The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 118 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 25 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.07% 1.12% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.14% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 10
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £29,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
3rd Line Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2235 1751 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.51% 98.21% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1415 1554
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Birmingham

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Windows
3 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (27.03%) VMware
6 8 (21.62%) Firewall
7 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (18.92%) LAN
7 7 (18.92%) WAN
8 6 (16.22%) VPN
8 6 (16.22%) CCNA
8 6 (16.22%) Citrix
8 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (13.51%) Firmware
9 5 (13.51%) MPLS
9 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.51%) VoIP
9 5 (13.51%) MS Office
9 5 (13.51%) MCSE
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.51%) Law
10 4 (10.81%) Network Security
10 4 (10.81%) Linux
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) IIS
10 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.81%) DNS

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) LAN
2 7 (18.92%) WAN
3 6 (16.22%) VPN
4 5 (13.51%) MPLS
4 5 (13.51%) VoIP
5 4 (10.81%) DNS
5 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 4 (10.81%) SAN
6 2 (5.41%) DHCP
6 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.70%) IMAP
7 1 (2.70%) IPsec
7 1 (2.70%) L2TP
7 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.70%) SMTP
7 1 (2.70%) SSL
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) Informix
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) iSeries
3 1 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) HPUX
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
2 4 (10.81%) Coaching
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.11%) Network Management
3 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.70%) Line Management
5 1 (2.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.70%) Presales
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) CCNA
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) LPIC
4 1 (2.70%) MCITP
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) Firmware
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) vSphere
5 2 (5.41%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Avaya
4 4 (10.81%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) Symantec
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) Veeam
6 1 (2.70%) Acronis
6 1 (2.70%) AVG
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.70%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.70%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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