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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 173 173 152
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 41 54 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 1.07% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.11% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 40
Median salary £37,250 £34,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,750 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
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
4329 4844 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.50% 95.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3490 3656 3831
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 £29,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -2 24 £38,500 +12.40% 2
Maidenhead +3 5 £36,500 -
Newbury - 4 £30,250 -
Bracknell -12 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Thatcham - 2 £37,000 -
Wokingham -20 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Slough - 1 £25,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (61.36%) Windows
2 51 (57.95%) VMware
3 50 (56.82%) Active Directory
3 50 (56.82%) Windows Server
4 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 31 (35.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (29.55%) MS Exchange
7 24 (27.27%) Firewall
7 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (25.00%) Cisco
9 20 (22.73%) SAN
10 19 (21.59%) WAN
11 18 (20.45%) DNS
11 18 (20.45%) EMC
12 17 (19.32%) Citrix
12 17 (19.32%) Linux
12 17 (19.32%) SQL
13 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 16 (18.18%) LAN
14 15 (17.05%) DHCP
14 15 (17.05%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (17.05%) ITIL
15 14 (15.91%) HP
16 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
16 13 (14.77%) AIX
16 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
17 12 (13.64%) Oracle
17 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (13.64%) Unix

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 26 (29.55%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (10.23%) IIS
3 8 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.55%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.27%) Firewall
2 20 (22.73%) SAN
3 19 (21.59%) WAN
4 18 (20.45%) DNS
5 16 (18.18%) LAN
6 15 (17.05%) DHCP
7 8 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (6.82%) Network Security
9 5 (5.68%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (5.68%) NAS
9 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.68%) VPN
10 4 (4.55%) MPLS
10 4 (4.55%) VoIP
11 3 (3.41%) BGP
11 3 (3.41%) Broadband
11 3 (3.41%) EIGRP
11 3 (3.41%) L2TP
11 3 (3.41%) OSPF
11 3 (3.41%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.68%) DB2
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.41%) Publishing
4 2 (2.27%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
1 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (4.55%) Middleware
1 4 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Clustering
1 9 (10.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.95%) Replication
3 5 (5.68%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.14%) Handset
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (61.36%) Windows
2 50 (56.82%) Windows Server
3 31 (35.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (19.32%) Linux
6 13 (14.77%) AIX
7 12 (13.64%) Unix
8 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (7.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (7.95%) Windows 7
10 5 (5.68%) HPUX
10 5 (5.68%) Solaris
10 5 (5.68%) SUSE
10 5 (5.68%) Windows 8
11 2 (2.27%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.14%) Android
12 1 (1.14%) Debian
12 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) ITIL
2 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (6.82%) Data Management
3 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.68%) Validation
5 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.55%) ETL
5 4 (4.55%) Migration
5 4 (4.55%) MVC
5 4 (4.55%) Release Management
5 4 (4.55%) UML
5 4 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 3 (3.41%) High Availability
6 3 (3.41%) SIEM
7 2 (2.27%) DevOps
8 1 (1.14%) Change Control
8 1 (1.14%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.55%) C
3 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.27%) Perl
4 2 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (1.14%) C++
5 1 (1.14%) Java
5 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (17.05%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
4 8 (9.09%) CCIE
4 8 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 7 (7.95%) CCNA
6 6 (6.82%) MCP
7 5 (5.68%) CCNP
7 5 (5.68%) MCSE
7 5 (5.68%) MOS
8 4 (4.55%) MCSA
9 3 (3.41%) CCSE
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.41%) RHCE
10 2 (2.27%) CCIP
10 2 (2.27%) CCSP
10 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 26 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 10 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (6.82%) vSphere
7 5 (5.68%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (5.68%) XenServer
8 3 (3.41%) KVM
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.27%) Samba
10 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) SCCM
2 11 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (7.95%) Backup Exec
4 6 (6.82%) WSUS
5 5 (5.68%) NetBackup
5 5 (5.68%) SCOM
6 3 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.41%) Legato
6 3 (3.41%) Simpana
7 2 (2.27%) Puppet
7 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.14%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (57.95%) VMware
2 32 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.00%) Cisco
4 18 (20.45%) EMC
5 17 (19.32%) Citrix
6 14 (15.91%) HP
7 12 (13.64%) Oracle
8 8 (9.09%) F5
8 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 8 (9.09%) Veeam
9 7 (7.95%) arcserve
9 7 (7.95%) Google
9 7 (7.95%) Juniper
10 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
10 6 (6.82%) IBM
11 5 (5.68%) Sybase
12 4 (4.55%) Avaya
12 4 (4.55%) Dell
12 4 (4.55%) Hitachi
12 4 (4.55%) Sun
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