The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 87 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 15 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.34% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 7
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,100 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £48,200
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
3rd Line Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1089 1400 1831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.97% 97.15% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1241 1601
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Cheshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crewe - 5 £22,500 -
Warrington +15 2 £23,750 -40.62%
Nantwich - 2 £29,000 -
Northwich - 2 £33,000 -
Chester +6 1 £34,000 +4.61% 1
Runcorn +6 1 £32,500 -
Wilmslow -20 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
3rd Line Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cheshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) VMware
4 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
4 15 (46.88%) Hyper-V
5 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
7 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 11 (34.38%) VPN
9 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
10 9 (28.13%) Office 365
10 9 (28.13%) MCSE
10 9 (28.13%) MS Office
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (28.13%) MCITP
11 8 (25.00%) Citrix
11 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (25.00%) SQL
12 7 (21.88%) VMware Server
13 6 (18.75%) MCSA
13 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (15.63%) PaperCut
14 5 (15.63%) Sage X3
14 5 (15.63%) Skype
14 5 (15.63%) OneDrive
14 5 (15.63%) Power BI
14 5 (15.63%) XenApp
14 5 (15.63%) Android

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Line 50
1 5 (15.63%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Office 365
2 5 (15.63%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) VPN
2 6 (18.75%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (15.63%) Skype
3 5 (15.63%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) SAN
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) DHCP
6 1 (3.13%) DNS
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Power BI
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (12.50%) Billing
1 4 (12.50%) Publishing
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
1 4 (12.50%) iSeries
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.63%) Android
3 5 (15.63%) Apple iOS
3 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.38%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.38%) ITSM
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) MCITP
1 9 (28.13%) MCSE
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 15 (46.88%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Server
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (15.63%) XenApp
6 3 (9.38%) ProxySG
7 2 (6.25%) vSphere
8 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
8 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) PaperCut
2 4 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 8 (25.00%) Citrix
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) Sage
3 5 (15.63%) Siemens
4 4 (12.50%) Dell
4 4 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (12.50%) EqualLogic
5 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
Wilmslow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago