The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 159 155 162
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 32 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.85% 0.81% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.85% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 36
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £43,000 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -
3rd Line Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3649 3424 4053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.23% 95.64% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3205 2824 3454
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Manchester region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Stockport +14 7 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Cheadle - 3 £30,000 - 2
Salford - 3 £31,600 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 2 £32,750 -
Bury -6 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Altrincham - 1 £32,500 -
3rd Line Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Manchester region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
4 29 (64.44%) VMware
5 23 (51.11%) Windows Server
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (31.11%) ITIL
9 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
9 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
11 11 (24.44%) Citrix
11 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
11 11 (24.44%) SCCM
12 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
13 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.00%) VPN
13 9 (20.00%) Office 365
14 8 (17.78%) DNS
14 8 (17.78%) DHCP
14 8 (17.78%) MS Office
15 7 (15.56%) VBScript
15 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
16 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
16 6 (13.33%) Finance
16 6 (13.33%) WSUS
16 6 (13.33%) SAN
16 6 (13.33%) Linux

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (11.11%) CMS
3 5 (11.11%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS Office
3 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) VPN
2 8 (17.78%) DHCP
2 8 (17.78%) DNS
3 6 (13.33%) SAN
4 4 (8.89%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) VLAN
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
5 3 (6.67%) LAN
5 3 (6.67%) NAS
5 3 (6.67%) Skype
5 3 (6.67%) WLAN
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) BGP
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.22%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) OSPF
7 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Legal
3 4 (8.89%) Advertising
4 3 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.11%) Clustering
1 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (51.11%) Windows Server
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) Linux
6 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
8 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.67%) Unix
9 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Document Management
2 5 (11.11%) Expense Management
2 5 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 5 (11.11%) Workflow
3 3 (6.67%) Data Management
3 3 (6.67%) Information Security
3 3 (6.67%) Master Data Management
3 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.44%) Coaching
4 2 (4.44%) DevOps
4 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) High Availability
4 2 (4.44%) Network Design
4 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.56%) VBScript
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) MCSA
2 5 (11.11%) MCT
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) WSUS
3 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.67%) HP SIM
4 3 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 29 (64.44%) VMware
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
4 6 (13.33%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) Dell
5 5 (11.11%) iManage
5 5 (11.11%) Interwoven
5 5 (11.11%) Symantec
6 4 (8.89%) Veeam
7 3 (6.67%) GFI Software
7 3 (6.67%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.67%) Sophos
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Apple
9 1 (2.22%) Avaya
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