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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 442 403 376
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 208 276 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.62% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.65% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 190 265 348
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +4.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,143 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.15% +4.34%
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
38279 42270 47410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.67% 95.69% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33317 35754 39739
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 June 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 June 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 +39 24 £32,000 -32.98% 3
Canary Wharf +10 8 £53,750 -10.41%
Croydon +2 7 £34,500 -23.33%
Docklands, London +18 2 £50,750 -15.41%
Twickenham +16 2 £35,000 +11.11%
Wimbledon -16 2 £37,000 -15.90%
Southwark - 2 £39,500 - 1
Uxbridge +4 1 £33,250 -11.33%
Wembley - 1 £42,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £32,000 -
Bromley - 1 £32,500 -
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 -
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 324 (77.70%) Windows
2 207 (49.64%) Active Directory
3 203 (48.68%) Microsoft
4 200 (47.96%) VMware
5 190 (45.56%) Windows Server
6 126 (30.22%) MS Exchange
7 121 (29.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 119 (28.54%) Citrix
9 107 (25.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 101 (24.22%) MS Office
11 98 (23.50%) Firewall
12 97 (23.26%) Hyper-V
12 97 (23.26%) Office 365
13 92 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 90 (21.58%) Windows 7
15 88 (21.10%) Cisco
16 86 (20.62%) SAN
17 80 (19.18%) SQL
18 74 (17.75%) ITIL
19 73 (17.51%) Finance
20 72 (17.27%) Linux
20 72 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
21 71 (17.03%) LAN
22 68 (16.31%) Exchange Server 2010
23 67 (16.07%) DNS
24 65 (15.59%) TCP/IP
25 64 (15.35%) Windows Server 2003
26 61 (14.63%) WAN
26 61 (14.63%) SQL Server
27 60 (14.39%) MCSE

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 (30.22%) MS Exchange
2 68 (16.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (11.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (10.55%) SharePoint
5 38 (9.11%) IIS
6 36 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (5.04%) Skype for Business
8 20 (4.80%) Apache
9 19 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2000
11 6 (1.44%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.72%) CMS
13 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.48%) Confluence
14 2 (0.48%) JBoss
14 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 101 (24.22%) MS Office
2 47 (11.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.48%) Cognos Planning
4 2 (0.48%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 97 (23.26%) Office 365
2 47 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (4.32%) SaaS
5 11 (2.64%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.24%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.24%) Force.com
8 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (23.50%) Firewall
2 86 (20.62%) SAN
3 71 (17.03%) LAN
4 67 (16.07%) DNS
5 65 (15.59%) TCP/IP
6 61 (14.63%) WAN
7 51 (12.23%) DHCP
8 35 (8.39%) VPN
9 29 (6.95%) Internet
10 25 (6.00%) NAS
11 18 (4.32%) VLAN
12 17 (4.08%) VoIP
13 15 (3.60%) IP Telephony
14 14 (3.36%) iSCSI
15 12 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (2.88%) Skype
16 10 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (2.16%) Wireless
18 7 (1.68%) HTTP
18 7 (1.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.80%) MySQL
3 16 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.48%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.48%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.24%) DB2
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.92%) JIRA
2 4 (0.96%) ProC
General
1 73 (17.51%) Finance
2 24 (5.76%) Law
3 23 (5.52%) Legal
4 14 (3.36%) Banking
5 13 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.16%) Retail
7 7 (1.68%) Advertising
8 3 (0.72%) Back Office
8 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.48%) Billing
9 2 (0.48%) French Language
9 2 (0.48%) German Language
9 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.92%) Middleware
2 6 (1.44%) .NET
2 6 (1.44%) Web Services
3 5 (1.20%) HTML
4 4 (0.96%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.96%) CSS
4 4 (0.96%) WSH
4 4 (0.96%) XML
5 3 (0.72%) COM
5 3 (0.72%) SOAP
6 2 (0.48%) LAMP
6 2 (0.48%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.11%) Data Centre
