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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 136 166 138
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 34 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.35% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 18
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £28,750 £36,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +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 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
3334 3176 2847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.34% 96.16% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 2474 2435
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Leeds

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 29 (48.33%) Cisco
4 29 (48.33%) VMware
5 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (41.67%) Citrix
7 24 (40.00%) VoIP
7 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
8 23 (38.33%) MS Exchange
8 23 (38.33%) Hyper-V
9 22 (36.67%) Windows
10 21 (35.00%) SharePoint
11 19 (31.67%) Firewall
12 18 (30.00%) Linux
12 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (30.00%) SAN
13 16 (26.67%) MCSE
13 16 (26.67%) ITIL
14 15 (25.00%) MCP
14 15 (25.00%) MCSA
14 15 (25.00%) MCITP
15 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (23.33%) Backup Exec
15 14 (23.33%) Dell
15 14 (23.33%) XenApp
15 14 (23.33%) vSphere
16 13 (21.67%) XenServer
16 13 (21.67%) XenDesktop
16 13 (21.67%) Veeam

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (38.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (35.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.33%) Mule
7 2 (3.33%) IIS
7 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.67%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) VoIP
2 19 (31.67%) Firewall
3 18 (30.00%) SAN
4 13 (21.67%) VPN
4 13 (21.67%) Wireless
4 13 (21.67%) BGP
5 11 (18.33%) Network Security
5 11 (18.33%) WAN
5 11 (18.33%) LAN
6 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 9 (15.00%) MPLS
7 9 (15.00%) OSPF
8 8 (13.33%) DNS
9 5 (8.33%) Internet
9 5 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (6.67%) IPsec
10 4 (6.67%) VLAN
10 4 (6.67%) SSL
10 4 (6.67%) IPv4
10 4 (6.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
1 2 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Linux
3 11 (18.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.33%) UNIX
5 7 (11.67%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.67%) Android
7 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.33%) Network Design
6 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.00%) Release Management
7 3 (5.00%) ITSM
7 3 (5.00%) Service Management
7 3 (5.00%) OO
7 3 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (3.33%) System Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.67%) Time Management
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.67%) High Availability
9 1 (1.67%) Change Control
9 1 (1.67%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (26.67%) MCSE
3 15 (25.00%) MCSA
3 15 (25.00%) MCP
3 15 (25.00%) MCITP
4 13 (21.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (21.67%) CCA
4 13 (21.67%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (16.67%) CCNP
6 5 (8.33%) CCNA
6 5 (8.33%) CCIE
7 4 (6.67%) Degree
8 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 26 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (38.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (23.33%) XenApp
4 14 (23.33%) vSphere
5 13 (21.67%) XenServer
5 13 (21.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.67%) OpenView
3 1 (1.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 29 (48.33%) Cisco
2 29 (48.33%) VMware
3 25 (41.67%) Citrix
4 14 (23.33%) Dell
5 13 (21.67%) Veeam
5 13 (21.67%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.33%) Pegasus
6 5 (8.33%) Sage
7 4 (6.67%) Juniper
7 4 (6.67%) Brocade
7 4 (6.67%) Fortinet
8 3 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.33%) Symantec
10 1 (1.67%) Remedy
10 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.67%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.67%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £380000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago