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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Technical Support
Rank 127 142 140
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.044% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.046% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
1658 2191 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.12% 95.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1599 1643
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 £23,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) SUSE
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) HPUX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) HPUX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) SUSE
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Legato
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) arcserve
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas