The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 65 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 10 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.32% 1.55% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.65% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,800 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,645 £34,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +3.07%
3rd Line Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 546 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.74% 94.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 602 460 506
Average salary £44,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,804 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Coventry

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 3rd Line 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 Support in their job title.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) Retail
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
4 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) EPoS
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) IIS
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Product Management
8 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 3rd Line 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) EPoS
3 3 (13.64%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (18.18%) Product Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) RPG
3 1 (4.55%) VB6
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCDP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 4 (18.18%) NetApp
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos
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