The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 27 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.48% 1.53% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.57% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 127 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 99.26% 96.95% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 92 113 159
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 Chester

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Chester

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Chester

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
1 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) F5