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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
South East / Berkshire
Rank 153 146 157
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 28 67 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 1.30% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.37% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 51 44
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

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
3280 4880 5287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.29% 94.90% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2647 4004 3945
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +36 23 £50,000 +48.14% 1
Wokingham - 2 £33,250 -
Slough +11 1 £37,500 +4.16%
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 59 (83.10%) Windows
2 50 (70.42%) Active Directory
3 48 (67.61%) Windows Server
4 43 (60.56%) VMware
5 31 (43.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
7 21 (29.58%) NetApp
7 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (26.76%) MS Exchange
9 18 (25.35%) Citrix
10 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.94%) SAN
10 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (22.54%) LAN
11 16 (22.54%) WAN
12 15 (21.13%) DNS
12 15 (21.13%) Office 365
13 14 (19.72%) Veeam
13 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (18.31%) CCNA
14 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
15 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
15 12 (16.90%) Linux
15 12 (16.90%) Backup Exec
15 12 (16.90%) Firewall
16 11 (15.49%) Clustering
16 11 (15.49%) DHCP
16 11 (15.49%) MCSE
16 11 (15.49%) SQL

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 19 (26.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.41%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Office 365
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) SAN
2 16 (22.54%) LAN
2 16 (22.54%) WAN
3 15 (21.13%) DNS
4 12 (16.90%) Firewall
5 11 (15.49%) DHCP
5 11 (15.49%) NAS
6 7 (9.86%) Internet
7 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
8 5 (7.04%) Network Security
9 3 (4.23%) VLAN
10 2 (2.82%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) DB2
3 1 (1.41%) Big Data
3 1 (1.41%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.41%) Informix
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
General
1 2 (2.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Clustering
2 6 (8.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.82%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) CMDB
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (83.10%) Windows
2 48 (67.61%) Windows Server
3 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
6 12 (16.90%) Linux
7 4 (5.63%) Solaris
7 4 (5.63%) Unix
8 3 (4.23%) CentOS
9 2 (2.82%) AIX
9 2 (2.82%) HPUX
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.41%) Debian
10 1 (1.41%) SUSE
10 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.86%) ITIL
1 7 (9.86%) Presales
2 6 (8.45%) Data Management
3 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
3 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
3 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
3 5 (7.04%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (5.63%) Capacity Management
4 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (5.63%) Migration
4 4 (5.63%) Network Management
4 4 (5.63%) Service Management
4 4 (5.63%) Time Management
5 2 (2.82%) Analytics
5 2 (2.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.82%) ITSM
5 2 (2.82%) Microservices
6 1 (1.41%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.41%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.41%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.41%) C++
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) Python
3 1 (1.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (18.31%) CCNA
3 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (15.49%) MCSE
5 10 (14.08%) MCSA
6 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.23%) CISSP
7 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.82%) CEH
8 2 (2.82%) Degree
8 2 (2.82%) GCIA
8 2 (2.82%) GCIH
8 2 (2.82%) NCDA
8 2 (2.82%) RHCA
9 1 (1.41%) CISA
9 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO 9000
2 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (70.42%) Active Directory
2 31 (43.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (2.82%) XenApp
6 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.41%) vSphere
6 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (16.90%) Backup Exec
2 6 (8.45%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.45%) SCCM
3 5 (7.04%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (4.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.82%) Grafana
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) Nessus
6 1 (1.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) VMware
2 21 (29.58%) NetApp
3 18 (25.35%) Citrix
4 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
5 14 (19.72%) Veeam
6 11 (15.49%) Cisco
7 9 (12.68%) HP
8 8 (11.27%) EMC
9 7 (9.86%) CommVault
9 7 (9.86%) Veritas
10 6 (8.45%) arcserve
11 4 (5.63%) IBM
11 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
12 3 (4.23%) Dell
12 3 (4.23%) EqualLogic
13 2 (2.82%) Oracle
13 2 (2.82%) Sybase
13 2 (2.82%) Synology
14 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.41%) Sage
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