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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 67 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.73% 0.50% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.52% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £38,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,350 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +5.69%
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
761 576 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.58% 96.64% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 610 498 406
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 1 September 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Coventry

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) SLA
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) CCNP
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) MCSE
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) IIS
7 2 (11.76%) CCIE
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) IBM
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) HP
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) EPoS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) LAN
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) EPoS
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Product Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) ERP
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) MetaFrame
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) HP
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) Sage
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