The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 258 316 320
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% 0.019% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.020% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -37.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -24.41%
3rd Line Support Specialist
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
6363 9927 9741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.42% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5733 8625 8309
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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

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

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

3rd Line Support Specialist
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 Support Specialist across the City of London region.

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

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) SCSM
1 3 (100.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
3 1 (33.33%) RightFax
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec