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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 877 905 904
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 21 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.020% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.021% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 11
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £31,675 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -24.41%
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
90807 95908 94217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.48% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 77011 80194 76700
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 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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Histogram 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 9 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 +6 8 £38,000 -7.87%
South East +15 6 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England - 6 £43,000 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £38,500 -
3rd Line Support Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (34.29%) MS Office
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
5 9 (25.71%) HP
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco
5 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
6 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
6 8 (22.86%) High Availability
6 8 (22.86%) Citrix
6 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
6 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (22.86%) VPN
6 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (22.86%) Firewall
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (20.00%) Juniper
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.00%) SSL
7 7 (20.00%) SLA
7 7 (20.00%) VoIP
7 7 (20.00%) CCNP
7 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (20.00%) Network Design
8 6 (17.14%) HP NNM

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
1 8 (22.86%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
1 8 (22.86%) VPN
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (20.00%) SSL
2 7 (20.00%) VoIP
3 6 (17.14%) BGP
3 6 (17.14%) DWDM
3 6 (17.14%) EIGRP
3 6 (17.14%) HSRP
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) MPLS
3 6 (17.14%) OSPF
3 6 (17.14%) RIP
3 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) VRRP
3 6 (17.14%) WAN
3 6 (17.14%) Wireless
4 5 (14.29%) PCoIP
5 4 (11.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 5 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Statistics
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
2 8 (22.86%) High Availability
3 7 (20.00%) Network Design
4 6 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (17.14%) Network Management
4 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Transition Management
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP NNM
2 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.43%) SCOM
4 3 (8.57%) SCSM
4 3 (8.57%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Simpana
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
6 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) HP
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Juniper
5 6 (17.14%) F5
6 4 (11.43%) Symantec
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Veeam
7 3 (8.57%) Veritas
8 2 (5.71%) arcserve
8 2 (5.71%) Lotus
9 1 (2.86%) Apple
9 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) IFS
9 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) RightFax
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