The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
England / London
Rank 410 415 357
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 157 245 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.60% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.62% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 148 215 282
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
31513 39500 40079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.68% 96.14% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26665 34066 33827
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £76,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in London

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in London

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in London

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +40 25 £40,000 +0.62% 5
Canary Wharf -6 8 £34,000 -20.00%
Dagenham - 5 £40,000 -
Docklands, London -12 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £44,000 -
Ilford - 1 £33,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £34,000 - 1
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 London region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 250 (71.23%) Windows
2 209 (59.54%) Active Directory
3 170 (48.43%) VMware
4 159 (45.30%) Microsoft
5 149 (42.45%) Windows Server
6 126 (35.90%) MS Exchange
7 124 (35.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 101 (28.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 100 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 97 (27.64%) Firewall
11 96 (27.35%) Cisco
12 95 (27.07%) Citrix
13 88 (25.07%) ITIL
14 83 (23.65%) SQL Server
14 83 (23.65%) Finance
15 79 (22.51%) SQL
16 76 (21.65%) Office 365
17 72 (20.51%) MS Excel
18 71 (20.23%) Linux
18 71 (20.23%) Hyper-V
19 70 (19.94%) PowerShell
20 68 (19.37%) SAN
21 60 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2013
22 57 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
23 56 (15.95%) Windows 7
24 55 (15.67%) WAN
25 51 (14.53%) LAN
26 50 (14.25%) SCCM
27 49 (13.96%) MS Office
28 45 (12.82%) TCP/IP

