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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 95 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 17 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.20% 0.93% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.98% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 11
Median salary £48,750 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -

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
1373 2044 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.24% 94.63% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 997 1589 1474
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 21 (77.78%) VMware
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 15 (55.56%) SAN
4 15 (55.56%) NetApp
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
7 11 (40.74%) NAS
8 6 (22.22%) Clustering
8 6 (22.22%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 5 (18.52%) LAN
9 5 (18.52%) WAN
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
10 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
10 4 (14.81%) Network Management
10 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (14.81%) Veeam
10 4 (14.81%) SLA
10 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
10 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
10 4 (14.81%) Service Management
10 4 (14.81%) Firewall
10 4 (14.81%) IBM

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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) SAN
2 11 (40.74%) NAS
3 5 (18.52%) LAN
3 5 (18.52%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Solaris
7 4 (14.81%) Unix
8 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (7.41%) AIX
9 2 (7.41%) HPUX
10 1 (3.70%) CentOS
10 1 (3.70%) Debian
10 1 (3.70%) SUSE
10 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
1 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
1 4 (14.81%) Network Management
1 4 (14.81%) Service Management
2 2 (7.41%) Data Management
2 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Presales
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (55.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (7.41%) Legato
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) NetApp
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.81%) Veeam
6 2 (7.41%) CommVault
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) Sybase
6 2 (7.41%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) arcserve
7 1 (3.70%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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