 9 (12.16%) Veeam
7 8 (10.81%) HP
8 6 (8.11%) EMC
9 4 (5.41%) CommVault
9 4 (5.41%) IBM
9 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.41%) Veritas
10 3 (4.05%) arcserve
10 3 (4.05%) Dell
10 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
11 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.70%) Oracle
11 2 (2.70%) Sybase
11 2 (2.70%) Synology
12 1 (1.35%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus + Pension+Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago