The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 161 174
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 19 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.57% 1.01% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.04% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +6.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.44% -4.16%  

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 3142 4311 4936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3480 3718
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Berkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Berkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Berkshire

3rd Line Support
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +11 11 £46,250 +20.12%
Maidenhead +9 7 £37,500 +2.73%
Wokingham +22 1 £38,750 +3.33%
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 3rd Line 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 Berkshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
3 30 (56.60%) Windows Server
4 25 (47.17%) Veeam
5 24 (45.28%) Office 365
6 21 (39.62%) VMware
6 21 (39.62%) Backup Exec
7 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
9 17 (32.08%) SQL
10 16 (30.19%) Hyper-V
10 16 (30.19%) SCCM
10 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (28.30%) NetApp
12 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
12 14 (26.42%) Clustering
13 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (20.75%) MS Exchange
14 11 (20.75%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery Management
15 10 (18.87%) DNS
15 10 (18.87%) EMC
15 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
15 10 (18.87%) Firewall
16 9 (16.98%) Veritas
16 9 (16.98%) SAN
16 9 (16.98%) Virtual Environments
17 8 (15.09%) Internet
17 8 (15.09%) arcserve
17 8 (15.09%) HP

3rd Line Support 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 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Office 365
2 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) DNS
1 10 (18.87%) Firewall
2 9 (16.98%) SAN
3 8 (15.09%) Internet
4 5 (9.43%) NAS
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) Network Security
6 1 (1.89%) LAN
6 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.89%) VoIP
6 1 (1.89%) WAN
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
6 1 (1.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) Informix
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) French Language
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Clustering
2 11 (20.75%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Windows Server
3 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.21%) Linux
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.43%) Unix
7 2 (3.77%) AIX
7 2 (3.77%) Debian
7 2 (3.77%) HPUX
7 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.77%) Solaris
7 2 (3.77%) SUSE
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
1 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery Management
2 9 (16.98%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (11.32%) ITIL
3 6 (11.32%) Time Management
4 5 (9.43%) Data Management
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.55%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.55%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Presales
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.66%) Server Building
6 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.77%) Build Automation
7 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.77%) Information Management
7 2 (3.77%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.77%) C
3 2 (3.77%) C++
3 2 (3.77%) Java
3 2 (3.77%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MCSA
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) NCDA
2 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 34 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.19%) Hyper-V
3 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Backup Exec
2 16 (30.19%) SCCM
3 5 (9.43%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.66%) AirWatch
4 3 (5.66%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (3.77%) Ansible
5 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.77%) PaperCut
5 2 (3.77%) Puppet
5 2 (3.77%) SafeCom
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Veeam
2 21 (39.62%) VMware
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.30%) NetApp
5 10 (18.87%) EMC
6 9 (16.98%) Veritas
7 8 (15.09%) arcserve
7 8 (15.09%) HP
8 7 (13.21%) CommVault
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco
9 4 (7.55%) Citrix
9 4 (7.55%) Dell
9 4 (7.55%) EqualLogic
10 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.77%) Equitrac
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle
10 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.77%) Sybase
10 2 (3.77%) Synology
11 1 (1.89%) Lotus
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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