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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Support
Rank 839 802 834
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 40 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.033% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.035% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 46
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.69%
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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
South East -10 13 £31,500 -10.00% 3
London -28 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England -16 7 £30,000 -16.08%
Yorkshire - 4 - -
West Midlands -26 3 £25,000 -20.00%
3rd Line Server Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 89 (96.74%) Windows
2 78 (84.78%) Microsoft
3 69 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 66 (71.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 64 (69.57%) MS Excel
7 57 (61.96%) VMware
8 53 (57.61%) Active Directory
9 48 (52.17%) ITIL
10 47 (51.09%) DNS
11 46 (50.00%) MCITP
12 45 (48.91%) Citrix
13 44 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 42 (45.65%) Firewall
15 41 (44.57%) MS Exchange
16 39 (42.39%) MCSE
17 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2007
17 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (32.61%) SCCM
19 28 (30.43%) Clustering
20 26 (28.26%) Finance
21 25 (27.17%) Analytical Skills
22 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
22 22 (23.91%) Backup Exec
22 22 (23.91%) SQL
23 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2003
24 19 (20.65%) XenApp
24 19 (20.65%) Network Security
24 19 (20.65%) Symantec
25 18 (19.57%) Norton AntiVirus

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 41 (44.57%) MS Exchange
2 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (22.83%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.61%) Lync
5 7 (7.61%) IIS
6 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.17%) WorkSite
7 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 64 (69.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) PaaS
2 1 (1.09%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (51.09%) DNS
2 42 (45.65%) Firewall
3 19 (20.65%) Network Security
4 18 (19.57%) SAN
5 13 (14.13%) DHCP
6 12 (13.04%) WAN
7 11 (11.96%) LAN
8 9 (9.78%) VPN
9 7 (7.61%) VLAN
10 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
10 6 (6.52%) PBX
10 6 (6.52%) VoIP
10 6 (6.52%) ISDN
10 6 (6.52%) MPLS
11 5 (5.43%) NAS
12 2 (2.17%) LDAP
13 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (1.09%) Wireless
13 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (28.26%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Retail
3 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.35%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.43%) Clustering
2 25 (27.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.09%) GIS
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 89 (96.74%) Windows
2 69 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (73.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.96%) Linux
6 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.17%) ITIL
2 18 (19.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.61%) Project Management
3 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2
4 6 (6.52%) E-Commerce
4 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
4 6 (6.52%) Coaching
5 4 (4.35%) Service Management
6 3 (3.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.17%) Migration
7 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.17%) Document Management
8 1 (1.09%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.09%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.09%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.09%) Change Management
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.91%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) C
3 2 (2.17%) VBScript
3 2 (2.17%) VB
4 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (71.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (50.00%) MCITP
3 39 (42.39%) MCSE
4 16 (17.39%) MCSA
5 15 (16.30%) Degree
6 9 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (8.70%) MCTS
8 7 (7.61%) CCA
8 7 (7.61%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.26%) MCDST
9 3 (3.26%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.09%) CCNP
11 1 (1.09%) MCP
11 1 (1.09%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (57.61%) Active Directory
2 44 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (20.65%) XenApp
4 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.87%) XenDesktop
6 9 (9.78%) VMware ESX
7 7 (7.61%) vSphere
7 7 (7.61%) XenServer
7 7 (7.61%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.35%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.17%) NLBS
10 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.09%) vCloud
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.09%) Xen
10 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (32.61%) SCCM
2 22 (23.91%) Backup Exec
3 18 (19.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (9.78%) WSUS
5 7 (7.61%) SCOM
6 2 (2.17%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 78 (84.78%) Microsoft
2 57 (61.96%) VMware
3 45 (48.91%) Citrix
4 19 (20.65%) Symantec
5 17 (18.48%) Cisco
6 9 (9.78%) HP
6 9 (9.78%) Dell
7 7 (7.61%) Nimsoft
8 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.35%) Altiris
10 2 (2.17%) Interwoven
10 2 (2.17%) Juniper
11 1 (1.09%) Acronis
11 1 (1.09%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.09%) AppSense
11 1 (1.09%) Websense
11 1 (1.09%) Sophos
11 1 (1.09%) NetApp
11 1 (1.09%) EMC
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