The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 146 160 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 24 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.70% 0.35% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.36% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,625 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% +14.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £32,850
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +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 Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3335 3600 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.12% 96.90% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 2911 2139
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Leeds

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
1 39 (65.00%) VMware
2 35 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 25 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 24 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 24 (40.00%) Citrix
6 24 (40.00%) SAN
7 23 (38.33%) VoIP
7 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
8 22 (36.67%) Cisco
8 22 (36.67%) XenApp
9 21 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (35.00%) MCSE
9 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 20 (33.33%) Windows
10 20 (33.33%) Dell
11 19 (31.67%) vSphere
11 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 18 (30.00%) XenServer
12 18 (30.00%) XenDesktop
12 18 (30.00%) Veeam
12 18 (30.00%) Riverbed
12 18 (30.00%) MCITP
12 18 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (30.00%) CCA
12 18 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
12 18 (30.00%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 19 (31.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.67%) IIS
5 4 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.00%) Mule
7 1 (1.67%) Jadu
Applications
1 23 (38.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) SAN
2 23 (38.33%) VoIP
3 18 (30.00%) Wireless
4 8 (13.33%) Internet
5 7 (11.67%) VPN
6 6 (10.00%) DNS
6 6 (10.00%) Firewall
7 5 (8.33%) NAS
8 4 (6.67%) Network Security
8 4 (6.67%) LAN
8 4 (6.67%) MPLS
8 4 (6.67%) OSPF
8 4 (6.67%) BGP
8 4 (6.67%) WAN
9 3 (5.00%) POP3
9 3 (5.00%) SMS
9 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (3.33%) VLAN
10 2 (3.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MSI
1 3 (5.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (13.33%) Legal
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 5 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) COM+
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 12 (20.00%) UNIX
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) ITIL
2 7 (11.67%) Network Management
3 4 (6.67%) Change Control
3 4 (6.67%) OO
3 4 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.00%) ITSM
4 3 (5.00%) Migration
4 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.00%) Release Management
4 3 (5.00%) CRM
4 3 (5.00%) Service Management
4 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.33%) Network Design
5 2 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (1.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.67%) Capacity Management
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) C#
2 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.00%) VB
3 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) VBA
5 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) MCSE
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (30.00%) MCITP
2 18 (30.00%) MCP
2 18 (30.00%) CCA
2 18 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (30.00%) MCSA
3 4 (6.67%) CCNP
3 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.33%) CCNA
5 2 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 22 (36.67%) XenApp
5 19 (31.67%) vSphere
6 18 (30.00%) XenServer
6 18 (30.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.67%) UAG
7 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (21.67%) SCCM
3 10 (16.67%) SCOM
4 4 (6.67%) Opsview
4 4 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.00%) ZENworks
6 2 (3.33%) OpenView
7 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) VMware
2 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.00%) Citrix
4 22 (36.67%) Cisco
5 20 (33.33%) Dell
6 18 (30.00%) Veeam
6 18 (30.00%) Riverbed
7 5 (8.33%) Symantec
8 4 (6.67%) NetApp
8 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.67%) Kaspersky
9 3 (5.00%) Novell
9 3 (5.00%) HP
10 2 (3.33%) Juniper
10 2 (3.33%) Brocade
10 2 (3.33%) Splunk
11 1 (1.67%) Remedy
11 1 (1.67%) EMC
11 1 (1.67%) Intel
11 1 (1.67%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago