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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Technical Support
Rank 112 - 151
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.25% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Median salary £47,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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
1547 2343 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.38% 95.32% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1893 1593
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 7 (53.85%) EMC
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) Sybase
2 6 (46.15%) DB2
2 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) AIX
2 6 (46.15%) HPUX
2 6 (46.15%) Solaris
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 5 (38.46%) SUSE
3 5 (38.46%) Replication
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Hitachi
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Sun
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Avaya
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) PBX
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) 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 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) LAN
2 4 (30.77%) PBX
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) DB2
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 5 (38.46%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) AIX
1 6 (46.15%) HPUX
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Solaris
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) SUSE
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Debian
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) Legato
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) EMC
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) Sybase
3 5 (38.46%) Hitachi
3 5 (38.46%) Sun
4 4 (30.77%) Avaya
4 4 (30.77%) Mitel
4 4 (30.77%) NEC
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Veeam
6 2 (15.38%) CommVault
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) Veritas
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) arcserve
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Symantec