The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 166 152 140
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 16 19 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.58% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.61% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 27
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,200 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
3rd Line Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3635 3118 3294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.29% 95.44% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3004 2631 2853
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £40,000 +10.34%
Derbyshire -10 4 £39,750 -6.47%
Leicestershire +3 3 £26,500 -8.62% 1
Northamptonshire -17 3 £37,500 +20.96%
Lincolnshire +9 1 - - 1
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) HP
4 11 (32.35%) Windows
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (29.41%) vSphere
6 9 (26.47%) DNS
6 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Firewall
7 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
8 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
8 7 (20.59%) LAN
8 7 (20.59%) SLA
8 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.59%) NetApp
9 6 (17.65%) SAN
9 6 (17.65%) CCNA
9 6 (17.65%) WAN
9 6 (17.65%) MCSE
9 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
9 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.76%) Lync
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) Site Server
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Summit
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) DNS
1 9 (26.47%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) MPLS
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) BGP
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (11.76%) Network Security
6 3 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
7 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) NetScreen
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
1 3 (8.82%) XML
1 3 (8.82%) XSLT
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
1 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
1 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) IVR
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) UNIX
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) AIX
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Network Design
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.65%) CCNA
3 6 (17.65%) MCSE
3 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (14.71%) CCNP
4 5 (14.71%) CCA
4 5 (14.71%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MCTS
6 3 (8.82%) VCP5
6 3 (8.82%) VCAP
6 3 (8.82%) VCP4
6 3 (8.82%) CCIE
7 2 (5.88%) MCSA
8 1 (2.94%) CCEE
8 1 (2.94%) CCSE
8 1 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (2.94%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (29.41%) vSphere
2 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
4 5 (14.71%) XenServer
4 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.82%) vCloud
5 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.94%) IAG
7 1 (2.94%) UAG
7 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.94%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
1 3 (8.82%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.94%) Cacti
3 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) HP
5 7 (20.59%) NetApp
6 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
7 5 (14.71%) EMC
8 4 (11.76%) McAfee
9 3 (8.82%) Computacenter
9 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.88%) IBM
10 2 (5.88%) Open-E
11 1 (2.94%) F5
11 1 (2.94%) Altiris
11 1 (2.94%) AppSense
11 1 (2.94%) Symantec
11 1 (2.94%) Avaya
11 1 (2.94%) BMC
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago