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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 464 344 416
Rank change year-on-year
-120 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 198 367 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.86% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 177 339 288
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
40326 42640 46978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.81% 95.81% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34966 35890 38832
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 29 £32,000 -15.78% 3
Canary Wharf +19 15 £47,500 -20.83%
Sidcup - 5 £38,500 -
Docklands, London +23 3 £41,500 -30.83%
Twickenham +10 3 £35,000 +11.11%
Croydon -4 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Wimbledon -15 2 £37,000 -15.90%
Mayfair -6 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Bromley - 1 £38,500 - 1
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Ruislip - 1 £38,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £32,000 -
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 359 (79.25%) Windows
2 231 (50.99%) VMware
2 231 (50.99%) Microsoft
3 220 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 196 (43.27%) Windows Server
5 161 (35.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 151 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 127 (28.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 126 (27.81%) Cisco
9 121 (26.71%) Citrix
10 120 (26.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 110 (24.28%) Firewall
12 99 (21.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 96 (21.19%) SAN
14 94 (20.75%) MS Office
14 94 (20.75%) Hyper-V
15 93 (20.53%) Windows 7
16 92 (20.31%) Office 365
17 90 (19.87%) Windows Server 2003
17 90 (19.87%) Finance
18 88 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2010
19 87 (19.21%) LAN
20 83 (18.32%) SQL
21 82 (18.10%) MCSE
22 81 (17.88%) ITIL
23 76 (16.78%) SQL Server
24 68 (15.01%) Exchange Server 2013
25 67 (14.79%) Linux
25 67 (14.79%) DNS
26 66 (14.57%) WAN

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
1 151 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 88 (19.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (15.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 56 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 51 (11.26%) IIS
6 48 (10.60%) SharePoint
7 36 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 27 (5.96%) Skype for Business
9 14 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2000
10 11 (2.43%) Apache
11 8 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.55%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.32%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.88%) JBoss
15 3 (0.66%) CMS
15 3 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 94 (20.75%) MS Office
2 58 (12.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.88%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (0.88%) Cognos Planning
3 4 (0.88%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 92 (20.31%) Office 365
2 41 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.75%) SaaS
4 13 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (1.99%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.55%) IaaS
7 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.44%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.22%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.22%) Force.com
9 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 110 (24.28%) Firewall
2 96 (21.19%) SAN
3 87 (19.21%) LAN
4 67 (14.79%) DNS
5 66 (14.57%) WAN
6 64 (14.13%) TCP/IP
7 54 (11.92%) VPN
8 51 (11.26%) DHCP
9 44 (9.71%) Internet
10 27 (5.96%) VLAN
11 25 (5.52%) VoIP
12 22 (4.86%) iSCSI
13 20 (4.42%) Fibre Channel
14 17 (3.75%) NAS
15 16 (3.53%) SSL
15 16 (3.53%) Wireless
16 15 (3.31%) HTTP
17 13 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (2.87%) IP Telephony
18 11 (2.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.87%) MySQL
3 13 (2.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.88%) Cognos Impromptu
4 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.44%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.99%) JIRA
1 9 (1.99%) ProC
General
1 90 (19.87%) Finance
2 29 (6.40%) Law
3 17 (3.75%) Legal
4 16 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.87%) Banking
6 12 (2.65%) Advertising
6 12 (2.65%) Retail
7 6 (1.32%) Back Office
8 4 (0.88%) Marketing
9 2 (0.44%) Billing
9 2 (0.44%) French Language
9 2 (0.44%) Games
9 2 (0.44%) German Language
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.43%) .NET
2 7 (1.55%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.55%) WSH
3 5 (1.10%) HTML
3 5 (1.10%) Middleware
4 4 (0.88%) CSS
5 3 (0.66%) COM
6 2 (0.44%) LAMP
6 2 (0.44%) Web Services
6 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.60%) Blackberry
2 41 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (8.39%) Data Centre
4 29 (6.40%) Fat Client
4 29 (6.40%) Thin Client
5 26 (5.74%) Clustering
6 16 (3.53%) Hedge funds
7 15 (3.31%) Equities
8 14 (3.09%) iPhone
9 13 (2.87%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.87%) Replication
10 7 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.55%) iPad
10 7 (1.55%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.32%) EMC VNX
12 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.88%) HP Storage
12 4 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.88%) PKI
12 4 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 359 (79.25%) Windows
2 196 (43.27%) Windows Server
3 161 (35.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 120 (26.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (20.53%) Windows 7
6 90 (19.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (14.79%) Linux
8 33 (7.28%) Windows 8
9 30 (6.62%) Unix
10 21 (4.64%) Windows 10
11 19 (4.19%) Android
11 19 (4.19%) Solaris
12 18 (3.97%) Windows 2000 Server
13 15 (3.31%) Windows XP
14 9 (1.99%) Apple iOS
14 9 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (1.32%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.32%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.88%) CatOS
16 4 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.88%) ITIL
2 34 (7.51%) Problem Management
2 34 (7.51%) Service Management
3 25 (5.52%) Change Management
4 23 (5.08%) Mentoring
5 21 (4.64%) CRM
6 20 (4.42%) Project Management
7 19 (4.19%) Migration
8 17 (3.75%) Service Delivery
9 16 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (3.53%) Patch Management
10 15 (3.31%) Multithreading
11 14 (3.09%) Line Management
12 12 (2.65%) Incident Management
13 11 (2.43%) Application Packaging
14 10 (2.21%) Change Control
14 10 (2.21%) Data Protection
14 10 (2.21%) ITIL V3
14 10 (2.21%) ITSM
15 9 (1.99%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (18.32%) SQL
2 50 (11.04%) PowerShell
3 22 (4.86%) C
4 15 (3.31%) C++
5 8 (1.77%) Java
5 8 (1.77%) VBScript
6 5 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.66%) C#
8 2 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.44%) VB
8 2 (0.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.22%) Python
9 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (21.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (18.10%) MCSE
3 47 (10.38%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (8.83%) CCNA
5 35 (7.73%) MCP
6 30 (6.62%) MCSA
7 27 (5.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 22 (4.86%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (4.86%) Degree
9 21 (4.64%) MCITP
10 14 (3.09%) ACSA
10 14 (3.09%) CCNP
11 13 (2.87%) CCA
12 8 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.10%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.88%) CCEA
14 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
15 3 (0.66%) CCIE
15 3 (0.66%) JNCIA
16 2 (0.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.08%) SLA
2 4 (0.88%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.44%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 220 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 127 (28.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (20.75%) Hyper-V
4 49 (10.82%) XenApp
5 36 (7.95%) XenDesktop
6 28 (6.18%) vSphere
7 22 (4.86%) Terminal Services
8 19 (4.19%) VMware ESX
9 14 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (2.87%) Terminal Server
11 11 (2.43%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (1.77%) XenServer
13 7 (1.55%) BitLocker
13 7 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.66%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.44%) NFS
17 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 1 (0.22%) Squid
17 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (9.93%) SCCM
2 18 (3.97%) SCOM
3 14 (3.09%) AirWatch
4 13 (2.87%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 7 (1.55%) Icinga
7 6 (1.32%) DameWare
8 5 (1.10%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.66%) SCOrch
9 3 (0.66%) WSUS
10 2 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.44%) Nagios
10 2 (0.44%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.44%) SCSM
11 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.22%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 231 (50.99%) Microsoft
1 231 (50.99%) VMware
2 126 (27.81%) Cisco
3 121 (26.71%) Citrix
4 37 (8.17%) HP
5 26 (5.74%) Dell
6 25 (5.52%) EMC
7 24 (5.30%) Apple
8 22 (4.86%) Avaya
9 20 (4.42%) LANDesk
10 17 (3.75%) Symantec
11 16 (3.53%) Veeam
12 15 (3.31%) Juniper
13 10 (2.21%) Bloomberg
14 9 (1.99%) CommVault
14 9 (1.99%) NetApp
15 8 (1.77%) Fortinet
15 8 (1.77%) SonicWALL
16 7 (1.55%) Red Hat
16 7 (1.55%) Reuters
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