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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 635 638 642
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 8 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.022% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.023% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -24.41%
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
39261 39886 40581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.75% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33887 33811 33189
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Histogram in London

3rd Line Support Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +58 1 £50,000 +51.51%
3rd Line Support Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
2 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) PCoIP
3 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
3 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
3 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SCSM
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) SCOM
4 3 (27.27%) SCVMM
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) PCoIP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
1 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) XenDesktop
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) SCSM
1 3 (27.27%) SCVMM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
4 1 (9.09%) RightFax
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec