The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
England / East of England
Rank 216 205 199
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 29 63 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.92% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.95% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 54
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -

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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5710 6664 7051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.94% 96.97% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4698 5512 5704
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in the East of England

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -24 19 £41,000 +13.10% 5
Suffolk +7 5 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 3 £40,000 -1.84% 4
Essex +19 2 £39,000 +19.08%
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 East of England region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 46 (71.88%) Active Directory
3 42 (65.63%) Windows Server
3 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 38 (59.38%) VMware
5 33 (51.56%) ITIL
6 32 (50.00%) Firewall
6 32 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (48.44%) Office 365
8 29 (45.31%) Linux
9 28 (43.75%) VPN
9 28 (43.75%) DNS
10 27 (42.19%) MS Exchange
10 27 (42.19%) WAN
11 26 (40.63%) LAN
11 26 (40.63%) Skype for Business
11 26 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 23 (35.94%) DHCP
14 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
15 17 (26.56%) Remote Desktop
15 17 (26.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (26.56%) Degree
16 16 (25.00%) VLAN
16 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
16 16 (25.00%) VoIP
16 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 16 (25.00%) Citrix
16 16 (25.00%) MPLS
16 16 (25.00%) VMware ESX

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 27 (42.19%) MS Exchange
2 26 (40.63%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (48.44%) Office 365
2 15 (23.44%) PaaS
3 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.25%) Mimecast
5 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (3.13%) Yammer
7 1 (1.56%) IaaS
7 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (50.00%) Firewall
2 28 (43.75%) DNS
2 28 (43.75%) VPN
3 27 (42.19%) WAN
4 26 (40.63%) LAN
5 23 (35.94%) DHCP
6 17 (26.56%) Remote Desktop
7 16 (25.00%) MPLS
7 16 (25.00%) VLAN
7 16 (25.00%) VoIP
8 15 (23.44%) ISDN
8 15 (23.44%) PBX
9 11 (17.19%) TCP/IP
10 6 (9.38%) SAN
10 6 (9.38%) Skype
10 6 (9.38%) Unified Communications
11 5 (7.81%) HTTP
11 5 (7.81%) HTTPS
11 5 (7.81%) SMTP
12 3 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 15 (23.44%) Retail
2 4 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) COM
1 1 (1.56%) Flash
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 15 (23.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) iPad
5 2 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 53 (82.81%) Windows
2 42 (65.63%) Windows Server
3 29 (45.31%) Linux
4 26 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (26.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (23.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (14.06%) Windows 7
9 7 (10.94%) Unix
9 7 (10.94%) Windows 8
10 4 (6.25%) Mac OS
10 4 (6.25%) Mac OS X
10 4 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) ITIL
2 16 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 15 (23.44%) Coaching
3 15 (23.44%) E-Commerce
4 5 (7.81%) Time Management
5 4 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.25%) Web Filtering
6 3 (4.69%) High Availability
6 3 (4.69%) Presales
6 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.69%) Ticket Management
7 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.13%) Server Building
7 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) C
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.13%) Perl
4 2 (3.13%) Python
4 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.13%) VBScript
5 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Degree
2 10 (15.63%) MCSE
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (10.94%) CCNA
5 6 (9.38%) MCP
6 4 (6.25%) MCSA
7 3 (4.69%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.13%) CCNP
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 32 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 15 (23.44%) Terminal Services
5 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
6 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.69%) vSphere
8 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (3.13%) XenApp
9 1 (1.56%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (18.75%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.25%) ZENworks
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
3 2 (3.13%) ThinApp
4 1 (1.56%) Simpana
4 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 38 (59.38%) VMware
3 16 (25.00%) Citrix
4 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
5 12 (18.75%) Cisco
6 5 (7.81%) HP
6 5 (7.81%) NetApp
6 5 (7.81%) Veeam
7 4 (6.25%) Dell
7 4 (6.25%) Novell
7 4 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 4 (6.25%) Sonus
7 4 (6.25%) Zeacom
8 3 (4.69%) Google
9 2 (3.13%) AppSense
9 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.13%) Sybase
10 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.56%) Juniper
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle
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