The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had 3rd Line Technical Support 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 Technical Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 97 148 148
Rank change year-on-year
+51 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.096% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.10% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

3rd Line Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

3rd Line Technical Support Salary Trend in Reading

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

3rd Line Technical Support Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 3rd Line Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Veeam
2 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) CommVault
3 7 (63.64%) Veritas
4 6 (54.55%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) arcserve
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) Data Management
4 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) Time Management
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (27.27%) Clustering
7 3 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
8 2 (18.18%) Unix
8 2 (18.18%) Red Hat

3rd Line Technical 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Informix
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (9.09%) PKI
4 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) HPUX
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
5 1 (9.09%) SUSE
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Management
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
3 5 (45.45%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (27.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Veeam
2 7 (63.64%) CommVault
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
2 7 (63.64%) Veritas
3 6 (54.55%) arcserve
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) NetApp
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
7 2 (18.18%) Sybase
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) Dell
8 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
8 1 (9.09%) Symantec