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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Support
Rank 853 887 821
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 19 37 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.033% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.035% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 36
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £47,500 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.28%
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
98311 106681 98632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81285 87325 83033
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 £27,000
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +39 6 £42,000 -7.18%
Yorkshire +8 6 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England +34 3 £45,000 -5.26%
South East -17 3 £41,500 +24.81%
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
3rd Line Server Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (86.54%) VMware
3 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
4 39 (75.00%) SAN
5 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
6 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
9 23 (44.23%) MCSE
9 23 (44.23%) Cisco
9 23 (44.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (40.38%) SQL
12 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
12 20 (38.46%) vSphere
13 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (34.62%) Clustering
15 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (32.69%) Linux
15 17 (32.69%) Citrix
15 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (30.77%) MS Exchange
16 16 (30.77%) UNIX
17 14 (26.92%) IIS
18 13 (25.00%) MCSA
18 13 (25.00%) HP
18 13 (25.00%) NetApp
18 13 (25.00%) Firewall
19 12 (23.08%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.92%) IIS
3 11 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.69%) Lync
7 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (75.00%) SAN
2 13 (25.00%) Firewall
3 12 (23.08%) VPN
4 10 (19.23%) NAS
5 8 (15.38%) DNS
5 8 (15.38%) DHCP
5 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.62%) LAN
6 5 (9.62%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.92%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.92%) IDOL
General
1 4 (7.69%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Clustering
2 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.54%) Replication
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.85%) BYOD
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (32.69%) Linux
6 16 (30.77%) UNIX
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (15.38%) Change Control
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.85%) Matrix Management
6 1 (1.92%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.92%) Line Management
6 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.92%) Coaching
6 1 (1.92%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) C
2 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) MCSE
1 23 (44.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.00%) MCSA
3 11 (21.15%) MCITP
4 6 (11.54%) CCNA
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.62%) CCNP
6 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (71.15%) Active Directory
2 20 (38.46%) vSphere
3 19 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (21.15%) VMware ESX
4 11 (21.15%) XenApp
5 5 (9.62%) Terminal Services
6 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.85%) XenServer
7 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.85%) vCloud
8 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (15.38%) Opsview
2 7 (13.46%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
4 2 (3.85%) WSUS
5 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 45 (86.54%) VMware
2 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
3 23 (44.23%) Cisco
4 17 (32.69%) Citrix
5 13 (25.00%) HP
5 13 (25.00%) NetApp
6 10 (19.23%) Symantec
7 9 (17.31%) CheckPoint
8 8 (15.38%) CommVault
8 8 (15.38%) Kaspersky
9 6 (11.54%) 3PAR
10 5 (9.62%) FalconStor
10 5 (9.62%) Oracle
11 2 (3.85%) Dell
11 2 (3.85%) EMC
11 2 (3.85%) IronPort
12 1 (1.92%) Meridio
12 1 (1.92%) Veritas
12 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.92%) Juniper