The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Technical Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Technical Support
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 96 144 150
Rank change year-on-year +48 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.89% 0.051% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.055% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.89% +2.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1205 1829 2302
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.26% 93.84% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1479 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Technical Support 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Technical Support in Reading

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Technical Support in Reading over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Technical Support in Reading

3rd Line Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Reading region featuring 3rd Line Technical Support in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Veeam
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Backup Exec
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) EMC
3 8 (53.33%) CommVault
3 8 (53.33%) Veritas
4 7 (46.67%) NetApp
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) arcserve
5 6 (40.00%) Clustering
5 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (40.00%) Data Management
5 6 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (33.33%) SCCM
6 5 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (26.67%) Time Management

3rd Line Technical Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Informix
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Replication
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 3 (20.00%) HPUX
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) SUSE
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) Debian
6 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (26.67%) Time Management
3 3 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Backup Exec
2 6 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (33.33%) SCCM
4 4 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Veeam
2 8 (53.33%) CommVault
2 8 (53.33%) EMC
2 8 (53.33%) Veritas
3 7 (46.67%) arcserve
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Sybase
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Genesis Associates (UK) Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago