The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 58 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.45% - 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £34,500 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
3rd Line Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
418 359 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 94.78% 97.29% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 330 265 244
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Bradford

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco