The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 57 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 12 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.72% 1.77% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.89% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 8
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +28.33%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
668 742 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.70% 93.69% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 451
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Coventry region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) Linux
4 16 (45.71%) IBM
5 15 (42.86%) Windows
5 15 (42.86%) VMware
5 15 (42.86%) Citrix
6 14 (40.00%) Firewall
7 12 (34.29%) HP
8 11 (31.43%) SAN
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (20.00%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
11 6 (17.14%) HTML
11 6 (17.14%) MySQL
11 6 (17.14%) CCNP
11 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
11 6 (17.14%) LAN
11 6 (17.14%) WAN
11 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
11 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
12 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
13 4 (11.43%) CCNA
13 4 (11.43%) CCIE
13 4 (11.43%) MS Excel

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security
5 3 (8.57%) DHCP
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) ADSL
6 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) DNS
7 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
1 6 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
1 2 (5.71%) Life Science
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
2 3 (8.57%) CRM
3 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.71%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Time Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) CCIE
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) HND
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) IBM
4 15 (42.86%) Citrix
4 15 (42.86%) VMware
5 12 (34.29%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Juniper
7 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Kaspersky
7 2 (5.71%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec