The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 163 152 138
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 11 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.50% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.53% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 28
Average salary £25,750 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,100 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3557 3040 3264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.55% 95.54% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2597 2844
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Derbyshire -14 3 £23,500 -46.59%
Lincolnshire +14 1 - -
Leicestershire -14 1 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Northamptonshire -15 1 £37,500 +28.20% 1
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) ITIL
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
7 9 (29.03%) DNS
7 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) MCSE
8 8 (25.81%) HP
8 8 (25.81%) Citrix
8 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
9 7 (22.58%) vSphere
9 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
10 6 (19.35%) LAN
10 6 (19.35%) UNIX
10 6 (19.35%) SLA
10 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
10 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (19.35%) Firewall
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
11 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
11 5 (16.13%) MCTS

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Lync
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Site Server
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Summit
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
3 5 (16.13%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) MPLS
5 2 (6.45%) OSPF
5 2 (6.45%) BGP
5 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 2 (6.45%) Network Security
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.23%) PABX
6 1 (3.23%) DMVPN
6 1 (3.23%) WLAN
6 1 (3.23%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
1 3 (9.68%) XML
1 3 (9.68%) XSLT
2 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) IVR
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) UNIX
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Network Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (16.13%) MCTS
4 5 (16.13%) CCA
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (12.90%) CCNA
6 3 (9.68%) CCNP
6 3 (9.68%) VCP4
6 3 (9.68%) VCAP
6 3 (9.68%) VCP5
7 2 (6.45%) MCSA
8 1 (3.23%) CCIE
8 1 (3.23%) CCSA
8 1 (3.23%) CCSE
8 1 (3.23%) CCEE
8 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
2 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (22.58%) vSphere
5 5 (16.13%) XenDesktop
5 5 (16.13%) XenApp
6 4 (12.90%) XenServer
6 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (9.68%) vCloud
7 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (3.23%) MetaFrame
9 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
9 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (3.23%) IAG
9 1 (3.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Cacti
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco
3 10 (32.26%) VMware
4 8 (25.81%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) Citrix
5 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
6 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 5 (16.13%) EMC
7 4 (12.90%) McAfee
8 3 (9.68%) Computacenter
8 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.45%) Symantec
10 1 (3.23%) Avaya
10 1 (3.23%) BMC
10 1 (3.23%) IBM
10 1 (3.23%) AppSense
10 1 (3.23%) Altiris
10 1 (3.23%) F5
10 1 (3.23%) GFI Software
10 1 (3.23%) Open-E
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