The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Support
Rank 301 329 326
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.062% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.69% +4.28%
3rd Line Server Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10344 11272 11248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.64% 92.98% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8917 9756 10309
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

3rd Line Server Support Salary Trend in the City of London

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 3rd Line Server Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Server Support in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (90.91%) MCSE
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) SCCM
4 8 (72.73%) SCOM
4 8 (72.73%) XenApp
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) MCSA
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) vSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (18.18%) MCITP
8 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (18.18%) Lync
8 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 3rd Line Server Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) MCSE
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCSA
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) SCCM
1 8 (72.73%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) AppSense