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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 65 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 11 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 1.83% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.94% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 10
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 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
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
674 720 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.33% 94.24% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 568 614 485
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,000 £25,902
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 24 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 24 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 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) IBM
4 17 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (50.00%) Citrix
5 15 (44.12%) Windows
6 13 (38.24%) SAN
6 13 (38.24%) HP
7 10 (29.41%) Firewall
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
10 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
11 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
12 5 (14.71%) Java
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
13 4 (11.76%) Network Security
13 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
13 4 (11.76%) Juniper
13 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
13 4 (11.76%) SQL
13 4 (11.76%) HTML
13 4 (11.76%) MySQL

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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 10 (29.41%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
3 4 (11.76%) Network Security
3 4 (11.76%) WAN
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) EqualLogic
1 2 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) Windows
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
2 3 (8.82%) CRM
2 3 (8.82%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (5.88%) Project Management
3 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) Java
2 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) CCIE
2 4 (11.76%) CCNP
3 3 (8.82%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) HND
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Terminal Services
2 3 (8.82%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco
3 17 (50.00%) Citrix
3 17 (50.00%) IBM
3 17 (50.00%) VMware
4 13 (38.24%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Kaspersky
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos