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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 414 431 359
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 214 251 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.59% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 201 235 338
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,175
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.41%
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
37695 42483 46604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.64% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32773 35948 39098
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 £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +45 24 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Croydon +3 8 £34,500 -23.33%
Canary Wharf -2 3 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £52,500 -
Docklands, London +12 2 £50,750 -15.41%
Wimbledon -14 2 £37,250 -17.22%
Southwark - 2 £39,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £38,750 -
Uxbridge +3 1 £33,250 -16.87%
Bromley +2 1 £32,500 -
Enfield - 1 £30,000 - 1
Feltham - 1 £32,500 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 - 1
Wembley - 1 £42,500 -
Ealing - 1 £34,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Bexleyheath - 1 £22,500 -
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 328 (79.81%) Windows
2 215 (52.31%) Active Directory
3 208 (50.61%) Microsoft
4 195 (47.45%) Windows Server
5 183 (44.53%) VMware
6 129 (31.39%) MS Exchange
7 114 (27.74%) Citrix
8 111 (27.01%) MS Office
9 110 (26.76%) Hyper-V
10 107 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 101 (24.57%) Office 365
12 99 (24.09%) VMware Infrastructure
13 94 (22.87%) Windows 7
14 91 (22.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 89 (21.65%) SAN
16 87 (21.17%) Firewall
17 77 (18.73%) ITIL
18 75 (18.25%) Cisco
19 74 (18.00%) SQL
20 72 (17.52%) Finance
21 71 (17.27%) Linux
22 67 (16.30%) LAN
22 67 (16.30%) DNS
23 66 (16.06%) TCP/IP
24 64 (15.57%) WAN
24 64 (15.57%) SCCM
25 62 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
26 61 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
27 59 (14.36%) SQL Server
28 54 (13.14%) 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
1 129 (31.39%) MS Exchange
2 61 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (9.00%) IIS
5 36 (8.76%) SharePoint
6 32 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (5.60%) Apache
8 18 (4.38%) Skype for Business
9 15 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.46%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.46%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.97%) CMS
11 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.49%) Confluence
13 2 (0.49%) JBoss
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 111 (27.01%) MS Office
2 48 (11.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
Business Applications
1 8 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.97%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.49%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.49%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 101 (24.57%) Office 365
2 54 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.89%) SaaS
5 10 (2.43%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.73%) IaaS
6 3 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.49%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.24%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.24%) Force.com
8 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (21.65%) SAN
2 87 (21.17%) Firewall
3 67 (16.30%) DNS
3 67 (16.30%) LAN
4 66 (16.06%) TCP/IP
5 64 (15.57%) WAN
6 45 (10.95%) DHCP
7 28 (6.81%) VPN
8 25 (6.08%) NAS
9 21 (5.11%) Internet
10 16 (3.89%) VoIP
11 15 (3.65%) VLAN
12 14 (3.41%) IP Telephony
13 10 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.43%) Skype
13 10 (2.43%) Wireless
14 8 (1.95%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.70%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (1.70%) MPLS
16 6 (1.46%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.14%) MySQL
3 14 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.49%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.49%) DB2
7 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.24%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.24%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 72 (17.52%) Finance
2 24 (5.84%) Legal
3 22 (5.35%) Law
4 15 (3.65%) Banking
5 13 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.70%) Advertising
7 6 (1.46%) Retail
8 4 (0.97%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.73%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.49%) French Language
10 2 (0.49%) German Language
10 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.68%) Web Services
2 9 (2.19%) XML
3 8 (1.95%) Middleware
3 8 (1.95%) SOAP
4 6 (1.46%) .NET
4 6 (1.46%) HTML
5 5 (1.22%) CSS
6 3 (0.73%) COM
6 3 (0.73%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.49%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.49%) LAMP
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
8 1 (0.24%) Spring
8 1 (0.24%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
1 37 (9.00%) Data Centre
2 32 (7.79%) Fat Client
2 32 (7.79%) Thin Client
3 19 (4.62%) Blackberry
4 16 (3.89%) Private Cloud
5 14 (3.41%) Replication
6 13 (3.16%) Clustering
7 12 (2.92%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.22%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.22%) User Experience
10 4 (0.97%) EMC VNX
10 4 (0.97%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.73%) iPad
11 3 (0.73%) PKI
11 3 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 328 (79.81%) Windows
2 195 (47.45%) Windows Server
3 107 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (22.87%) Windows 7
5 91 (22.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (17.27%) Linux
7 52 (12.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (8.03%) Windows 10
9 15 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.65%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.65%) Windows XP
10 12 (2.92%) Solaris
11 11 (2.68%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.95%) Unix
12 8 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (1.70%) Android
13 7 (1.70%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.70%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.22%) AIX
15 4 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.73%) ITIL
2 45 (10.95%) Project Management
3 28 (6.81%) Service Management
4 25 (6.08%) Migration
5 18 (4.38%) Change Control
5 18 (4.38%) Mentoring
6 17 (4.14%) Change Management
6 17 (4.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 16 (3.89%) Risk Assessment
8 15 (3.65%) Coaching
8 15 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (3.16%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (3.16%) CRM
9 13 (3.16%) Service Delivery
10 12 (2.92%) Information Assurance
10 12 (2.92%) Information Security
10 12 (2.92%) Problem Management
11 11 (2.68%) Application Packaging
12 9 (2.19%) Project Planning
13 8 (1.95%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 74 (18.00%) SQL
2 49 (11.92%) PowerShell
3 13 (3.16%) C
4 8 (1.95%) Java
5 7 (1.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.97%) C#
7 3 (0.73%) VBScript
8 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.49%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.24%) Korn
9 1 (0.24%) Perl
9 1 (0.24%) Python
9 1 (0.24%) RPG
9 1 (0.24%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (12.17%) MCSE
3 29 (7.06%) Degree
4 25 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (5.35%) MCP
6 21 (5.11%) CCNA
7 15 (3.65%) MCSA
8 9 (2.19%) CCNP
8 9 (2.19%) MCITP
9 7 (1.70%) CCA
9 7 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.46%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.97%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.73%) ACSA
13 2 (0.49%) CCEA
14 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.24%) ACTC
14 1 (0.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.41%) SLA
2 3 (0.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.49%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 215 (52.31%) Active Directory
2 110 (26.76%) Hyper-V
3 99 (24.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (12.90%) XenApp
5 43 (10.46%) XenDesktop
6 29 (7.06%) vSphere
7 21 (5.11%) Terminal Services
8 17 (4.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (3.89%) BitLocker
10 14 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
11 13 (3.16%) KVM
11 13 (3.16%) VMware ESX
12 11 (2.68%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (2.19%) XenServer
14 6 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.97%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
18 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.49%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 64 (15.57%) SCCM
2 20 (4.87%) SCOM
3 19 (4.62%) Backup Exec
4 18 (4.38%) AirWatch
5 17 (4.14%) Icinga
6 12 (2.92%) Cobbler
6 12 (2.92%) FreeIPA
6 12 (2.92%) Puppet
6 12 (2.92%) Zenoss
7 9 (2.19%) WSUS
8 8 (1.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (1.95%) SCVMM
9 7 (1.70%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.97%) Casper Suite
10 4 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.73%) Nagios
12 2 (0.49%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.49%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.49%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 208 (50.61%) Microsoft
2 183 (44.53%) VMware
3 114 (27.74%) Citrix
4 75 (18.25%) Cisco
5 30 (7.30%) EMC
6 28 (6.81%) HP
7 24 (5.84%) Veeam
8 23 (5.60%) Symantec
9 21 (5.11%) Dell
10 19 (4.62%) LANDesk
11 17 (4.14%) Apple
11 17 (4.14%) Fortinet
12 16 (3.89%) Red Hat
13 14 (3.41%) NetApp
14 10 (2.43%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.43%) Mitel
15 9 (2.19%) Bloomberg
15 9 (2.19%) Reuters
16 8 (1.95%) Adobe
16 8 (1.95%) SonicWALL
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Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum dependent on current rate and experi
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + comprehensive corporate benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary is approx 35-45k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Vacancy Filler
Salary: From £23,803 to £24,444 per annum + £1,773 London Weighting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 15 days ago
London
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Technology Services Group
Salary: Competitive
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London
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Salary: £34000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + bonus, healthcare and pension
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Salary: £50,000 per year
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