The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
North West / Lancashire
Rank 62 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £40,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
482 323 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 97.18% 91.76% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 434 270 415
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Lancashire

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 3rd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (20.00%) RPG
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) RPG
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) VMware