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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Technical Support
Rank 123 147 138
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.044% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.046% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.29%
3rd Line Technical 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
1749 2179 2198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.11% 96.08% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1638 1558
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2016.

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 July 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) EMC
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Sybase
2 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) AIX
2 7 (58.33%) HPUX
2 7 (58.33%) Solaris
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) SUSE
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Clustering
3 6 (50.00%) Replication
3 6 (50.00%) C
3 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (50.00%) Hitachi
3 6 (50.00%) Sun
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) PBX
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Avaya
5 4 (33.33%) Mitel

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 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) PBX
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VoIP
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) DB2
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
1 6 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) AIX
1 7 (58.33%) HPUX
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Solaris
1 7 (58.33%) SUSE
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Debian
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Legato
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) EMC
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (58.33%) Sybase
3 6 (50.00%) Hitachi
3 6 (50.00%) Sun
4 4 (33.33%) Avaya
4 4 (33.33%) Mitel
4 4 (33.33%) NEC
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (8.33%) arcserve
6 1 (8.33%) CommVault
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas
6 1 (8.33%) VMware