The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 57 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.19% 0.27% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.28% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
515 716 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.66% 97.55% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 473 584 585
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Cardiff region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) WebRTC
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) WebRTC
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco