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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 427 420 338
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 195 257 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.58% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 173 225 348
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,225 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
36116 42293 43830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.76% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31317 35995 36454
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 25 September 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 23 £40,750 +4.48% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £52,500 -
Feltham - 6 £32,500 - 1
Croydon 0 4 £34,500 -5.47%
Canary Wharf +3 2 - -
Harrow +10 1 £35,500 -21.11%
Hounslow +7 1 £27,000 -50.90%
Wimbledon -10 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Bexleyheath - 1 £22,500 -
Brentford - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £30,000 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
Ealing - 1 £34,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £34,000 -
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 308 (76.62%) Windows
2 210 (52.24%) Microsoft
3 197 (49.00%) Active Directory
4 176 (43.78%) Windows Server
5 148 (36.82%) VMware
6 119 (29.60%) MS Exchange
7 117 (29.10%) Hyper-V
8 109 (27.11%) Citrix
9 101 (25.12%) Office 365
10 97 (24.13%) MS Office
11 96 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 92 (22.89%) Windows 7
13 88 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 85 (21.14%) ITIL
15 79 (19.65%) SCCM
16 78 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
17 77 (19.15%) Firewall
18 72 (17.91%) Linux
18 72 (17.91%) SAN
19 70 (17.41%) SQL
20 67 (16.67%) MS Excel
21 66 (16.42%) Cisco
21 66 (16.42%) Finance
22 61 (15.17%) SQL Server
23 57 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
24 55 (13.68%) LAN
24 55 (13.68%) WAN
25 54 (13.43%) DNS
25 54 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
26 52 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 119 (29.60%) MS Exchange
2 54 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (8.96%) IIS
5 32 (7.96%) SharePoint
6 23 (5.72%) Skype for Business
7 20 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (4.73%) Apache
9 11 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.75%) CMS
14 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.25%) Confluence
15 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
15 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 97 (24.13%) MS Office
2 67 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 5 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.75%) Siebel Analytics
4 2 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.25%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.25%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 101 (25.12%) Office 365
2 52 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.24%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.74%) IaaS
5 7 (1.74%) SaaS
6 4 (1.00%) PaaS
7 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 77 (19.15%) Firewall
2 72 (17.91%) SAN
3 55 (13.68%) LAN
3 55 (13.68%) WAN
4 54 (13.43%) DNS
5 52 (12.94%) TCP/IP
6 38 (9.45%) DHCP
7 25 (6.22%) VPN
8 22 (5.47%) Internet
9 19 (4.73%) NAS
10 18 (4.48%) VLAN
10 18 (4.48%) VoIP
11 14 (3.48%) IP Telephony
12 11 (2.74%) Wireless
13 10 (2.49%) NetScaler
13 10 (2.49%) Skype
14 9 (2.24%) iSCSI
15 8 (1.99%) Fibre Channel
16 7 (1.74%) MPLS
17 6 (1.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (3.73%) MySQL
4 4 (1.00%) Big Data
4 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.50%) DB2
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 3 (0.75%) JIRA
2 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (16.42%) Finance
2 21 (5.22%) Banking
3 19 (4.73%) Legal
4 13 (3.23%) Law
5 10 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.24%) Advertising
7 5 (1.24%) Front Office
7 5 (1.24%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.00%) Retail
9 3 (0.75%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) Marketing
10 2 (0.50%) French Language
10 2 (0.50%) German Language
10 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.72%) Web Services
2 21 (5.22%) SOAP
3 20 (4.98%) XML
4 6 (1.49%) WSH
5 5 (1.24%) Middleware
6 4 (1.00%) CSS
6 4 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.00%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.75%) .NET
8 2 (0.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (0.50%) COM
8 2 (0.50%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.50%) HTML
9 1 (0.25%) J2EE
9 1 (0.25%) LAMP
9 1 (0.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.21%) Clustering
2 29 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 26 (6.47%) Fat Client
3 26 (6.47%) Thin Client
4 14 (3.48%) Private Cloud
5 13 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.99%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.74%) Replication
8 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.24%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.24%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.24%) User Experience
8 5 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.00%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.00%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.50%) EPoS
11 2 (0.50%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 308 (76.62%) Windows
2 176 (43.78%) Windows Server
3 96 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (22.89%) Windows 7
5 78 (19.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (17.91%) Linux
7 39 (9.70%) Windows 10
8 37 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (4.23%) Solaris
10 16 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (3.98%) Windows 8
11 13 (3.23%) Mac OS X
12 9 (2.24%) Unix
13 8 (1.99%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.49%) AIX
14 6 (1.49%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.24%) Android
15 5 (1.24%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.75%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.75%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.14%) ITIL
2 45 (11.19%) Project Management
3 23 (5.72%) Migration
4 21 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (5.22%) Service Management
5 19 (4.73%) Use Case
6 16 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (3.73%) Change Control
7 15 (3.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 14 (3.48%) Coaching
8 14 (3.48%) Information Security
8 14 (3.48%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (3.23%) Information Assurance
9 13 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 11 (2.74%) Application Packaging
10 11 (2.74%) Server Building
10 11 (2.74%) Server Virtualisation
11 10 (2.49%) Change Management
11 10 (2.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (2.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 70 (17.41%) SQL
2 52 (12.94%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.74%) VBScript
4 10 (2.49%) C
5 7 (1.74%) Perl
6 6 (1.49%) Java
7 5 (1.24%) Python
7 5 (1.24%) VBA
8 4 (1.00%) C#
8 4 (1.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.00%) VB
9 3 (0.75%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.50%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.50%) Korn
11 1 (0.25%) RPG
11 1 (0.25%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 57 (14.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (10.95%) MCSE
3 30 (7.46%) Degree
4 23 (5.72%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (4.73%) MCP
6 17 (4.23%) CCNA
7 15 (3.73%) MCSA
8 13 (3.23%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.49%) MCITP
10 9 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.74%) CCNP
13 6 (1.49%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.24%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.75%) CCA
15 3 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
16 1 (0.25%) ACTC
16 1 (0.25%) MCTS
16 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
16 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.98%) SLA
2 4 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.50%) ISAE 3402
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 197 (49.00%) Active Directory
2 117 (29.10%) Hyper-V
3 88 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (12.19%) XenApp
5 33 (8.21%) XenDesktop
6 29 (7.21%) vSphere
7 19 (4.73%) Terminal Services
8 17 (4.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (3.48%) BitLocker
10 13 (3.23%) KVM
11 11 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (1.99%) Virtual Desktop
12 8 (1.99%) VMware ESX
13 7 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (1.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.75%) Shibboleth
16 3 (0.75%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.75%) XenServer
17 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 79 (19.65%) SCCM
2 19 (4.73%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 15 (3.73%) Icinga
5 14 (3.48%) SCOM
6 13 (3.23%) Cobbler
6 13 (3.23%) FreeIPA
6 13 (3.23%) Puppet
6 13 (3.23%) Zenoss
7 11 (2.74%) AirWatch
8 8 (1.99%) WSUS
9 7 (1.74%) SCVMM
10 6 (1.49%) Casper Suite
10 6 (1.49%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 3 (0.75%) Nagios
13 2 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 210 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 148 (36.82%) VMware
3 109 (27.11%) Citrix
4 66 (16.42%) Cisco
5 33 (8.21%) HP
6 27 (6.72%) EMC
7 21 (5.22%) Symantec
8 19 (4.73%) Veeam
9 18 (4.48%) NetApp
10 17 (4.23%) Dell
11 16 (3.98%) Apple
11 16 (3.98%) Oracle
11 16 (3.98%) Red Hat
12 14 (3.48%) Fortinet
12 14 (3.48%) LANDesk
13 10 (2.49%) Adobe
14 9 (2.24%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.99%) Remedy
16 7 (1.74%) Intel Security
16 7 (1.74%) Mitel
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