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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 88 104 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 1.26% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.31% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 21
Median salary £32,500 £36,625 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.26% +4.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
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
1015 1597 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.94% 96.09% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 868 1253 1291
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Warrington +14 2 £28,750 +7.47%
3rd Line Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cheshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 10 (58.82%) Android
5 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
5 9 (52.94%) NAS
5 9 (52.94%) VPN
5 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) IIS
6 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) ITIL
6 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
6 8 (47.06%) Time Management
6 8 (47.06%) Business Continuity
6 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (47.06%) Software Licensing
6 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
8 2 (11.76%) MobiControl
8 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) Motorola
8 2 (11.76%) Windows CE
8 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (11.76%) XenApp

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 9 (52.94%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
1 9 (52.94%) NAS
1 9 (52.94%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Android
4 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Windows CE
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (47.06%) Business Continuity
2 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
2 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Software Licensing
2 8 (47.06%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) MobiControl
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Motorola
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
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