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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - - 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £21,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +3.07%
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
170 342 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.44% 97.16% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 118 281 107
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
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 22 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware