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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Support
Rank 804 792 773
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 98 131 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 105 113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,075 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
89882 94415 94645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.13% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 76200 78954 76880
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
London +2 35 £38,000 -2.56% 2
South East +15 30 £40,000 +1.91% 1
West Midlands -18 13 £25,500 -21.53% 1
North West +21 7 £30,000 -2.43% 1
East of England -2 4 £37,500 -11.76%
East Midlands - 4 £31,375 - 1
Yorkshire 0 2 £34,000 -2.85%
South West -6 2 £31,000 -8.82% 1
North East +8 1 - -
3rd Line Server Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 172 (95.03%) Windows
2 144 (79.56%) Windows Server
3 125 (69.06%) Microsoft
4 103 (56.91%) VMware
5 97 (53.59%) Active Directory
6 84 (46.41%) MS Exchange
7 75 (41.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (38.67%) Firewall
9 68 (37.57%) Cisco
10 59 (32.60%) VMware Infrastructure
11 58 (32.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 58 (32.04%) MCSE
12 57 (31.49%) Windows Server 2008
13 49 (27.07%) Citrix
14 47 (25.97%) SQL
15 46 (25.41%) SAN
15 46 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2010
16 43 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 39 (21.55%) Apple
18 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
19 37 (20.44%) MS Office
19 37 (20.44%) Cisco Certification
20 36 (19.89%) CCNA
21 35 (19.34%) DNS
21 35 (19.34%) MCITP
22 33 (18.23%) Linux
22 33 (18.23%) Windows 8
23 32 (17.68%) LAN
23 32 (17.68%) Mac OS X
24 31 (17.13%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 84 (46.41%) MS Exchange
2 46 (25.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (13.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 24 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2000
5 21 (11.60%) IIS
6 16 (8.84%) SharePoint
7 15 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (4.97%) Site Server
9 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (2.21%) JBoss
10 4 (2.21%) Skype for Business
10 4 (2.21%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 37 (20.44%) MS Office
2 31 (17.13%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Cognos Planning
1 4 (2.21%) ResourceLink
1 4 (2.21%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.36%) Office 365
2 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.10%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (38.67%) Firewall
2 46 (25.41%) SAN
3 35 (19.34%) DNS
4 32 (17.68%) LAN
5 30 (16.57%) VPN
6 27 (14.92%) WAN
7 25 (13.81%) TCP/IP
8 21 (11.60%) DHCP
9 18 (9.94%) VLAN
10 13 (7.18%) VoIP
11 10 (5.52%) HTTP
11 10 (5.52%) SMTP
12 9 (4.97%) MPLS
13 8 (4.42%) Internet
14 6 (3.31%) SNMP
14 6 (3.31%) Spanning Tree
14 6 (3.31%) SSL
14 6 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (2.21%) FTP
15 4 (2.21%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.21%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (1.10%) Informix
4 1 (0.55%) Big Data
4 1 (0.55%) MySQL
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 25 (13.81%) Finance
2 12 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.31%) Advertising
4 3 (1.66%) Back Office
5 2 (1.10%) Front Office
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.31%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.66%) WSH
3 2 (1.10%) .NET
4 1 (0.55%) LAMP
4 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.13%) Blackberry
2 14 (7.73%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.08%) Clustering
4 9 (4.97%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.97%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.87%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.87%) Handset
5 7 (3.87%) iPhone
6 6 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.31%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.66%) Replication
8 2 (1.10%) CMDB
8 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.55%) e-Health
9 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 172 (95.03%) Windows
2 144 (79.56%) Windows Server
3 75 (41.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (31.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (18.23%) Linux
6 33 (18.23%) Windows 8
7 32 (17.68%) Mac OS X
8 25 (13.81%) Windows 2000 Server
9 20 (11.05%) Windows 7
10 17 (9.39%) Unix
11 11 (6.08%) Windows XP
12 7 (3.87%) Android
13 3 (1.66%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.26%) Problem Management
2 19 (10.50%) ITIL
3 14 (7.73%) Project Management
4 13 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (6.63%) Change Management
6 11 (6.08%) Presales
7 10 (5.52%) High Availability
8 9 (4.97%) Logistics
8 9 (4.97%) Server Building
9 8 (4.42%) Network Management
10 7 (3.87%) Service Management
11 6 (3.31%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.31%) Migration
11 6 (3.31%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.76%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (2.76%) Time Management
13 3 (1.66%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (1.66%) BCP
13 3 (1.66%) Network Load Balancing
13 3 (1.66%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.97%) SQL
2 8 (4.42%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.66%) VBScript
4 2 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (32.04%) MCSE
1 58 (32.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (20.44%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (19.89%) CCNA
4 35 (19.34%) MCITP
5 16 (8.84%) MCSA
6 13 (7.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.66%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.55%) Degree
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.31%) SLA
2 3 (1.66%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (53.59%) Active Directory
2 59 (32.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (14.92%) Hyper-V
4 18 (9.94%) vSphere
5 9 (4.97%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.87%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.21%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.21%) XenApp
8 3 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.66%) XenServer
9 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.73%) SCCM
2 13 (7.18%) SCOM
3 10 (5.52%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.10%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.55%) DameWare
5 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.55%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.55%) SCSM
5 1 (0.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (69.06%) Microsoft
2 103 (56.91%) VMware
3 68 (37.57%) Cisco
4 49 (27.07%) Citrix
5 39 (21.55%) Apple
6 25 (13.81%) Avaya
7 19 (10.50%) HP
8 10 (5.52%) Intel Security
9 8 (4.42%) IBM
9 8 (4.42%) NetApp
10 7 (3.87%) Adobe
11 6 (3.31%) EMC
11 6 (3.31%) Juniper
12 5 (2.76%) Dell
13 4 (2.21%) Cognos
13 4 (2.21%) LANDesk
14 3 (1.66%) Aruba
14 3 (1.66%) CommVault
14 3 (1.66%) Meru Networks
15 2 (1.10%) iManage
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