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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 405 424 336
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 217 247 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.57% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.60% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 199 223 349
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
3rd Line Support
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
37500 41450 44407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.71% 95.57% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32592 35224 37002
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +48 25 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Croydon -1 9 £34,500 -23.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf +2 3 £60,000 +79.10%
Feltham - 2 £32,500 - 1
Hounslow +8 1 £27,000 -50.90%
Docklands, London +7 1 £60,000 +76.47%
Harrow +3 1 £35,500 -21.11%
Wimbledon -18 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Ealing - 1 £34,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £39,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £34,000 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Bexleyheath - 1 £22,500 -
Enfield - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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.

1 314 (77.15%) Windows
2 209 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 206 (50.61%) Microsoft
4 185 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 165 (40.54%) VMware
6 124 (30.47%) MS Exchange
7 120 (29.48%) Citrix
8 107 (26.29%) Hyper-V
9 105 (25.80%) MS Office
10 100 (24.57%) Office 365
11 97 (23.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 92 (22.60%) Windows 7
13 87 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 82 (20.15%) Firewall
15 80 (19.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 79 (19.41%) SAN
17 78 (19.16%) ITIL
18 73 (17.94%) Cisco
19 72 (17.69%) SQL
19 72 (17.69%) SCCM
20 71 (17.44%) Linux
21 68 (16.71%) Finance
22 62 (15.23%) DNS
22 62 (15.23%) SQL Server
23 61 (14.99%) MS Excel
24 59 (14.50%) WAN
24 59 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
25 58 (14.25%) LAN
25 58 (14.25%) TCP/IP
25 58 (14.25%) XenApp

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
1 124 (30.47%) MS Exchange
2 55 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (9.58%) IIS
4 38 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (8.35%) SharePoint
6 21 (5.16%) Apache
6 21 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (4.91%) Skype for Business
8 13 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.98%) CMS
12 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 105 (25.80%) MS Office
2 61 (14.99%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 8 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.74%) Siebel Analytics
3 3 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.25%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 100 (24.57%) Office 365
2 51 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.46%) SaaS
5 9 (2.21%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.98%) IaaS
7 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.49%) PaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 82 (20.15%) Firewall
2 79 (19.41%) SAN
3 62 (15.23%) DNS
4 59 (14.50%) WAN
5 58 (14.25%) LAN
5 58 (14.25%) TCP/IP
6 43 (10.57%) DHCP
7 23 (5.65%) VPN
8 20 (4.91%) Internet
8 20 (4.91%) NAS
9 19 (4.67%) VoIP
10 17 (4.18%) VLAN
11 14 (3.44%) IP Telephony
12 12 (2.95%) Wireless
13 11 (2.70%) iSCSI
13 11 (2.70%) Skype
14 10 (2.46%) NetScaler
15 9 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
16 8 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (15.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.18%) MySQL
3 16 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.49%) DB2
7 1 (0.25%) Big Data
7 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.25%) UniData
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 68 (16.71%) Finance
2 23 (5.65%) Legal
3 19 (4.67%) Law
4 16 (3.93%) Banking
5 11 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.98%) Advertising
7 4 (0.98%) Marketing
7 4 (0.98%) Retail
8 3 (0.74%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) French Language
9 2 (0.49%) Front Office
9 2 (0.49%) German Language
9 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.41%) Web Services
2 18 (4.42%) XML
3 17 (4.18%) SOAP
4 6 (1.47%) WSH
5 5 (1.23%) Middleware
6 4 (0.98%) HTML
6 4 (0.98%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.74%) .NET
7 3 (0.74%) CSS
8 2 (0.49%) COM
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.25%) J2EE
9 1 (0.25%) LAMP
9 1 (0.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.62%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.62%) Fat Client
