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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Support
Rank 863 844 826
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 15 57 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.052% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.055% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 24
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £56,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.71%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +5 8 £40,250 +2.22%
South West -3 3 £30,000 -52.00%
East of England +9 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -4 2 £37,500 +33.92%
3rd Line Server Support
UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
3 30 (81.08%) Active Directory
3 30 (81.08%) VMware
4 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (64.86%) SAN
5 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
7 19 (51.35%) Citrix
8 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
9 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
10 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
10 16 (43.24%) Cisco
11 15 (40.54%) SQL
11 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (37.84%) Clustering
13 13 (35.14%) MS Office
13 13 (35.14%) vSphere
13 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (32.43%) XenApp
14 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (29.73%) NetApp
16 10 (27.03%) Linux
16 10 (27.03%) VPN
16 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (24.32%) SLA
17 9 (24.32%) UNIX
17 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (18.92%) IIS
5 5 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.70%) Lync
8 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (35.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) SAN
2 10 (27.03%) VPN
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 8 (21.62%) NAS
4 7 (18.92%) DNS
4 7 (18.92%) DHCP
5 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.81%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (35.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) EDRMS
4 1 (2.70%) IDOL
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
2 14 (37.84%) Clustering
3 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.51%) Replication
5 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
6 3 (8.11%) BYOD
6 3 (8.11%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.70%) Statistics
7 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (59.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 9 (24.32%) UNIX
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Change Control
2 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.41%) Server Patching
4 2 (5.41%) Server Building
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.70%) Line Management
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.70%) Coaching
5 1 (2.70%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.62%) MCSE
3 7 (18.92%) MCITP
4 6 (16.22%) MCSA
5 5 (13.51%) CCNA
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.81%) CCNP
6 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (81.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (35.14%) vSphere
4 12 (32.43%) XenApp
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
6 5 (13.51%) Terminal Services
7 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
8 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
9 2 (5.41%) XenServer
9 2 (5.41%) Xen
10 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
10 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (21.62%) Opsview
2 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 3 (8.11%) SCCM
4 2 (5.41%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 30 (81.08%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Citrix
4 16 (43.24%) Cisco
5 11 (29.73%) NetApp
6 9 (24.32%) CheckPoint
6 9 (24.32%) Symantec
7 8 (21.62%) Kaspersky
7 8 (21.62%) CommVault
7 8 (21.62%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (16.22%) HP
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 4 (10.81%) FalconStor
11 3 (8.11%) IronPort
11 3 (8.11%) Dell
12 2 (5.41%) Bomgar
13 1 (2.70%) F5
13 1 (2.70%) EMC
13 1 (2.70%) Veeam
13 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds