The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Technical Support
Rank 142 142 133
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.039% 0.093% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.098% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £30,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.92% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2358 2041 2264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.91% 94.40% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1761 1643 1962
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
3rd Line Technical Support
Berkshire

3rd Line Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Technical Support in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited 3rd Line Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Technical Support in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

3rd Line Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited 3rd Line Technical Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, 25 days holiday, Health Car
Posted: 4 hours ago