2 31 (7.62%) Thin Client
3 27 (6.63%) Clustering
4 16 (3.93%) Blackberry
4 16 (3.93%) Private Cloud
5 12 (2.95%) Client/Server
6 11 (2.70%) Replication
7 6 (1.47%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.23%) User Experience
9 4 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.98%) EqualLogic
9 4 (0.98%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.49%) iPad
10 2 (0.49%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 314 (77.15%) Windows
2 185 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 97 (23.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (22.60%) Windows 7
5 80 (19.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (17.44%) Linux
7 39 (9.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (8.85%) Windows 10
9 16 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (3.93%) Windows 8
10 15 (3.69%) Mac OS X
11 14 (3.44%) Solaris
12 12 (2.95%) Windows XP
13 9 (2.21%) Unix
14 6 (1.47%) AIX
15 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.98%) Android
16 4 (0.98%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (19.16%) ITIL
2 44 (10.81%) Project Management
3 22 (5.41%) Migration
4 20 (4.91%) Service Management
5 17 (4.18%) Mentoring
5 17 (4.18%) Use Case
5 17 (4.18%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 16 (3.93%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (3.93%) Change Control
6 16 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (3.93%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (3.69%) Coaching
8 14 (3.44%) Change Management
8 14 (3.44%) Information Security
9 13 (3.19%) Information Assurance
10 12 (2.95%) CRM
11 11 (2.70%) Application Packaging
11 11 (2.70%) Service Delivery
12 10 (2.46%) Problem Management
13 9 (2.21%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 72 (17.69%) SQL
2 50 (12.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.70%) VBScript
4 10 (2.46%) C
5 7 (1.72%) Java
6 5 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.98%) Perl
7 4 (0.98%) VB
8 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.74%) C#
8 3 (0.74%) Python
9 2 (0.49%) Korn
9 2 (0.49%) VBA
10 1 (0.25%) RPG
10 1 (0.25%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 59 (14.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (11.06%) MCSE
3 29 (7.13%) Degree
4 23 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (4.42%) CCNA
5 18 (4.42%) MCP
5 18 (4.42%) MCSA
6 13 (3.19%) MCITP
7 9 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.97%) CCNP
8 8 (1.97%) Security Cleared
9 7 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.47%) CCA
10 6 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (1.23%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.25%) ACTC
13 1 (0.25%) CCAA
13 1 (0.25%) CCEA
13 1 (0.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.44%) SLA
2 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 209 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 107 (26.29%) Hyper-V
3 87 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (14.25%) XenApp
5 40 (9.83%) XenDesktop
6 35 (8.60%) vSphere
7 23 (5.65%) Terminal Services
8 19 (4.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (3.93%) BitLocker
10 14 (3.44%) KVM
11 9 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (2.21%) VMware ESX
12 8 (1.97%) Virtual Desktop
12 8 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.97%) XenServer
13 6 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.74%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.49%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 72 (17.69%) SCCM
2 20 (4.91%) Backup Exec
3 17 (4.18%) Icinga
4 16 (3.93%) SCOM
5 15 (3.69%) AirWatch
6 14 (3.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 13 (3.19%) Cobbler
7 13 (3.19%) FreeIPA
7 13 (3.19%) Puppet
7 13 (3.19%) Zenoss
8 9 (2.21%) WSUS
9 8 (1.97%) SCVMM
10 6 (1.47%) Casper Suite
10 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.74%) Nagios
12 3 (0.74%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
14 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 206 (50.61%) Microsoft
2 165 (40.54%) VMware
3 120 (29.48%) Citrix
4 73 (17.94%) Cisco
5 32 (7.86%) HP
6 28 (6.88%) EMC
7 23 (5.65%) Veeam
8 22 (5.41%) Symantec
9 19 (4.67%) Dell
10 16 (3.93%) Apple
10 16 (3.93%) Fortinet
10 16 (3.93%) LANDesk
10 16 (3.93%) Red Hat
11 14 (3.44%) NetApp
12 10 (2.46%) Adobe
12 10 (2.46%) CheckPoint
12 10 (2.46%) Oracle
13 9 (2.21%) Mitel
14 8 (1.97%) Remedy
15 7 (1.72%) F5
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, 33 days Holiday
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £42,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Eddison Knight
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
East London
Dillistone Systems
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago