The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Support
Rank 833 823 840
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 37 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.054% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.057% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 30
Average salary £30,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +7.14%
3rd Line Server Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99709 96961 103968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.70% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83629 79597 90269
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

3rd Line Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Trend in England

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

3rd Line Server Support Salary Trend in England

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Histogram in England

3rd Line Server Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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
South East -1 11 £41,500 -9.78%
North West -15 10 £30,750 +11.81%
London +8 5 £47,500 -9.52%
East Midlands +18 4 £27,500 -21.42%
West Midlands 0 3 £30,000 +3.44%
South West -5 2 £28,500 -24.00%
Yorkshire -27 2 £27,500 -
3rd Line Server Support
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3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Support in their job title.

1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (76.62%) VMware
2 59 (76.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (74.03%) Microsoft
4 50 (64.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 49 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 45 (58.44%) Active Directory
7 40 (51.95%) MCSE
7 40 (51.95%) MS Excel
8 32 (41.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (41.56%) SAN
9 31 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (38.96%) MCITP
10 30 (38.96%) Firewall
10 30 (38.96%) ITIL
11 28 (36.36%) Cisco
12 27 (35.06%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (33.77%) MS Exchange
14 25 (32.47%) DNS
15 22 (28.57%) Citrix
16 21 (27.27%) vSphere
17 20 (25.97%) Clustering
18 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2007
18 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
18 19 (24.68%) MCSA
19 18 (23.38%) WAN
20 17 (22.08%) LAN
20 17 (22.08%) Linux
20 17 (22.08%) SCCM
20 17 (22.08%) VMware ESX

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (33.77%) MS Exchange
2 19 (24.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (20.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (18.18%) IIS
5 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (12.99%) Lync
5 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (51.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (41.56%) SAN
2 30 (38.96%) Firewall
3 25 (32.47%) DNS
4 18 (23.38%) WAN
5 17 (22.08%) LAN
6 13 (16.88%) DHCP
7 9 (11.69%) VPN
8 8 (10.39%) TCP/IP
9 7 (9.09%) VLAN
9 7 (9.09%) Network Security
10 6 (7.79%) MPLS
10 6 (7.79%) PBX
10 6 (7.79%) VoIP
10 6 (7.79%) ISDN
11 3 (3.90%) NAS
12 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (1.30%) Wireless
13 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2000
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (25.97%) Clustering
3 6 (7.79%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.49%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 77 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (76.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (64.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (41.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (22.08%) Linux
6 10 (12.99%) UNIX
7 8 (10.39%) Windows 2000
8 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.79%) Coaching
5 1 (1.30%) Change Management
5 1 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.30%) Migration
5 1 (1.30%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.30%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL V2
5 1 (1.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.30%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.30%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (51.95%) MCSE
3 30 (38.96%) MCITP
4 19 (24.68%) MCSA
5 11 (14.29%) Degree
6 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.19%) MCP
8 3 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.30%) MCTS
9 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.30%) CCA
9 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (58.44%) Active Directory
2 31 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.27%) vSphere
4 17 (22.08%) VMware ESX
5 7 (9.09%) XenApp
5 7 (9.09%) vCloud
6 6 (7.79%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.90%) VMware Server
7 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.30%) Xen
9 1 (1.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) SCCM
2 9 (11.69%) Backup Exec
3 8 (10.39%) NetBackup
4 7 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (7.79%) SCOM
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (76.62%) VMware
2 57 (74.03%) Microsoft
3 28 (36.36%) Cisco
4 22 (28.57%) Citrix
5 12 (15.58%) HP
6 10 (12.99%) Symantec
7 8 (10.39%) 3PAR
8 7 (9.09%) NetApp
9 6 (7.79%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.60%) Dell
10 2 (2.60%) Juniper
11 1 (1.30%) Sophos
11 1 (1.30%) Websense
11 1 (1.30%) Acronis
11 1 (1.30%) Altiris
11 1 (1.30%) LANDesk