The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 53 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 17 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.07% 0.73% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 0.76% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
3rd Line Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
520 394 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 93.86% 96.10% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 377 232 259
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Bracknell

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Bracknell

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 29 (74.36%) SQL
4 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (66.67%) DNS
6 25 (64.10%) DHCP
7 24 (61.54%) Citrix
8 23 (58.97%) Incident Management
9 22 (56.41%) Statistics
9 22 (56.41%) Veritas
9 22 (56.41%) NetBackup
10 21 (53.85%) Meridio
10 21 (53.85%) PowerShell
11 20 (51.28%) VMware
12 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
13 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
14 16 (41.03%) DV Cleared
14 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
15 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
16 14 (35.90%) SharePoint
16 14 (35.90%) Apache
16 14 (35.90%) IIS
16 14 (35.90%) IDOL
16 14 (35.90%) SAN
16 14 (35.90%) ISA Server
16 14 (35.90%) EDRMS
16 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (35.90%) Mentoring

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 14 (35.90%) IIS
2 14 (35.90%) Apache
2 14 (35.90%) SharePoint
3 13 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (17.95%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.56%) JBoss
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) DNS
2 25 (64.10%) DHCP
3 14 (35.90%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) Firewall
4 5 (12.82%) LAN
4 5 (12.82%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) EDRMS
1 14 (35.90%) IDOL
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.95%) MS Access
General
1 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 8 (20.51%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Statistics
2 7 (17.95%) Fat Client
2 7 (17.95%) Thin Client
2 7 (17.95%) IVR
3 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (28.21%) Windows XP
5 10 (25.64%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.26%) Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Incident Management
2 14 (35.90%) Mentoring
2 14 (35.90%) Coaching
3 13 (33.33%) Time Management
4 9 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
6 7 (17.95%) Fault Management
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.56%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 16 (41.03%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) VCP4
4 2 (5.13%) CCA
4 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 30 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.90%) ISA Server
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.13%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.13%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) XenServer
6 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (56.41%) NetBackup
2 8 (20.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (17.95%) Unicenter
3 7 (17.95%) Netcool
3 7 (17.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) SCCM
5 3 (7.69%) SCOM
5 3 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (5.13%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.56%) SCSM
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (61.54%) Citrix
3 22 (56.41%) Veritas
4 21 (53.85%) Meridio
5 20 (51.28%) VMware
6 8 (20.51%) Fujitsu
6 8 (20.51%) HP
6 8 (20.51%) EMC
6 8 (20.51%) Oracle
7 7 (17.95%) Cisco
7 7 (17.95%) Genesys
7 7 (17.95%) Verint
8 3 (7.69%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) AppSense
9 2 (5.13%) Juniper
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) IBM
10 1 (2.56%) Altiris
10 1 (2.56%) Websense
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat