The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 33 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.74% - 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% - 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £24,000 - £21,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 358 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 97.09% 92.99% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 83 292 123
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £21,690
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Halifax

3rd Line Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax region that cited 3rd Line 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 Support in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Android

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax region that cited 3rd Line 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware