The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 85 129 129
Rank change year-on-year
+44 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 19 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.54% 1.00% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.07% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 7
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1206 1968 2269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.73% 94.03% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1557 1592
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 3rd Line Support Engineer 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 Reading region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 25 (69.44%) Windows Server
4 24 (66.67%) VMware
5 18 (50.00%) NetApp
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (41.67%) SAN
8 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
9 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 11 (30.56%) NAS
11 10 (27.78%) Veeam
11 10 (27.78%) Backup Exec
12 9 (25.00%) Clustering
13 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
14 7 (19.44%) EMC
15 6 (16.67%) CommVault
15 6 (16.67%) HP
15 6 (16.67%) DNS
15 6 (16.67%) Linux
15 6 (16.67%) NetBackup
15 6 (16.67%) Data Management
15 6 (16.67%) Veritas
15 6 (16.67%) Firewall
15 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (13.89%) Office 365
16 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (13.89%) HP Data Protector

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) SAN
2 11 (30.56%) NAS
3 6 (16.67%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 5 (13.89%) WAN
5 4 (11.11%) Internet
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security
6 3 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (5.56%) DHCP
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Windows Server
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) Solaris
7 3 (8.33%) Unix
8 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) AIX
9 1 (2.78%) CentOS
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) HPUX
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Data Management
2 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Network Management
2 4 (11.11%) Presales
2 4 (11.11%) Service Management
2 4 (11.11%) Time Management
3 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 18 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 6 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (13.89%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (11.11%) SCCM
5 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) VMware
2 18 (50.00%) NetApp
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) Veeam
5 7 (19.44%) EMC
6 6 (16.67%) CommVault
6 6 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (16.67%) Veritas
7 5 (13.89%) arcserve
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco
8 4 (11.11%) Citrix
8 4 (11.11%) IBM
9 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.78%) Dell
10 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle
10 1 (2.78%) Sybase
10 1 (2.78%) Symantec