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 126 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 60 (17.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 57 (16.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (9.40%) IIS
5 32 (9.12%) SharePoint
6 30 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 29 (8.26%) Skype for Business
8 21 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (2.85%) Apache
10 9 (2.56%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.71%) IBM Notes
12 6 (1.71%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.14%) Confluence
13 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.85%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.85%) JBoss
14 3 (0.85%) JRun
14 3 (0.85%) Site Server
15 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 72 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 49 (13.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) EQXanite
1 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.28%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 76 (21.65%) Office 365
2 43 (12.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.71%) IaaS
5 5 (1.42%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.85%) G Suite
6 3 (0.85%) PaaS
6 3 (0.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.85%) Yammer
7 2 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (27.64%) Firewall
2 68 (19.37%) SAN
3 55 (15.67%) WAN
4 51 (14.53%) LAN
5 45 (12.82%) TCP/IP
6 44 (12.54%) DNS
7 38 (10.83%) DHCP
8 35 (9.97%) Internet
9 23 (6.55%) VPN
10 22 (6.27%) VLAN
11 21 (5.98%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (4.84%) Wireless
13 16 (4.56%) VoIP
14 13 (3.70%) Ethernet
15 12 (3.42%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (3.13%) NAS
16 11 (3.13%) OSPF
17 10 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
18 9 (2.56%) Skype
19 8 (2.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (23.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.85%) Big Data
5 3 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.85%) MySQL
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.28%) MS Access
7 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.28%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (1.99%) JIRA
2 6 (1.71%) MSI
3 3 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.57%) Protractor
4 2 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 83 (23.65%) Finance
2 39 (11.11%) Banking
3 21 (5.98%) Law
4 17 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.85%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.85%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.28%) Back Office
6 8 (2.28%) Retail
7 5 (1.42%) Marketing
8 4 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Front Office
10 2 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.57%) German Language
10 2 (0.57%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.84%) .NET
2 13 (3.70%) Middleware
3 11 (3.13%) Web Services
4 9 (2.56%) XML
5 8 (2.28%) LAMP
6 7 (1.99%) HTML
7 6 (1.71%) Flash
8 5 (1.42%) SOAP
9 3 (0.85%) Angular 2
9 3 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.57%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.57%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.57%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (0.57%) CSS
10 2 (0.57%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.99%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.85%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.85%) User Experience
6 8 (2.28%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.28%) Fat Client
6 8 (2.28%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.99%) Clustering
8 6 (1.71%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.42%) iPhone
10 4 (1.14%) Fintech
10 4 (1.14%) iPad
11 3 (0.85%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.57%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.57%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 250 (71.23%) Windows
2 149 (42.45%) Windows Server
3 124 (35.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (28.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (20.23%) Linux
6 56 (15.95%) Windows 7
7 43 (12.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (5.70%) Windows 10
9 13 (3.70%) Unix
10 11 (3.13%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.56%) Mac OS X
12 6 (1.71%) Android
13 4 (1.14%) AIX
13 4 (1.14%) Solaris
13 4 (1.14%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.14%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.85%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.57%) CentOS
16 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (25.07%) ITIL
2 30 (8.55%) Service Management
3 22 (6.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 19 (5.41%) Project Management
5 18 (5.13%) Change Management
5 18 (5.13%) Migration
6 17 (4.84%) Service Delivery
7 15 (4.27%) Server Virtualisation
8 11 (3.13%) Contingency Planning
9 9 (2.56%) Configuration Management
9 9 (2.56%) Incident Management
9 9 (2.56%) Mentoring
10 8 (2.28%) E-Commerce
11 7 (1.99%) Release Management
11 7 (1.99%) Time Management
12 6 (1.71%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (1.71%) B2C
12 6 (1.71%) Business Continuity
12 6 (1.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (1.71%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.51%) SQL
2 70 (19.94%) PowerShell
3 22 (6.27%) Shell Script
4 14 (3.99%) C#
5 11 (3.13%) Java
6 10 (2.85%) C
7 8 (2.28%) VB
8 6 (1.71%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.42%) Perl
10 4 (1.14%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.14%) VBScript
11 3 (0.85%) Python
11 3 (0.85%) VBA
12 2 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (11.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (10.83%) MCSE
3 33 (9.40%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (6.84%) Degree
5 23 (6.55%) CCNA
6 18 (5.13%) CCNP
7 16 (4.56%) MCP
8 12 (3.42%) Security Cleared
8 12 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.56%) MCSA
11 6 (1.71%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.42%) MCITP
13 4 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
15 2 (0.57%) CCAA
15 2 (0.57%) CCSE
15 2 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.57%) GIAC
15 2 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.84%) SLA
2 7 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.57%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 209 (59.54%) Active Directory
2 100 (28.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (20.23%) Hyper-V
4 39 (11.11%) XenApp
5 32 (9.12%) XenDesktop
6 31 (8.83%) vSphere
7 17 (4.84%) VMware Workstation
8 10 (2.85%) Terminal Services
8 10 (2.85%) VMware Server
9 8 (2.28%) XenServer
10 7 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.85%) Shibboleth
11 3 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.57%) Xen
13 1 (0.28%) NFS
13 1 (0.28%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 50 (14.25%) SCCM
2 13 (3.70%) WSUS
3 9 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (1.71%) Opsview
4 6 (1.71%) SCOrch
5 5 (1.42%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.42%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (0.85%) Nagios
6 3 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.85%) SCOM
7 2 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.57%) Scalr
7 2 (0.57%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.28%) OPNET
8 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 170 (48.43%) VMware
2 159 (45.30%) Microsoft
3 96 (27.35%) Cisco
4 95 (27.07%) Citrix
5 43 (12.25%) HP
6 27 (7.69%) NetApp
7 25 (7.12%) Dell
8 20 (5.70%) Symantec
9 16 (4.56%) Juniper
10 15 (4.27%) Oracle
11 14 (3.99%) Apple
11 14 (3.99%) AppSense
12 12 (3.42%) Bloomberg
12 12 (3.42%) Mitel
12 12 (3.42%) SonicWALL
13 11 (3.13%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.85%) F5
15 9 (2.56%) EMC
16 8 (2.28%) Avaya
16 8 (2.28%) IBM
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