The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Support
Rank 818 823 845
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 56 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.023% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 33
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £34,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.02% -19.41%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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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 25 July 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 25 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
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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
London -29 21 £31,875 -8.92%
South East -1 18 £31,500 +3.57%
Yorkshire - 10 £28,000 -
East of England -2 5 £30,000 -24.52%
West Midlands -7 2 £28,750 +17.34%
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3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 90 (94.74%) Windows
2 76 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 74 (77.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (66.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 62 (65.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (64.21%) VMware
7 58 (61.05%) Active Directory
8 57 (60.00%) MS Excel
9 51 (53.68%) DNS
10 48 (50.53%) ITIL
10 48 (50.53%) Citrix
11 45 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (46.32%) MCITP
13 40 (42.11%) MS Exchange
14 36 (37.89%) MCSE
14 36 (37.89%) Firewall
15 30 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
16 29 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2007
16 29 (30.53%) SCCM
17 26 (27.37%) Clustering
18 25 (26.32%) SQL
19 24 (25.26%) Finance
19 24 (25.26%) Windows Server 2012
20 21 (22.11%) Backup Exec
20 21 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2003
21 19 (20.00%) Network Security
21 19 (20.00%) Service Delivery
21 19 (20.00%) Symantec
22 18 (18.95%) Norton AntiVirus
22 18 (18.95%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 40 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 30 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (30.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (6.32%) IIS
6 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.21%) Lync
7 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.16%) WorkSite
8 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 57 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) PaaS
2 3 (3.16%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (53.68%) DNS
2 36 (37.89%) Firewall
3 19 (20.00%) Network Security
4 18 (18.95%) SAN
5 14 (14.74%) DHCP
6 11 (11.58%) WAN
6 11 (11.58%) LAN
7 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.37%) NAS
9 6 (6.32%) VPN
9 6 (6.32%) VoIP
10 5 (5.26%) MPLS
11 4 (4.21%) VLAN
11 4 (4.21%) PBX
11 4 (4.21%) ISDN
12 3 (3.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Law
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.37%) Clustering
2 4 (4.21%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) GIS
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 90 (94.74%) Windows
2 74 (77.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (65.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (25.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.63%) Linux
6 7 (7.37%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) ITIL
2 19 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.37%) Project Management
3 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2
4 4 (4.21%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.21%) Service Management
4 4 (4.21%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.16%) PRINCE
5 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.11%) Document Management
6 2 (2.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.05%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.05%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) C
3 2 (2.11%) VBScript
3 2 (2.11%) VB
3 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (66.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (46.32%) MCITP
3 36 (37.89%) MCSE
4 14 (14.74%) Degree
5 13 (13.68%) MCSA
6 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (9.47%) MCTS
7 8 (8.42%) CCA
7 8 (8.42%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.16%) MCDST
9 3 (3.16%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.16%) CCNP
10 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.05%) MCP
11 1 (1.05%) MCDBA
11 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (61.05%) Active Directory
2 45 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.89%) XenApp
4 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.42%) vSphere
6 8 (8.42%) XenServer
7 6 (6.32%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.16%) NLBS
9 3 (3.16%) VMware Server
10 2 (2.11%) vCloud
11 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (30.53%) SCCM
2 21 (22.11%) Backup Exec
3 18 (18.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (9.47%) WSUS
5 5 (5.26%) SCOM
6 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 76 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 61 (64.21%) VMware
3 48 (50.53%) Citrix
4 19 (20.00%) Symantec
5 12 (12.63%) Cisco
6 9 (9.47%) HP
6 9 (9.47%) Dell
7 7 (7.37%) Nimsoft
8 4 (4.21%) EMC
8 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.16%) Altiris
9 3 (3.16%) Juniper
10 2 (2.11%) NetApp
10 2 (2.11%) Interwoven
11 1 (1.05%) Acronis
11 1 (1.05%) AppSense
11 1 (1.05%) Sophos
11 1 (1.05%) Clearswift