The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 630 605 642
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 4 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.002% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.002% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -25.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
3rd Line Support Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Trend in London

3rd Line Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) WMI
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
5 1 (14.29%) CyberSource
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Java

3rd Line Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WMI
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CyberSource
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss