The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Technical Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 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 Technical Support
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 203 213
Rank change year-on-year +29 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 5 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +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 3133 4380 4832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.88% 96.58% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2530 3541 3653
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 £67,500 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

3rd Line Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Technical Support in Berkshire

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Technical Support in Berkshire

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Technical Support in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Technical Support in Berkshire

3rd Line Technical 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 Technical Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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 +20 5 £37,500 -16.66%
3rd Line Technical Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring 3rd Line Technical Support in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Veeam
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (60.00%) Backup Exec
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (45.00%) Office 365
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) EMC
6 8 (40.00%) Clustering
6 8 (40.00%) SCCM
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (35.00%) arcserve
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) CommVault
7 7 (35.00%) NetApp
7 7 (35.00%) Veritas
7 7 (35.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (25.00%) Time Management
9 5 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) Linux

3rd Line Technical 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) Informix
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.00%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 7 (35.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.00%) Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (10.00%) HPUX
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) SUSE
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Data Management
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
1 5 (25.00%) Time Management
1 5 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Presales
3 1 (5.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (40.00%) SCCM
3 5 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (10.00%) PaperCut
4 2 (10.00%) SafeCom
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Veeam
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) EMC
4 7 (35.00%) arcserve
4 7 (35.00%) CommVault
4 7 (35.00%) NetApp
4 7 (35.00%) Veritas
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (10.00%) Equitrac
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) Sybase
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix