The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 117 119 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 20 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 1.13% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.17% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 9
Median salary £41,750 £32,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.48% -27.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £23,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,425
% change year-on-year
- +1.67%
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 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
1741 2129 2347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 96.61% 96.38% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1325 1642 1652
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,425 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Reading

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 Reading region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 22 (57.89%) VMware
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (50.00%) EMC
3 18 (47.37%) Linux
4 17 (44.74%) AIX
5 15 (39.47%) Windows
6 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
7 12 (31.58%) Citrix
8 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (28.95%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
8 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
9 10 (26.32%) Clustering
9 10 (26.32%) DV Cleared
9 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
9 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
9 10 (26.32%) Unix
10 9 (23.68%) Oracle
10 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (23.68%) SCCM
11 8 (21.05%) SCOM
11 8 (21.05%) WSUS
11 8 (21.05%) Validation
11 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (21.05%) SAN
11 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
11 8 (21.05%) Solaris

3rd Line Support 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 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) SAN
1 8 (21.05%) WAN
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
3 5 (13.16%) VoIP
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
4 4 (10.53%) PBX
4 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) BGP
6 2 (5.26%) Broadband
6 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 2 (5.26%) DNS
6 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.26%) IPsec
6 2 (5.26%) IPv4
6 2 (5.26%) L2TP
6 2 (5.26%) MPLS
6 2 (5.26%) OSPF
6 2 (5.26%) PPP
6 2 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) DB2
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (26.32%) Clustering
3 6 (15.79%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) AIX
3 15 (39.47%) Windows
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server
5 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (26.32%) Unix
7 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (21.05%) Solaris
9 7 (18.42%) HPUX
9 7 (18.42%) SUSE
10 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.63%) CentOS
12 1 (2.63%) Debian
12 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (21.05%) Validation
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 3 (7.89%) Data Management
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.26%) Compliance Management
4 2 (5.26%) High Availability
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.26%) Network Management
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 6 (15.79%) C
3 5 (13.16%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) DV Cleared
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) CCIE
4 2 (5.26%) CCIP
4 2 (5.26%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) CCSP
4 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
4 2 (5.26%) RHCE
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) KVM
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (23.68%) SCCM
3 8 (21.05%) SCOM
3 8 (21.05%) WSUS
4 3 (7.89%) Legato
4 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.63%) Simpana
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) VMware
2 19 (50.00%) EMC
3 12 (31.58%) Citrix
4 10 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle
6 7 (18.42%) Cisco
6 7 (18.42%) HP
6 7 (18.42%) Sybase
7 6 (15.79%) Hitachi
7 6 (15.79%) Sun
8 4 (10.53%) Avaya
8 4 (10.53%) Juniper
8 4 (10.53%) Mitel
8 4 (10.53%) NEC
9 3 (7.89%) NetApp
9 3 (7.89%) Veeam
10 2 (5.26%) arcserve
10 2 (5.26%) CommVault
10 2 (5.26%) Veritas
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