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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 85 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.59% 1.30% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.35% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 12
Median salary £31,000 £31,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.58% -11.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,050 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,000 £46,800
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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
972 1263 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.05% 96.63% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 784 1101 1442
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 24 January 2017. 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 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
Chester -2 2 £31,250 -3.84%
Warrington +10 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £30,000 -
Crewe - 1 £22,500 -
Northwich - 1 £32,000 -
3rd Line Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Cheshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
4 12 (42.86%) VMware
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 10 (35.71%) MS Office
7 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (25.00%) Office 365
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (21.43%) Android
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
9 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 6 (21.43%) VPN
10 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) SLA
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
10 5 (17.86%) Siemens
10 5 (17.86%) Sage
10 5 (17.86%) Firewall
10 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (17.86%) PaperCut
10 5 (17.86%) Sage X3

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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (35.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Line 50
1 5 (17.86%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) OneDrive
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) VoIP
1 6 (21.43%) VPN
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 5 (17.86%) Skype
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (14.29%) VLAN
4 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (3.57%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Power BI
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (14.29%) Billing
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) iSeries
2 3 (10.71%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Android
3 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows CE
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITSM
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Server Building
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCITP
1 3 (10.71%) MCSA
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
4 3 (10.71%) ProxySG
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) PaperCut
2 3 (10.71%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (3.57%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 5 (17.86%) Sage
3 5 (17.86%) Siemens
4 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.57%) Motorola
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) SOTI
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