2 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.67%) Fat Client
3 32 (7.67%) Thin Client
4 25 (6.00%) Blackberry
5 17 (4.08%) Clustering
6 15 (3.60%) Private Cloud
7 13 (3.12%) Replication
8 12 (2.88%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.68%) iPhone
10 6 (1.44%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.44%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.96%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.96%) User Experience
11 4 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.72%) iPad
12 3 (0.72%) PKI
12 3 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 324 (77.70%) Windows
2 190 (45.56%) Windows Server
3 121 (29.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 90 (21.58%) Windows 7
6 72 (17.27%) Linux
7 64 (15.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 31 (7.43%) Windows 10
9 20 (4.80%) Windows 8
10 16 (3.84%) Windows XP
11 13 (3.12%) Unix
12 12 (2.88%) Android
12 12 (2.88%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (2.64%) Solaris
14 10 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.92%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.68%) Ubuntu
17 5 (1.20%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.96%) Debian
18 4 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (17.75%) ITIL
2 37 (8.87%) Project Management
3 25 (6.00%) Service Management
4 20 (4.80%) Mentoring
5 19 (4.56%) Change Management
6 18 (4.32%) CRM
7 17 (4.08%) Change Control
7 17 (4.08%) Migration
8 16 (3.84%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 15 (3.60%) Problem Management
9 15 (3.60%) Risk Assessment
9 15 (3.60%) Service Delivery
10 14 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (2.64%) Application Packaging
12 10 (2.40%) Coaching
13 9 (2.16%) Investment Management
13 9 (2.16%) Project Planning
14 8 (1.92%) Incident Management
14 8 (1.92%) Information Security
14 8 (1.92%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 80 (19.18%) SQL
2 48 (11.51%) PowerShell
3 15 (3.60%) C
4 7 (1.68%) Java
4 7 (1.68%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.44%) VBScript
6 3 (0.72%) C#
7 2 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.48%) C++
7 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.48%) VB
8 1 (0.24%) Korn
8 1 (0.24%) Perl
8 1 (0.24%) Python
8 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (14.39%) MCSE
3 27 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (5.76%) Degree
5 23 (5.52%) MCP
6 22 (5.28%) CCNA
7 19 (4.56%) MCSA
8 13 (3.12%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (3.12%) MCITP
8 13 (3.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.40%) CCNP
10 9 (2.16%) CCA
11 7 (1.68%) ACSA
12 6 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.20%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.96%) SC Cleared
15 2 (0.48%) CCEA
16 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
16 1 (0.24%) JNCIA
16 1 (0.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.80%) SLA
2 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.48%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 207 (49.64%) Active Directory
2 107 (25.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (23.26%) Hyper-V
4 52 (12.47%) XenApp
5 40 (9.59%) XenDesktop
6 27 (6.47%) vSphere
7 22 (5.28%) Terminal Services
8 16 (3.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 15 (3.60%) BitLocker
9 15 (3.60%) VMware ESX
10 13 (3.12%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (1.92%) KVM
12 8 (1.92%) Terminal Server
12 8 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (1.92%) XenServer
13 6 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.48%) Squid
Systems Management
1 56 (13.43%) SCCM
2 20 (4.80%) Backup Exec
3 18 (4.32%) AirWatch
3 18 (4.32%) SCOM
4 16 (3.84%) Icinga
5 7 (1.68%) Cobbler
5 7 (1.68%) FreeIPA
5 7 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (1.68%) Puppet
5 7 (1.68%) Zenoss
6 6 (1.44%) SCVMM
6 6 (1.44%) WSUS
7 3 (0.72%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.72%) Nagios
8 2 (0.48%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.48%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.48%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 203 (48.68%) Microsoft
2 200 (47.96%) VMware
3 119 (28.54%) Citrix
4 88 (21.10%) Cisco
5 31 (7.43%) EMC
6 22 (5.28%) HP
6 22 (5.28%) Veeam
7 21 (5.04%) Symantec
8 19 (4.56%) LANDesk
9 17 (4.08%) Apple
10 16 (3.84%) Fortinet
11 15 (3.60%) Dell
12 13 (3.12%) Red Hat
13 11 (2.64%) Avaya
14 10 (2.40%) Bloomberg
15 9 (2.16%) CheckPoint
15 9 (2.16%) Mitel
15 9 (2.16%) NetApp
15 9 (2.16%) Oracle
15 9 (2.16%) Reuters
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southwark
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London, Zone 1
MillsHill
Salary: £55,000 per year + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago