The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 843 860 849
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 9 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.003% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.003% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 14
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £28,300 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £32,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,125 £39,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-18.67% +11.26%
3rd Line Support Specialist
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist across the England region.

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Trend in England

3rd Line Support Specialist
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 Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(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 +42 3 £37,000 +13.84%
North West - 3 £31,750 - 1
Yorkshire +2 1 £32,500 +18.18%
South East -6 1 £33,000 +4.76%
South West - 1 £33,000 -
3rd Line Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 18 (72.00%) VMware
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Citrix
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) HP
4 10 (40.00%) SAN
4 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) XenApp
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
8 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) EMC
8 5 (20.00%) NetApp
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (12.00%) Firewall
10 3 (12.00%) DNS
10 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) DHCP
11 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
11 2 (8.00%) SLA
11 2 (8.00%) MCSE
11 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
11 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (8.00%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) ATM
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCITP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (32.00%) XenApp
4 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Citrix
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) NetApp
6 5 (20.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) Leostream
7 2 (8.00%) Symantec
8 1 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (4.00%) Sophos
8 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) F5
8 1 (4.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (4.00%) AppSense
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