The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
London / City of London
Rank 194 234 263
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 25 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 48
Median salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £42,500 £50,150
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
4759 6555 9870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.34% 95.88% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4361 5845 8473
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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

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

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

3rd Line 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 Support across the City of London region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in the City of London

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 City of London region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 47 (75.81%) Active Directory
2 39 (62.90%) Windows
3 33 (53.23%) VMware
4 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 29 (46.77%) Citrix
6 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
7 24 (38.71%) MS Exchange
8 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (33.87%) SQL
10 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (30.65%) Finance
12 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
12 18 (29.03%) Cisco
13 17 (27.42%) Office 365
13 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (27.42%) XenApp
13 17 (27.42%) XenDesktop
14 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
15 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
16 12 (19.35%) ITIL
16 12 (19.35%) AppSense
16 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
17 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (17.74%) MS Office
18 10 (16.13%) WAN
18 10 (16.13%) Firewall
18 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
19 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 24 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.45%) IIS
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.61%) Apache
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.42%) Office 365
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) G Suite
3 3 (4.84%) Yammer
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Firewall
1 10 (16.13%) WAN
2 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
4 3 (4.84%) SAN
4 3 (4.84%) VLAN
5 2 (3.23%) DHCP
5 2 (3.23%) Internet
5 2 (3.23%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.61%) FTP
6 1 (1.61%) Network Security
6 1 (1.61%) Skype
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Clustering
1 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.61%) iPhone
3 1 (1.61%) iSeries
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (62.90%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Windows Server
3 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.45%) Linux
7 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
7 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.61%) Unix
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Service Management
3 6 (9.68%) Project Management
4 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.84%) Migration
6 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.61%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.61%) CAFM
7 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.61%) CRM
7 1 (1.61%) DevOps
7 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.61%) Network Design
7 1 (1.61%) Network Management
7 1 (1.61%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 18 (29.03%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.52%) MCSE
3 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.84%) CCNP
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.84%) MCSA
5 2 (3.23%) Degree
5 2 (3.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) CCNA
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (75.81%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (27.42%) XenApp
3 17 (27.42%) XenDesktop
4 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 7 (11.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.23%) Scalr
3 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
3 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) VMware
2 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.77%) Citrix
4 18 (29.03%) Cisco
5 12 (19.35%) AppSense
6 7 (11.29%) Sage
7 6 (9.68%) NetApp
8 5 (8.06%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (4.84%) Google
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle
10 2 (3.23%) Juniper
10 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.23%) Meraki
10 2 (3.23%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.23%) Sophos
11 1 (1.61%) iManage
11 1 (1.61%) Lotus
11 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.61%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.61%) Ruckus Wireless
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