The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £38,125 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 191 182
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 20 24 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 0.49% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.51% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 30
Median salary £38,125 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -2.85% -1.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3184 4701 5362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.44% 95.35% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 3860 3965
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.04% +4.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +20 12 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Wokingham - 6 £36,250 -
Slough +14 1 £37,500 +30.43%
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 24 April 2017, 3rd Line Support Engineer 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 Berkshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 31 (73.81%) Windows Server
4 23 (54.76%) VMware
5 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
6 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
8 15 (35.71%) NetApp
8 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (33.33%) Office 365
10 13 (30.95%) Backup Exec
10 13 (30.95%) Veeam
11 12 (28.57%) SCCM
11 12 (28.57%) SAN
12 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
12 11 (26.19%) SQL
12 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
13 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (21.43%) Clustering
14 9 (21.43%) DNS
14 9 (21.43%) NAS
15 7 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (16.67%) Cisco
15 7 (16.67%) EMC
16 6 (14.29%) Veritas
16 6 (14.29%) LAN
16 6 (14.29%) WAN
16 6 (14.29%) Firewall
16 6 (14.29%) Internet
17 5 (11.90%) Virtual Environments

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 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) NAS
3 6 (14.29%) Firewall
3 6 (14.29%) Internet
3 6 (14.29%) LAN
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) DHCP
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.76%) Network Security
5 2 (4.76%) VLAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wireless
6 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 7 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) Windows Server
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.14%) Linux
7 2 (4.76%) Debian
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Data Management
1 5 (11.90%) Migration
1 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery
1 5 (11.90%) Service Delivery Management
1 5 (11.90%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (9.52%) Time Management
3 3 (7.14%) Presales
3 3 (7.14%) Server Building
4 2 (4.76%) Build Automation
4 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 19 (45.24%) Hyper-V
3 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Backup Exec
2 12 (28.57%) SCCM
3 5 (11.90%) NetBackup
4 4 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (4.76%) Ansible
5 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.76%) Puppet
5 2 (4.76%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) NetApp
4 13 (30.95%) Veeam
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco
5 7 (16.67%) EMC
6 6 (14.29%) Veritas
7 5 (11.90%) arcserve
7 5 (11.90%) CommVault
7 5 (11.90%) HP
8 3 (7.14%) Citrix
9 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.38%) Dell
10 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
10 1 (2.38%) IBM
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