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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 173 173 178
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 41 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 0.92% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.96% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 34
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £47,850
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
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
4283 4874 5611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.85% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3422 3771 3878
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 £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 21 £45,000 +37.40% 1
Bracknell -9 4 £37,500 -2.59% 2
Newbury -6 1 £29,500 -6.34%
Wokingham -10 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 28 August 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 59 (72.84%) VMware
2 51 (62.96%) Active Directory
3 49 (60.49%) Windows
4 44 (54.32%) Windows Server
5 36 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
8 27 (33.33%) WAN
9 25 (30.86%) MS Exchange
9 25 (30.86%) Cisco
9 25 (30.86%) Citrix
10 24 (29.63%) Linux
10 24 (29.63%) LAN
11 22 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (23.46%) EMC
13 18 (22.22%) SAN
14 17 (20.99%) CCNA
14 17 (20.99%) DNS
14 17 (20.99%) AIX
15 16 (19.75%) DHCP
15 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (18.52%) Firewall
16 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (17.28%) SCCM
17 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
18 13 (16.05%) Unix
19 12 (14.81%) MCSE
19 12 (14.81%) MCSA
19 12 (14.81%) MS Excel

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 25 (30.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.64%) Skype for Business
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.33%) WAN
2 24 (29.63%) LAN
3 18 (22.22%) SAN
4 17 (20.99%) DNS
5 16 (19.75%) DHCP
6 15 (18.52%) Firewall
7 5 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (6.17%) NAS
7 5 (6.17%) VoIP
7 5 (6.17%) Wireless
8 4 (4.94%) MPLS
8 4 (4.94%) PBX
8 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.94%) VPN
9 3 (3.70%) BGP
9 3 (3.70%) EIGRP
9 3 (3.70%) IPsec
9 3 (3.70%) L2TP
9 3 (3.70%) OSPF
9 3 (3.70%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) DB2
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.70%) Publishing
2 2 (2.47%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Electronics
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.58%) Clustering
3 6 (7.41%) Replication
4 4 (4.94%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.47%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (60.49%) Windows
2 44 (54.32%) Windows Server
3 30 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (29.63%) Linux
5 17 (20.99%) AIX
6 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (16.05%) Unix
9 9 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (9.88%) Solaris
11 7 (8.64%) HPUX
11 7 (8.64%) SUSE
11 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
12 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.23%) CentOS
13 1 (1.23%) Debian
13 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.11%) ITIL
2 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (9.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (9.88%) Validation
3 4 (4.94%) Migration
3 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.70%) Data Management
4 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.47%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.47%) Compliance Management
5 2 (2.47%) High Availability
5 2 (2.47%) ITSM
5 2 (2.47%) Network Management
5 2 (2.47%) Service Management
6 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.23%) Change Control
6 1 (1.23%) Change Management
6 1 (1.23%) DevOps
6 1 (1.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
3 6 (7.41%) C
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
4 2 (2.47%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.99%) CCNA
3 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (14.81%) MCSA
4 12 (14.81%) MCSE
5 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
6 10 (12.35%) DV Cleared
7 5 (6.17%) CCIE
7 5 (6.17%) CCNP
8 4 (4.94%) MCP
8 4 (4.94%) MOS
9 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.47%) CCIP
10 2 (2.47%) CCSP
10 2 (2.47%) RHCE
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.23%) RHCA
11 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 36 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 9 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.17%) vSphere
6 4 (4.94%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.47%) KVM
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.23%) Samba
9 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (17.28%) SCCM
2 11 (13.58%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (11.11%) WSUS
4 8 (9.88%) SCOM
5 5 (6.17%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.70%) Legato
6 3 (3.70%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.23%) Puppet
8 1 (1.23%) Simpana
8 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (72.84%) VMware
2 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.86%) Cisco
3 25 (30.86%) Citrix
4 19 (23.46%) EMC
5 10 (12.35%) HP
5 10 (12.35%) Red Hat
6 9 (11.11%) Oracle
7 7 (8.64%) Sybase
8 6 (7.41%) Google
8 6 (7.41%) Hitachi
8 6 (7.41%) Sun
9 5 (6.17%) arcserve
9 5 (6.17%) Avaya
9 5 (6.17%) Juniper
9 5 (6.17%) Veeam
10 4 (4.94%) Mitel
10 4 (4.94%) NEC
10 4 (4.94%) NetApp
11 3 (3.70%) Veritas
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Networx
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago