Period
to 20 June 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Support Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 247 224 274
Rank change year-on-year -23 +50 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 19 42 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.28% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.66% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 40
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.92% +15.63% +1.91%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,575 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £50,125
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,472 6,327 9,036
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,236 5,116 7,344
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -11 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bracknell - 5 £37,500 -
Slough +6 3 £37,500 -
Windsor - 3 £35,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) Office 365
7 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) SLA
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) XenApp
9 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (15.79%) Master's Degree
3 2 (10.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.53%) Opsview
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Altiris
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Forcepoint
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Veritas