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

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 83 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 23 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.69% 1.47% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 1.56% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 16
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +4.47%
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
1320 2057 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.27% 94.44% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1591 1513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
4 19 (50.00%) NetApp
4 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (42.11%) SAN
7 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
8 12 (31.58%) NAS
9 9 (23.68%) Veeam
9 9 (23.68%) Backup Exec
10 8 (21.05%) Clustering
10 8 (21.05%) HP
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.05%) Citrix
10 8 (21.05%) Cisco
11 7 (18.42%) Office 365
11 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
12 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.16%) Presales
13 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (13.16%) Internet
13 5 (13.16%) EMC
13 5 (13.16%) Firewall
13 5 (13.16%) LAN
13 5 (13.16%) Linux

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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) SAN
2 12 (31.58%) NAS
3 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 5 (13.16%) Internet
3 5 (13.16%) LAN
3 5 (13.16%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) DNS
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (84.21%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (34.21%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.16%) Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Solaris
7 3 (7.89%) Unix
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.63%) AIX
9 1 (2.63%) CentOS
9 1 (2.63%) Debian
9 1 (2.63%) HPUX
9 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) ITIL
1 5 (13.16%) Presales
2 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
2 4 (10.53%) Data Management
2 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
2 4 (10.53%) Network Management
2 4 (10.53%) Service Management
2 4 (10.53%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) NCDA
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) ISO 9000
2 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.53%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (5.26%) Legato
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 19 (50.00%) NetApp
3 9 (23.68%) Veeam
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
4 8 (21.05%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.16%) EMC
6 4 (10.53%) CommVault
6 4 (10.53%) IBM
6 4 (10.53%) Veritas
7 3 (7.89%) arcserve
7 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
7 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.26%) Synology
9 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle
9 1 (2.63%) Sybase
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 5% Bonus + Pension+Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago